Gift Giving the Smartbox Way!
So often when trying to think of a gift for someone, buying more “stuff” just doesn’t fit the bill. If that’s the case for you, Smartbox has the perfect solution! Smartbox is all about giving the gift of an “experience” that is specially chosen to suit the recipient. The shopping process […]
Tip of the Week: The Mother’s Day Corsage!
I just read a great article in the April issue of Southern Living that wistfully reminisced about feminine traditions that have gone by the wayside – noting that some were deservedly forgotten and others worthy of revival!
Among the icons that we’ve bidden a happy farewell, the author listed […]
Although it’s too soon to actually start cooking that special meal, I love ideas that will give me a head start on the big dinner – and while I’ve detailed a few of those suggestions in a Thanksgiving Countdown Planner, here are a few more very easy things that you can do to get ahead:
Tip of the Week – Share the Legend of the Five Kernels!
With Thanksgiving just days away, here is another nice way to remind your children of why we are thankful on Thanksgiving. This idea came home from school with one of my children years ago: The Legend of the Five Kernels.
The Legend of the Five […]
Tip of the Week: All about Apéritifs!
Aperitifs refer to the type of light cocktail served before dinner to stimulate the appetite and enhance the meal – and are chic once again! Dating back to the mid-1800s, these cocktails are now fabulously retro and completely simple to mix up by adding soda water and a lemon […]
Tip of the Week: Make the New Passenger Protection Rules Work for You!
In August of 2011, the U.S. Department of Transportation enacted new rules that compensate air travelers who have been involuntarily bumped off of a flight. If you’ve been bumped and experience a delay of more than two hours on a domestic flight or […]