Bouquets: The Latest Trend To Keep You Both Stylish & Healthy
Bouquets of fruits that are fresh have increased in demand
lately as they help in the promotion of lifestyles that are healthy and the
cost is very friendly to the pocket. It is very rewarding to give a loved one
this fruit bouquet as an expression of love.
There are various shops selling the edible fruit bouquets
but also one can make their own using a few equipments in the kitchen. When not
sure of how to go about it, one can browse the internet for guides.
Over the years the floral arrangements has been the gift of
choice however, cost of preparation of the arrangements and delivery are high
thus people are now searching for cheaper alternatives.
A fruit bouquet is a more practical gift than the floral
arrangements as they are enjoyed by all and not just ladies. Anyone receiving
this kind of gift may be enticed to give the same kind of gift to another
person who they care about.
Creating a fruit bouquet of your own can be a very enjoyable
activity though challenging. The whole family can chip in and this helps in
family bonding. It can be turned to a business activity especially for stay at
home mums who can make some money on the side.
One will require an assortment of fruits that need to be shaped with little or no damage at all.
Bananas are not as easy to work with as the melons which are easily cut and shaped in various designs. Lettuce
and parsley add to the freshness of the fruit bouquet.
There are a few other things that are needed for the fruit bouquet that is, floral foam and skewers made of bamboo.
The fruit bouquet that is edible can either be arranged in a vase or basket depending on ones taste. These fruit
bouquets can also be placed in the dining table as a delicious display.
If there is no time to make these bouquets, one can find several kits in the grocery stores especially during the
holiday season. To keep the fruits in the bouquet fresh they need to be dipped in acidic water or one can use lemon
juice. This will help prevent the fruits from browning.
The fruit bouquet needs to be consumed within the shortest time possible before the fruits begin to turn rotten.
Remember the more the fruits in the bouquet - the more pleasant it looks.
by David Williams - 15th October, 2010
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