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Holiday Centerpiece Ideas

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Holiday Centerpiece Ideas

 ‘Tis the season for beautiful tablescapes and family joined at everyone’s favorite place – next to the food! It’s finally time for the tastiest seasonal spreads, and we want to lend a hand with the next most-important thing to grace your tabletop during the holidays: the centerpiece. Whether you prefer a minimalist take on your dining table’s crowning glory, or you take a “the more the merrier” approach when decorating for the holidays, these simple tips will help you showcase the expanse of your tabletop and festi-fy your home for the most wonderful time of the year. Tall Candles Set...

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Tips for Hosting Your First Intimate Thanksgiving

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Tips for Hosting Your First Intimate Thanksgiving

The holidays this year are looking different for many people, and you might be gearing up to host your first Thanksgiving. Here are a few tips to cut down stress and still enjoy the season:   Don’t try to roast a whole turkey Some people might say its tradition, but we say that it is a lot of work. Try just grabbing a turkey breast at the store. They take less time to cook and are also less expensive.   Many people prefer ham over turkey anyway, so opt for that if it’s more your style.  Choose your favorite sides Sweet potatoes, buttery rolls, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, a veggie...

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How to Throw a Galentine's Party Everyone Will Love

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How to Throw a Galentine's Party Everyone Will Love

Being alone on Valentine’s Day sucks. We know it. You know it.   Even if you are in a relationship, you can help your friends avoid loneliness and have lots of fun by hosting your own Galentine's party! I know what you are thinking. That sounds like a lot of work and it can be hard to make sure everyone has a good time. Luckily, we have assembled a list of ways to throw the perfect party that (almost) everyone will enjoy.   Curate an invite list that will actually be fun  Don’t feel obligated to invite anyone. This is your party and you are in charge. We would suggest leaving out the...

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3 Creative DIY Ornaments: A How-To Guide

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3 Creative DIY Ornaments: A How-To Guide

Decorating a tree is perhaps the best part of Christmas! Whether you do so in the comfort of your own apartment or together with the whole family, there’s no denying the warm, sparkling delight each ornament brings home. Imagine the wonder—and the memories—you can make with a few dazzling DIY ornaments. We’ll take you through three, unique designs that are a breeze to complete. So, rev up those holiday spirits and get your creative working-elf gloves on; it’s time to turn your home into a mini ornament designing station.    Decorative Pine Cones – Whether you want them frosted and snowy,...

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Tips for Writing a Personal Holiday Card

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Tips for Writing a Personal Holiday Card

It’s that time of the year to send out an update and with so many holiday card ideas to pull from, all you need to do is decide what works well for your life and schedule this year. Do you have a lot of time on your hands and a creative bug? Consider making your own. Looking to save the planet? Find a great virtual greeting to cut back on paper waste. Want to amp up the personal touch? Do more than send a photo and write a thoughtful note. Which leads into another big question—what to write? I don’t...

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