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The One Gift Perfect For ALL Occasions | MAMANUSHKA
While I was preparing for some medical exams, I had this lecturer who would explain a certain type of investigation- I forget exactly what now, some kind of blood test (that is a good initial choice for all patients, regardless of presentation)- by saying ;‘it’s like flowers. good for any occasion’. I loved that analogy, and you know what? He was totally right. Birthday? Flowers. Anniversary? Flowers. Graduation? Flowers. Sick Visit? Flowers, Funeral? Flowers. ‘I wish he/she hadn’t bought me these flowers!’ – says no one ever (unless perhaps you are unfortunate enough to have an allergy them)! And really, we all know the best occasion for flowers is no occasion at all. Whenever I can’t justify splurging on buying myself a particular bouquet that has caught my eye I will often justify it easily enough in my mind, if I think of someone to gift them to. A girlfriend I’m about to visit or a fellow mum whose kid has invited mine for a play date. (Like these gorgeously named ‘blushing brides’ that I couldn’t resist one time…) I often think – if only men realized the power in buying a ‘no occasion’ bunch of flowers for the special ladies in their lives once …