12 Days of Christmas Roundup

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You might not be aware of it but the 12 Days of Christmas isn’t a reference to the days prior to Christmas but to the twelve days after Christmas. It is basically a count-up to Epiphany or the visit from the Magi (Three Kings) to honor the Baby Jesus. For me, it is the time…

New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

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If you love New Year’s Eve parties as much as I do, perhaps it has to do with all the glitz and glamor, or “putting on the Ritz,” so to speak. But you don’t have to leave home to get the same feeling of Time Square or a fancy hotel. Check out these sensational tips…

Holiday-Inspired Do Not Disturb Signs Craft

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Sometimes even Santa’s helpers need some quiet time to finish last minute wrapping and packing–or even napping. So let your family know you are unavailable temporarily with these handy holiday-inspired do not disturb signs. Do No Disturb Signs Just in time for the Holidays Consider this: You’ve got your tape dispenser, wrapping paper, ribbons and…

Spiral Christmas Tree Craft Project for Kids

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Christmas is a wonderful time of the year to make something special for those you love. And, what better way then to get the kids involved in a holiday project that is simple and easy but also very fun to make. Spiral Christmas Tree Project In just a few minutes and with a pair of age-appropriate scissors,…

Eggnog Latte

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Want to celebrate the holidays with a sensational, seasonal drink that is perfect with or without alcohol? Try my Eggnog Latte. You can also serve it hot or cold. Either way, it is rich, smooth and delicious. 4-Step Eggnog Latte I love eggnog and coffee. When you put them together, you create a decadent treat that will definitely…

Holiday Tips and Tricks – Deck Your Centerpieces with Fruit

Centerpiece with fresh fruit, pine cones and artificial pine boughs

Check out one of my favorite holiday tips: Use fresh fruit as a way to embellish your table’s centerpiece. You can also mix and match with real or artificial “fillers” like pine boughs or cones for more interest. For more seasonal tips and tricks to make your holidays the best they can be visit: HOLIDAYS & ENTERTAINING

Thanksgiving Subway Art

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When I think of Thanksgiving I cannot just leave it to one name. In fact, this national holiday encompasses a hosts of names and symbolic ideas that are even more than I have recounted here on my Thanksgiving subway art poster. Nevertheless, I truly wish you and yours good health, much wealth, peace and love. Happy…

How to Keep Your Lawn TruGreen This Winter

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“I participated in a campaign on behalf of Influence Central for TruGreen. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.” For many homeowners, the coming of winter means no more lawn care. But the truth is, your lawn needs you. See how you can prepare your lawn for the long winter ahead…

Gingerbread Latte

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When I think of cold winter mornings, I dream of Gingerbread Latte. Not only does it warm me inside but it also puts me into the holiday spirit. With its deep undertones of molasses, ginger and cinnamon, you can serve it with or without espresso or coffee.    But I love the taste of two shots…

Delicious Mornings – Recipes with a Flair

Delicious Mornings by Dina Foglio Crowell

When you think of morning meals, you might be poised to think of dry cereal and bland fried eggs. But not anymore! Dina Foglio Crowell in her newest cookbook: Delicious Mornings has taken the ho hum out of long, complex dishes and boring breakfast standby’s and replaced them with lusciously decadent but simple-to-prepare recipes. In this cookbook you will find:…