✨A very meaningful way to start any day. Have to share and spread the light. Make it a memorable and worthwhile day💫 Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 Disclosure: The images used in this post do not belong to Plantsandbeyond.
~ Have you ever felt peace, rejuvenation, calmness when you find yourself next to Nature? ✨🌳☀️🌿✨ How about taking in the view of breathtaking greenery behind your window? The refreshing and relaxing effect of Green color making a positive effect on our brains. There is a multitude of scientific studies done to this day, proving… Continue reading Be Near Nature And Change Your Life
~Isn't that simple? Simply Be Kind. It is contagious. A fascinating feature of kindness is that it self-replicating and inspiring kindness in others. When we ourselves perform an act of kindness, this is likely to encourage others to act in a similar way. One study conducted at Cambridge University found that seeing someone else helps… Continue reading Be Kind
~Transformations come in packages big and small. Forest bathing prioritizing your mental health and physical wellbeing. Nature reminds us of how important to leave our house, shut off the phone and live in the NOW. Going outside and centering yourself in nature, means Forest Bathing. Even if you are at the beach, you are grounding and… Continue reading Forest Bathing Transformation
Not their Mommy, but a Witch. This is what my dear teenagers call me when I am writing, creating and working on my blog posts. It is Autumn, but not quite the festive end of October Halloween Holliday yet. My increasingly annoyed and bored kids are placing Witch signs all over my office. “Mom”……………… “Moom”………………… Continue reading The Witch Is In
"There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it."🌅 ~Edith Worton 🍵Coming up on this inspiring quote, drinking my green tea in silence, this newly discovered phrase deeply resonated with my being. Going through people my path has crossed, I could count scantly who brought the light… Continue reading Spread the Light. Be the Lighthouse.✨✨✨
🌳What a gratifying feeling to make a positive difference in people's lives. 🌿Helping others improving their lives makes my existence worthwhile, especially if it involves plants, healing, and tranquility. 🌸 A recent Balcony project was a labor of love. A wonderful gentleman wanted to improve his patio natural ambiance, get professional plant advice about succulents and… Continue reading 🌾Balcony Bliss🌱
Not their Mommy, but a Witch. This is what my dear teenagers call me when I am writing, creating and working on my new blog. It is Autumn, but not quite the festive end of October Halloween Holliday yet. My increasingly annoyed and bored kids are placing Witch signs all over my office. “Mom”……………… “Moom”………………… Continue reading The Witch is In
⏳By moving through your life more slowly and attentively, you'll discover a great deal of wisdom emerging from unexpected sources that you'd otherwise miss by being in a hurry.⌛️ Not so afraid of my puppy Zoe, this marvelous morning guest was crossing the backyard, chewing on leaves. So very cute, indeed.🍀 I had to look… Continue reading Don’t shoo away this Tortoise visitor!🌾🐾🐢
This is a first. Instead of meditating at the beach, an unlikely oceanic aggression witnessed. Help me decide who is right?! After air travel, work, stressful week, this trip to the beach was in order. Becoming one with nature heals my body and spirit throughout. Looking into morning horizon, two dolphins were spotted, playing and… Continue reading Beachy Squabble
Heal thyself with Garden Therapy. That's right. Right after this torturous dental procedure, feeling numb, but determined to expedite the healing process, I rushed to a local Garden center. However, the store didn't have couldn't have enough vivid flowers at my disposal. All I wanted was colorful and vivid flowers that are miniature enough to fit… Continue reading Root Canal Garden Therapy
Plant it. Grow it. Eat it. My loving father brought this planter to me years ago. He particularly was attracted to the sweet donkey, saying that the planter is antique. Ceramics occupied my outside space for years, until this week. New planting season inspired organic sage to be placed inside the cute planter and I absolutely love… Continue reading Antique Donkey Carriage Planter
Lately, I am just driven to make container flower arrangements at all cost. The OCD feeling of creating beauty out of nothing is new to me and very welcomed. Waking up groggy, unsure of what task to jump to next, I decided that planting a front house planter would be more beneficial than anything else… Continue reading Passion for Purple Flower Planter
Thank you, G-d for keeping my family safe. But I am also grateful to Hurricane Irma. Yes, I am. Never have I ever before realized the power of friendship, true care of real friends, human kindness, soul connection, comradery and family ties. A Week from Hell, anticipation of natural disaster brought classic textbook Panic symptoms… Continue reading Hurricane Irma Aftermath
I love living in Sunny Florida. Really do. But how do I get through this Nature's fury? Can't uplift 3 dogs, parents in law and kids. Roads are blocked with escaped families, no air tickets available to fly out, water sold out in stores.......Prayers needed badly to push this beast back to the Atlantic ocean. Wish us… Continue reading Hurricane Irma, Category 5, coming to my beloved Florida -Friends, need your Prayers, pretty please.