10 Secret Santa Gift Ideas – Four views of fragrances, a blanket shawl, lit Yankee candles, and a treats tin.

10 Secret Santa Gifts Ideas

Make Santa Proud With One of These Inspiring Gifts for Your Next Gift Exchange If you start to stress the moment you pull someone’s name out of the hat for this year’s Secret Santa gift exchange, then fear not. We’ve gathered a list of affordable secret Santa gift ideas that everyone will appreciate unwrapping and […]

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Get Ready for Christmas Dinner with These Ideas

Christmas Dinner Planner

Plan Your Christmas Dinner Down to the Detail Somewhere between the gravy and the pumpkin pie, you may have found yourself offering to host Christmas Dinner. Now what to do? Don’t worry. You’ve got this. If we can give any advice, it’s this—give yourself one of the best gifts possible—the gift of advance planning. It […]

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Hosting a Christmas Party at Home

Throw the Best Holiday Party This Year

Christmas Party Ideas to get the Celebration Started What kind of festive gathering will you throw this holiday season? A caroling party for the kids? An open house for the neighbors? Or a feast for the whole family? Whatever you have planned, we’ve gathered together a few useful tips to help you steer the party […]

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Christmas Traditions to Enjoy With Your Family

Holiday Fun With New Christmas Traditions

Start a Christmas Family Tradition Today that will Create Memories to Last a Lifetime After enjoying a delicious Thanksgiving feast, everyone’s thoughts turn toward Christmas. Whether it’s a casual Christmas Eve gathering of friends or Christmas dinner with all the fancy trimmings, visions of celebrations start dancing in our heads. One of the real joys […]

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Enjoy the Holiday Season with these 25 Days of Christmas Fun

25 Days of Christmas

  2) Start a Tradition Host a Christmas tree slumber party! Share your favorite holiday memories and fall asleep to the soft glow of twinkling lights. Gift Hint: Put together a “slumber party” basket with sleep mask, lotions and treats. More about starting new Christmas traditions here. 3) Call Old Friends Track down old friends. […]

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Creative Ways to Stay in Touch Over the Holidays

Celebrate the Importance of Friends and Family this Holiday Staying in touch with our friends and family is important and there is no better time to reach out than the holidays. Of course, there is always the requisite holiday card or family newsletter that you can pop in the mail. This year, we have gathered […]

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A table set for Easter with fluffy white chicks on nests, a pedestal bird cage with a fern, potted tulips and frosted cupcakes.

Easter Table Decoration Ideas

Easter Decorating Ideas & Recipes After the Easter egg hunt is over, chances are that you will gather friends and family at the table to celebrate the holiday and enjoy a festive meal. Let your table serve as the centerpiece of this special occasion with delightful Easter table decorations to set the mood. Think fresh […]

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Famous Thanksgiving Quotes – A tree with acorns, a ceramic pumpkin, a burlap roll, a lantern and fall leaves on a wood table.

Famous Thanksgiving Quotes

Celebrate this Day of Thanks with these Thanksgiving Quotes Far more than turkey, stuffing and pumpkin pie, at its core—Thanksgiving is really about celebrating those many things that merit our gratitude. Gathering together our family and friends to share in a day of thanks is the perfect way to honor the bright spots in our […]

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Get Ready for Overnight Guests

Put Out the Welcome Mat for Overnight Guests Overnight guests coming! No matter what the occasion may be, it’s always fun to host visiting family and friends. To make sure everyone enjoys the visit, do some advance planning and a few simple preparations. The efforts you make now will pay off once your company has […]

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Thanksgiving Planner

Thanksgiving Dinner Countdown to Keep Prep Quick and Stress-Free

There are a great many meals that can be thrown together on a dime, but Thanksgiving dinner is not one of them. Planning is the key to a successful meal, so we’ve pulled together a Thanksgiving Planner and timeline to help you stay on top of all the elements that will create your annual meal. […]

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