Our weekly Cocktail Talk is to break up from our daily work routine and have a talk over cocktails about everthing that interests us. Today’s talk is our Episod 5. In today’s episode, we talk about Jack & Cola cocktail–a traditional cocktail that is easy and fast to make. We also talk about how natural positively influences our life from outdoor activities like hiking to natural food and interior design. As usual, at the end of the episode, we talk about the new smart home technologies like remote-controlled diffusers that bring in aroma therapy to home and plugs that can remotely control lighting fixtures, your Christmas trees, fans and etc… We list the resources below. So please enjoy!
Hi, guys! Our annual holiday gift guide is here. From Christmas tree ornaments, candles, candle holders, tabletop, plants, home decor and dinnerware…etc.We are putting together something quite special for the year of 2020 and we are living blogging our gift ideas right here on our blog. Please check back constantly for updates. Happy Black Friday Shopping!
We talked about how color, light, plants, air quality, noise reduction..etc affect our well being at home in our recent blog series of 7 Ways to Design Wellness at Home. You can click here for part I , click here for part II , and click here for part III. The more time we spend at home, the more important we feel home is to us. Today, we are going to talk about one more important factor that will affect how we feel at home—the scent. We often say Stop to Smell Roses. The sweet and fresh scent of those fresh roses often relaxes us and puts a big smile on our face in a second—that is the magical power of the natural fragrance. Throughout history, fragrance has been used as a way to delight the senses. Some of the first known uses of fragrances date back to the times of the ancient Egyptians. The Egyptians began incorporating fragrances and natural plants into ointments and other medical aids. The use of these fragrances and oils for medicinal purposes was the beginning of aromatherapy. We now use scented candles, herbs, plants and flowers and diffuser to make our home smell great, not just for reducing nasty smells, helping clean the air of unwanted smells, but for improving our well being as aromatherapy.
Today, we continue our 7 Ways to Design Wellness at Home–part III. You can click here for part I and click here for part II. The environment we are in directly affects how we think and feel. A beautiful home can always enhance our moods and make us happier. Apart from that, a healthy and inviting home can also help us handle stress and fatigue more effectively. Today, these insights take on new meaning with new smart technologies that make home even more comfortable to live in since these smart home technologies make tedious, everyday tasks simpler, and at the same time boost our health and wellness. An effective smart home solutions take into consideration of our everyday emotional needs, desires, and routines.
Hi, guys, hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving celebration with family yesterday. we had a fabulous holiday celebration and we were kind of non-stop busy for the whole day and will post our holiday table setting very soon. By the way, today and tomorrow is Amazon’s two Black-Friday event, we just updated our Gift Guides 2019 Part II this morning, and you can click here to see the updated version. And you can click here to see our updated version for Smart Home
Here is our favorites for today’s deal from well-designed Nest candles to real Christmas tree, wreath and plants:
“The future isn’t just about cool stuff. It’s about how a home responds to you and makes it nicer and safer to live in,” said C.R. Herro, vice president of environmental affairs for Meritage Homes in Scottsdale, Ariz. “Right now my house automatically locks the front door, closes the garage door and puts on the outside lights when it’s 11 p.m. And when I come home it puts on music and lights for me.” Read more