Holiday Planning

Top Christmas Gift Ideas You Can Make Yourself

Gift Suggestions, Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning

Are you one of those DIY individuals? Do you love to get crafty around Christmas time? Well kudos to you for embracing true homemade gifts! For those of you who are just looking for a few small gifts that are truly made from the heart, you’re reading the right blog.   Nothing says Christmas more

Top 5 Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Brother

Gift Suggestions, Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning, Spirit of Christmas, Top

  What do I get my brother for Christmas? I know a lot of sisters are wondering this. Throughout the year he’s been a pain, but you know he’s only trying to annoy you because he gets a kick out of it. Secretly we all know you’ve done it too. Every sister wants to give

Office Party Etiquette

Christmas Parties, Holiday Planning, Spirit of Christmas, Top

                                                          How to NOT to embarrass yourself at the office Christmas party!   So you’ve been invited to a holiday office party – now what? Even though the music

10 Crafts To Keep The Kids Busy at Christmas

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning, Spirit of Christmas, Top, Traditions

Christmas crafts for kids!   Every parent knows the holiday season means major stress and lots of running around. Whether it is baking or wrapping presents, your children will prolong the process and cause you to take even longer than planned. Frustrating and aggravating, sometimes you need that time to yourself to get everything done.

5 Other Uses for Christmas Fruit Cake

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning, Top, Traditions

Christmas fruit cake take lots of hard work and many Mothers-In-Law spend hours baking over a hot stove to produce it, pity you would really rather they didn’t! Rock solid and about as tasty as that old dusty carpet in the corner, this year we give you 5 other uses for that awful old cake.

Avoiding the Urge to Overspend this Christmas

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning

A Rule of thumb for all you shopaholics at Christmas time is to know when to stay at home and to resist the temptation of sales. We all know those sales are tempting but the key to success is knowing when not to shop. Christmas guidelines are essential in helping you decipher when to shop

7 Tips for Surviving Christmas Dinner

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning, Spirit of Christmas

Christmas dinner with all the family and the in-laws can be a roaring success or a dismal failure! Whether you are cooking for it or simply attending one, it can result in sleepless nights and the stories of what happened will haunt you for years. Here are seven simple tips to avoid try and ensure

5 Simple Games for your Christmas Party

Christmas Parties, Company News, Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning

Christmas parties are a great way to introduce new friends to old, eat some great food, and celebrate the holiday season! Make sure your guests don’t forget your party with these fun and festive games!   The Santa Hat Game:   The best part of this game is that it has no formal start time

How to avoid Christmas Burnout

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning

When you are feeling less than jolly during the holidays, it’s time to take a moment and relax. With all the demands from friends and family and the time spent shopping and preparing the home and food it is easy to see how one can feel burned out during the Christmas season. Here are some

Christmas Shopping Horror Stories

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning

Every Christmas shopper has their own story or two about the heated moments in the checkout line up or fighting over the last remaining item. The stress of trying to find a suitable gift and the hard hits to one’s bank account can make the merry season seem less than joyful. As the days count down to Christmas day,