Best Holiday Gift Ideas to Consider In 2019

In a world where everything anyone could ever want is just an overnight shipment away, gift-giving is more complicated than ever. To find a gift that makes a statement without breaking the bank can seem impossible. If you're at a loss for what to buy your loved ones this gift-giving season, here are five inspiring ideas to consider for 2019. Friendship Lamp Being apart from the people you love is hard. A friendship lamp is a perfect gift for parents who have just sent their kids off to … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Save Time and Heartache Around the Holidays

The holiday season is fast approaching, with Thanksgiving and Christmas. The holiday season comes with the yearly hustle and bustle of purchasing gifts, baking goodies, traveling, big family dinners, mailing holiday cards, sending gifts, keeping a tidy house, and so much more. A holiday is supposed to be about spending time with family and loved ones but can become a stressful, exhausting, heartbreaking time. Cultivating social ties, forming family traditions, and enjoying yourself is what … [Read more...]

Great Gifts for Grandparents This Christmas

If you are anything like me, Christmas is your favorite overwhelming time of the year. It means family, fun, presents and some stress about pulling it all together while having a good time yourself. But every year, I know it’s worth it, and I always love Christmas. Something that cuts down my stress every year is when I already have gifts in mind for those on my list, especially for my grandparents. So I thought I should share some of my favorite gifts I’ve given to them over the years. These … [Read more...]

5 Smart Gadgets That Add High-Tech Convenience To Your Kitchen

The kitchen has always been known as the “heart of a home”.  However, can’t it have the brains, too? Fortunately, the Internet of Things is making it possible for a new wave of techy and smart kitchen gadgets! They are now increasing in numbers and are here to make your time in the kitchen as enjoyable and efficient as possible. So, go on and cook like a top chef on 5-star restaurants with these smart gadgets that provide high-tech convenience and fun to your kitchen space! Mr. Coffee … [Read more...]

Exfoliate and Soften Skin with These Gingerbread Sugar Scrub Cubes

Your skin needs to be exfoliated every so often to ensure the dead skin cells are removed. Exfoliating your skin with these gingerbread sugar scrub cubes will ensure that you leave your shower feeling clean and soft no matter what time of day it is. The awesome feature of these homemade gingerbread sugar scrub cubes is that they’ll leave you thinking of the holiday season with a smile as you indulge your sense with the sweet scent of gingerbread as you work to exfoliate your skin. This recipe … [Read more...]

How to Update Your Home for the Holidays

With the holiday season upon us, many families are participating in the annual ritual of dragging out the same old decorations and putting them in all their usual places. While traditions are undoubtedly important this time of the year, home decor is one area that always benefits from a change every now and then. Are you looking for new and unique ways to spice up your home for the holidays? If so, read on—we've compiled a list of pointers on how to get your home ready for the holidays this … [Read more...]

Enjoy the Season: 8 Brilliant Strategies to Beat the Holiday Rush

We all know that person—let’s call him Last-Minute Larry—who leaves every holiday task to Christmas Eve. Poor Larry. He shows up to Christmas dinner with gifts wrapped in plastic bags (the horror!) and an empty wallet after having gotten all but robbed at the shopping mall. Not only has Larry spent more money than the rest of us, he’s also put himself through more stress. If you can’t stand the idea of long lines, pseudo-deals and holiday traffic, then you’ve got to do everything you can to … [Read more...]

Christmas Tree Trimming With Your Toddler: 4 Safety Tips

Christmastime is filled with beloved holiday traditions, from ones that have been passed down through the generations to new rituals, such as binge-watching the Hallmark Channel’s Christmas movie marathons. Some of the most beloved traditions include trimming the family Christmas tree; however, if you have a toddler, you may be worried about how to do this safely. From fragile glass ornaments to detachable twinkle bulbs that can present a choking hazard, a holiday tree can present many possible … [Read more...]