September is almost here, and with it comes a day to celebrate our grandparents. Since 1979, National Grandparents Day has allowed us to honor the love, patience and kindness that grandparents show us.
Just as grandparents love to spoil their grandchildren, with this occasion, we have a chance to make their day truly special. There are so many ways to show our grandparents that we cherish them. Whether your grandparents live in the Twin Cities, just down the street, across the country or in a nursing home or assisted living facility like Bel Ray Senior Living, Schaaf Floral will deliver a memorable bouquet or gift to honor your grandparents.
Here are a few ways that Schaaf Floral designers suggest to celebrate our grandparents for a special Grandparents Day for all. Read More about A Day to Celebrate Grandparents »
From the time your student receives their official University of Minnesota acceptance letter to the day before moving to campus, there are a multitude of things to accomplish. And so many questions? Picking out that colorful comforter and amazing desk lamp is so much fun! But does your student really have all that they need? Schaaf Floral has a list for your student of items that will make dorm living so much easier! Read More about Moving Off To College-Is Your Freshman Ready? »
Finding unique treasures in unusual places can be an exciting event. One-of-a-kind finds create wonderful gifts for others. At Schaaf Floral, our giftware, gift books and They’ll wonder how you found such thoughtful, intriguing designs. And you’ll be blown away by the selection and creativity found in our shop. Take a look at the exclusive pieces found only at Schaaf Floral. Read More about Find Thoughtful, Intriguing Designs »
Father’s Day only rolls around once a year and this month is it! We look forward to celebrating dads, stepdads, grandfathers and any other father figure in your life this season. A great way to show all of the men in your life what they mean to you is with a gorgeous plant design, floral bouquet or tasty gourmet treat basket. Take a look at the amazing Father’s Day collection Schaaf Floral has put together and choose something perfect for the father figures in your life at Father’s Day this year. Read More about Give Dad a Modern Flair for Father’s Day »
Each year around the holidays, while many families are making plans for joy and glad tidings, the families of fallen military veterans are often grieving the loss of their loved one. The holidays can be difficult for anyone who has experienced this kind of loss, so the Wreaths Across America wreath-laying ceremony was developed as a way to actively show honor and pay tribute to our fallen heroes. Started at Arlington National Cemetery, this program now extends across the nation and abroad. Let this be a time of remembrance and gratitude when you decorated your loved one's final resting place with a wreath or beautiful patriotic holiday flowers. The floral artisans at Schaaf Floral have a beautiful line of flowers and wreaths dedicated to honoring the memory of our heroic veterans. Read More about Patriotic Holiday Flowers »
Each year at the holidays, we spend weeks preparing for the festivities by decorating our homes with delightful ornaments, greenery and other decor. This year, try including some homemade, do-it-yourself crafts that showcase your creative talent while adding a personal touch to each room of your home. A beautiful paper poinsettia design is a great way to celebrate the real poinsettias you display each year. Take a look at the many floral arrangements designed by the floral artisans at Schaaf Floral for your holiday enjoyment. Read More about Beautiful DIY Crafts »
On National Bosses Day--which falls on October 16, FYI--you have a unique opportunity to honor that leader, guide or mentor in your life whose everyday efforts might go a little unsung. Not only does doing so create some good karma in the workplace, but you're likely to make someone you care about smile. Schaaf Floral has gifts big and small to achieve both goals. Read More about Make Your Boss Smile This Bosses Day »
The month of September is self-care month, and one of the best, but most overlooked, ways to care for yourself is by creating a healthy work environment for yourself and those around you. Make the space where you work warm and inviting by clearing away clutter, arranging furniture in an open format, and decorating with live potted plants or dish gardens. Working in a clean, plant friendly environment has been known to optimize focus, since plants actually filter impurities from the air. Schaaf Floral encourages you to select a few of our many plant designs for your office or workspace. Read More about Become Self-Care Aware This September »
On April 25, we observe Administrative Professionals Day. It is part of a week during which employers in all industries all over the world, but especially in the United States, recognize the people who work as administrative professionals. It used to be known as National Secretaries Week. The Schaaf Floral team is thrilled to be able to help the businesses in our community observe this unofficial day and week of recognition. Read More about Bring A Little Awareness To Your Desktop »
Everyone can have a green thumb when you combine the beautiful plants and expert care advice from Schaaf Floral. With over 315,000 varieties of green and flowering plants, orchids, and succulents it would be impossible to present one set of care instructions. However, we are happy to share some easy maintenance tips for some of the more popular plant choices in our shop - head over to our selection of green and flowering plants and check these out!
Remember: Green and flowering plants make excellent gifts for Administrative Professionals Day! Read More about Indoor Green and Flowering Plant Care »