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Time For Spring And Nature Renewal

~ The first day of spring is here, and for many unhappy winter dwellers, it’s finally time to embrace the wakeup call of mother nature! Indeed, more and more individuals struggle with seasonal affective disorder during the winter months as a result of decreased exposure to direct sunlight. Consequently, now that the days are getting… Continue reading Time For Spring And Nature Renewal

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Plants Can Hear Animals Using Their Flowers

~ And they react to the buzzing of pollinators by sweetening their nectar. Friends, this incredible article, by Ed Yong left me in the state of awe and appreciation of the unseen. "The latest experiments in this niche but increasingly vocal field come from Lilach Hadany and Yossi Yovel at Tel Aviv University. In one set,… Continue reading Plants Can Hear Animals Using Their Flowers

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Earthing With Dogs

~ Clearly pets are innately aware of Earthing and Grounding benefits. By observing their behavior, we can learn to adapt and incorporate some of the naturally available healing techniques. Typical Floridian evening. Doggies trained me to enjoy the walk outside. Afterward, I took my ancient, puppy chewed up flip flops off to Earth and Ground myself. Zoe… Continue reading Earthing With Dogs

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Geiko

~Geiko created entirely by echeveria succulent flowers at Minter Gardens, Vancouver. Inspiring and uplifting creation of nature and human's imagination. Here are the real, moving Florida lizards that greet us daily outside. Make it a very green and creative day, dear Friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 The first image listed here does not belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com, but the… Continue reading Geiko

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Ready For Spring 🌷🌿

~ 🌷Happy Friday to all Friends. 🌷 Wishing you a colorful weekend with upcoming warm Spring in mind. 🌕 Now that the full moon took away all the uncertainty and high emotions, it's time to regroup, visualize and manifest the future aligned with your goals and purpose ✨🌸☀️🌸✨ Soar high and dream big🌟 Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 All photographs… Continue reading Ready For Spring 🌷🌿

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When Fashion and Nature Collide

Nature is deeply healing to our soul. Fresh air, flowers, and trees has a direct link to our wellbeing. Stress and anxiety seem to melt away under the sun, by the water, and amongst the trees. It increases a positive mood, emotionally and physically, reducing blood pressure, heart rate, muscle tension, and the production of […]… Continue reading When Fashion and Nature Collide

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Florida Softshell Turtle 🐢

~ Feels so good to be of service to Nature, returning its boundless blessings. Driving back home from yet another dental appointment, I had to suddenly stop the car in the middle of the road. This little guy was just lying in the middle of the street with cars in the front just swirling around… Continue reading Florida Softshell Turtle 🐢

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Green and Red Serenity

~ Mesmerizing serenity meant to be shared. I can not stop staring. Ester loves to travel and capture such images via Green and red — Travelling around the world Much love and peace to all of you. Make it a very green day. Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 The images here do not belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com, but to Estersblog… Continue reading Green and Red Serenity

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Be Near Nature And Change Your Life

~ 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

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Happy Weekend Wishes

~ Sharing a bit of Florida Sunshine with all of you, guys.  Have an absolutely wonderfully bright and colorful day and weekend, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 The image listed here belongs to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱

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A Little Bit Of Heaven

~ Transformations come in packages big and small. Imagine how the lives turn out in this beautiful Romanian village. My thoughts are that people are earthy, honest and super happy. I stared at this green heavenly valley for a while. The simplicity of this lifestyle and earthly beauty purified my heart. Moreover, I think just… Continue reading A Little Bit Of Heaven

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Fresh Start With Flower Containers

~ My front door Coleus beauty happily greets all of you on the very first day of 2019. Love, hugs, peace, and a sense of awe - that is what my plant baby sends to the world to all of you, my friends. Here is a little prep that went on a month ago and… Continue reading Fresh Start With Flower Containers

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Never Have I Ever.

~ Never have I ever seen a black squirrel before. Sure I saw squirrels dressed bright orange in Kiev and plain grey in the USA, but never dressed in the black tuxedo. I literally did not believe my daughter, when she said to look at a "black squirrel". I thought she was a bit off… Continue reading Never Have I Ever.

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This Cup Is Mine Now

~ Friendship is like a sheltering tree.” — Samuel Taylor Coleridge   This post is a follow up to this month flower cup quest. My dear friends, I thank you for all the encouragement I got to look for this special flower lady cup. Unfortunately, since I was out of the airport, where I first… Continue reading This Cup Is Mine Now

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Let’s Talk Flowers And Gifts

~ Caring friendship, flower delivery and pure allure of the morning surprise will brighten anyone's morning. A sleepless night of compressed upper disk back pain, that I brought up all on my own left me in pure discomfort lying on the floor early in the morning. Turns out my extra vigorous arm presses in the… Continue reading Let’s Talk Flowers And Gifts