More Than Just Thanksgiving: Traditions to Try Throughout the Year

Lifestyle, Holiday
Everyone loves traditions. From Thanksgiving dinner to Christmas shopping, there’s something delightfully reassuring about knowing what’s coming. Another nice thing about traditions is getting to put your own spin on them, such as going with unique pearl engagement rings rather than more typical diamonds. While buying gifts is an important...

Gin Gift Pack: Everything you need to know

Lifestyle, Holiday
Drinking gin has been the latest trend that has caught on with people who are considered alcohol enthusiasts. This has led to an increase in the types of gin gift packs depending on the level of mixology and its complication level. One of the critical elements in getting a gin...

Top 5 Fun Party Themes To Try Out This Summer Season

Lifestyle, Holiday
Are you planning on hosting a party this summer, but aren’t sure how to make your event really stand out? Even if your guests know that you’re the sort of host to play fun music, offer a cranberry vodka drink with Absolut to everyone and keep the party going into the early...

How to Get into the Christmas Spirit

Lifestyle, Home & garden, Holiday
The festive season should be fun and exciting, but it can also be stressful for those who are hosting the family during this time and for those worried about buying presents and finding the perfect gift, as well as the other commitments that come with the holiday season. If you’re...

Creative Gift Ideas For An Awesome Cook

Home & garden, Lifestyle, Holiday
Buying a gift is never easy. But what do you get for a cook? They probably have everything they need, right? Well, not always. A cook can never have too many things to help them in the kitchen. If anything, the more they have, the more creative they can be...

5 Amazing Tips for Proper Etiquette on Christmas Photo Cards

Holiday
This year’s Christmas will likely be an unforgettable holiday season, mainly due to the CoronaVirus pandemic. Our new ‘normal’ includes social distancing, wearing masks, and staying indoors unless you need to get out. We are still not sure whether we will get the chance to visit our loved ones, but...

Eggs-cellent Easter Activities for the Whole Family

Holiday, DIY & Tips
Photo by freestocks.org from Pexels Although it may seem like Christmas has only just been and gone, there is another holiday just around the corner. Supermarkets are already filling their shelves with eggs, so it must be time to things about Easter! You want the kids to have a memorable...

Fabulous New Year's Eve Party Tips From Oprah's Favorite Event Planner, Debi Lilly

Lifestyle, Holiday, DIY & Tips
I've known Debi Lilly for several years now, have filmed my cooking show series in her studio, DL Loft, purchased her retail items and absolutely adore her simple and elegant style.  For your New Year's Eve shindig, I wanted to share some of her tips on how to create a...

Airports to Plan Your Layovers Through

Lifestyle, Holiday
Most-frequent travellers are not big fans of layovers. They can be long, tasking, and usually very boring blocks of time. Usually, a long layover entails hours upon hours of sitting on cold, hard airport decor. If you travel often, you'll soon get tired of the same old duty-free shops and...

Taking the Mystery Out of the Dirty Martini

Lifestyle, Holiday
While modern mixologists mash, measure, and infuse drinks for waiting customers, one of the most popular drink requests is still the dirty martini. You may recognize the drink as one that a well-dressed movie hero requests as “shaken, not stirred” or a lovely actress has at a bar as she...

What to Buy as a Gift for a New Cook? Here are 15 Best Choices

Holiday, DIY & Tips
Your spouse finally has more free time and got interested in spending it at home and now they really enjoy cooking. You’re dating a person who’s thinking of changing a career path and making a living as a cook. Your daughter has moved out and is starting her own family....

Fall Traditions That We All Look Forward To

Lifestyle, Holiday
You’re back from your annual vacation, it’s getting darker earlier, and you’ve noticed a nip in the air. It’s officially turning to fall, and there’s a good reason why studies often show it is America’s favorite season. Things just look more beautiful in fall, with orange foliage giving you that...

Squirt Gun Games for Kids

Lifestyle, Holiday
Are you looking for the perfect games to take outdoor summer fun to a new level? Look no further than the squirt gun games. All you need to play these games is a squirt gun and water, making them a perfect choice for kids during birthday parties and family reunions....

5 Concerns When Renting A Holiday Cottage With A Baby

Travel, Lifestyle, Holiday
Taking your baby on his or hers’ first holiday is exciting and special. You will be able to create memories you can tell your child about once they have grown up. Nevertheless, travelling with a baby also proves to be a little bit more difficult. After all, you need to...

Essentials for Every Chef's Kitchen

DIY & Tips, Holiday
Image Credit: Pexels While it may seem like cooking is a dying art in the American kitchen, that’s far from the reality. A survey by ReportLinker found that over a third cook at home every day, and half cook between three and six days each week. If you just purchased...

Christmas Gifts for Girls: The Best Ideas for This Holiday Season

DIY & Tips, Holiday, Lifestyle, Parenting
Preteen girls can be difficult to understand. Half the time, it’s hard to guess what weird trend they’re currently into; the other half, they talk nonstop about something that interests them. Plus, they’re either very vocal about what they want—dropping hints during breakfast or on social media—or they go cryptic...

5 Decoration Options for Your Market Basket Cake

DIY & Tips, Holiday
If you're into tasting some sweet goods at convenient prices, you might take a walk to the nearest Market Basket. Their products are versatile and so popular that you might even have a favorite one. They come in standard shapes which fit most decorating ideas. You can adjust a cake...

The All-American Resort For This Fourth Of July Weekend

Travel, Parenting, Holiday, Lifestyle
Whether you want to be peaceful, patriotic or party it up this Fourth of July weekend, Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa is the place to beEagle Ridge Resort and Spa is always a fantastic place to get away, but during the Fourth of July week, it is the all-American place...

3 Dishes To Try At Your Next Mexican Cookout

Holiday, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Americans love Mexican food almost as much (if not more) as they love a traditional backyard BBQ. It is therefore not surprising that Mexican food is the 3rd most popular menu type in all of the US, representing as much as 8% of the overall national restaurant landscape. While most...

The Ultimate Chicago Summer Staycation

Travel, Parenting, Holiday, Lifestyle
Chicago Marriott Lincolnshire Resort Offers Couples and Families The Ultimate Summer Staycation Experiences, with Affordable Overnight Packages, Golf Specials, Patio Dining and Events, and Sunday Brunch (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Warmer temperatures in Chicago have sparked vacation fever for couples and families looking to kick-off summer. And while Memorial...