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Thanksgiving – it’s all about cherishing friends and family, eating good food, and giving thanks. If you’re hosting the holiday this Thanksgiving, don’t forget about your smallest participants! Here are 10 ways to keep the little ones thankful and occupied on Thanksgiving. On November 24, keep the kiddos happy and entertained while teaching them what this special fall season is all about. The Kids Table 1. Craft paper table runner  Create an inexpensive but rustically effective table runner with a long piece of craft paper. There are so many reasons why this paper …

As the holidays quickly approach and dreams of turkey, stuffing, and parades fill our heads, it can be all too easy to forget the true meaning of Thanksgiving. Instead of stressing over dinner, decor, and guest lists, take some time to reflect on what makes you #thankful. Here are 20 things we are especially thankful for this year. 1. Kids Thank you for the creative crafts, hugs, and endless love. 2. Great home decor Ah yes, there truly is nothing …

As the seasons begin to change and the new season begins, it brings with it a brand new perspective. Spring is a revival of fresh colors and beginnings, while the summertime is a long drink of relaxation. Autumn is a crisp time filled with touches of nature, and winter is an endless landscape of shimmering gatherings. Each of these seasons brings unique trends in clothing and decor, along with distinct wedding tones and themes. No matter when you’re getting married, rest …

Whether you’re hosting your first Thanksgiving or your fifth, advance planning is the secret to your success.  Here are some tips to pace yourself through the dinner and decor planning so the big Turkey Day turns out as perfect – and enjoyable – as you’ve imagined. Four to Five Weeks Before: Finalize the Guest List Before the end of October, it’s time to finalize your Turkey Day guest list. Jot down the names of all potential guests, then write up …

The weeks leading up to Halloween are practically a celebration of creativity. This spooky season offers more freedom for freakishly fun decor than any other time of the year. Here are six kid-friendly Halloween projects that allow children of all ages to get in on the DIY decorating fun. 1. Scary Scenic Windows Be the envy of the neighborhood with this incredibly cool Halloween window scene made from construction paper and colorful tissue paper. The beauty of this project is that all ages will …

It’s happened to us all before. That moment we realize we totally blanked and forgot to buy a gift for so and so’s house party in a few hours. How could we have forgotten? The invite has been hanging right above our desk for weeks… Well, have no fear! We’ve put together a list of the best last minute gifts for the hostess with the mostest. 1. Vintage Succulents  Ah yes, the ever so popular succulent is definitely an ideal hostess …