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A big part of the St. Patrick’s Day fun is diving completely into it with themed clothing, decor, food and drinks. Here’s a pot of creative gold to help you gear up for St. Patrick’s Day, whether you plan on hosting a party or simply enjoying the evening at home with your family or roommates. Shamrock Shirts Part of the fun of this happy holiday is wearing something green or Irish-inspired. Shamrocks or four-leaf clovers take center stage with this …

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 …

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 time to think beyond the basic jack-o’-lantern for Halloween. Instead of spending hours cutting, carving and cleaning up the mess, transform those orange orbs into Halloween happiness with paint, upholstery nails, and a dollop of creativity. These ten spooktacular ideas will have you shrieking with delight. 1. Black & White  One of the joys of Halloween is that almost anything goes – even using insects as inspiration for seasonal decor. By working with contrasting colors such as black and white, even …

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 …

It’s that time of year again. You’ve probably received a ton of toilet paper pilgrims and turkey fingerprint art from your kids already. We’ve come up with some new and affordable crafts, snacks and activities that you and your kids can do together this Thanksgiving break that they might not have done before! 1. Play turkey tag! Turkey tag is a fun, easy and affordable way to add more of a challenge to the traditional game of tag. Each child gets a …