Prescribing Plants

Prescribing Plants

Plants make people happy: the evidence!

We are a society of optimizers.

We pay for doctors, therapists, nutritionists, and meditation teachers to improve our health and mental well-being. We work with life coaches, read self-help books, and watch educational videos on YouTube to maximize our productivity and unlock our creativity. We even do yoga with goats on our backs to relieve stress and put a smile on our face.

The search for a happier, healthier, more productive, better way of life is a never-ending quest, and we continually compartmentalize and outsource our well-being to experts who claim to have the answers. But no matter how many specialists we see, there is no magic pill that will make us healthier, improve our happiness, reduce our stress, and enhance our lives… but what about a plant? (more…)

Air Purification Plants

Air Purification Plants

Air Purification Plants to the Rescue!

Congratulations! You just moved to NYC and are ready to take on the concrete jungle. Your apartment is… a typical NYC apartment. It’s cramped, there’s not much light, and the air feels stale and dry. This is urban dwelling at its finest, and soon you develop a new appreciation for the expression “get some fresh air.”

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