On the eve of Poinsettia Day, December 12, we dig back to find more uses for the best-selling potted plant in Canada and the U.S.
The Feng Shui connection. Laura Seymour channels the Poinsettia’s fiery nature to spur some moments of fame. “I jumped up, flung my napkin over my head and strutted up to the dance floor. ” The Christmas Party, December 18, 2002.
Art that heals. Writer Janice Behrens explores the ways that creating or enjoying art can reduce stress. “For children or adults dealing with extreme stress or illness, tapping into the world of the creative imagination can be a source of psychological and even physical healing.” The Good Life—The Power of Art, January 20, 2006.