Valentine’s Day Wreath Craft

Decorate your door with this adorable Valentine’s Day wreath craft. You don’t have to be super crafty or devote a lot of time or money, this frugal and fun craft is perfect for anyone ready to get into the Valentine’s Day spirit! Here is what you will need: green foam wreath form white yarn assorted colors of craft felt (red, pink, white, etc.) hot glue, glue gun scissors Directions: Add a generous amount of hot glue to the end of your yarn. Press it to the inside of … [Read more...]

Handmade Valentine’s Day Gifts Your Sweetheart Will Love

Are you a fan of the Cricut machine? Are you something of a crafting fan in general? Have you been browsing the valentine SVG file offerings online that would be perfect for use with your cutting machine but you are not quite sure what you could make with them? Well, we can help there, as you'll see. The Importance of a Great Valentine's Day Gift Finding the right Valentine's Day gift is rarely an easy task for anyone. Yet it is a task that millions undertake every year because the … [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...]

3 Things You Must Do Before Jetting Off On Your Family Winter Break

33% of U.S families enjoyed a winter vacation last winter. However, 48% say that they want to embrace a winter getaway this year. With a young family in tow and numerous factors to consider when planning your family trip, it's easy to forget something. But no matter how busy you are, it's crucial that you complete these tasks before you travel. Book a parking space More than 50% of Americans told the HNTB America THINKS survey that they find airports “stressful”. Thankfully, major airlines … [Read more...]

Christmas Gift Ideas – Try a Xmas Hamper!

Christmas is the time to be merry. It is the time to share and care, but it can quickly become a nightmare when you realise that you have to pick up gifts for your nit-picky friend, demanding kids and your expectant significant other. Then there’s the pressure of office secret Santa and buying presents for parents. Well, in short, there are enough ingredients for turning the holiday season into a Michael Bay movie. Thankfully, things don’t have to turn out like that because you are smarter … [Read more...]

Top 8 Holiday Destinations For 2017-18

Exquisite seafood and local delicacies along the French Canals; Pandas, The Great Wall and luscious Sichuan cuisine in China; and raw blues at Senegal's surfing spots! What more could you ask for a vacation bling? Whether it's New Year's Eve or Valentine's Day, the places listed below are sure to add excitement and fervor to your holiday. Take a look:  Senegal-Western Africa Senegal is a beautiful region located in Western Africa popular for its secret yet adventurous surfing spots. … [Read more...]

Six Ways To Be Prepared For Emergencies This Holiday Season

Christmas tree fires, electrical socket overloads, cooking disasters, and other such emergencies are incredibly rare this time of year, but the overall statistics provide very little comfort to families touched by these mishaps. As preparations for holiday parties enter their final phases, take a few moments to be ready for the unexpected. Following these tips should chase some of the few remaining shadows from your mind, giving you the extra peace of mind you need to truly enjoy the time with … [Read more...]