The autumn season has just arrived at our doorstep, and I am pretty sure a lot of homemakers and party planners out there are busy making preparations for one of the most fun occasions ever: Halloween
Wisteria is a beautiful vine that blooms with clusters of purple flowers in the spring. Summer finds it covered with lush green foliage, and winter, well, it's a tangle of brown sticks. But look closely - there is a treasure lurking there. The empty seedpods are velvety spirals, begging to be decora
A holiday is the perfect way to have a good time with your family. Going to a hotel or resort for rest and relaxation doesn't allow you to spend too much time with your family.
Halloween is coming and you need a costume. For an easy costume, which requires no sewing machine, simply head to your local fabric store and pick up some tulle. Give the classic Halloween ghost an easy and elegant twist with some tulle and ribbon. Perfect for kids and adults, this costume can be as
Birthdays Italian style are wine, food and fun.Big barrels with Chianti-wine in front of Tuscany image by Ivonne Wierink from Fotolia.comItalian birthday gift ideas can range from a sharing a cup of fine espresso with a box of hand-rolled cannolis to giving a piece of rare Venetian glass....
Christmas tree skirts cover up the bottom of Christmas trees while doubling as a festive decoration. Themed Christmas decorations add an extra sense of whimsy or elegance. You can make a Christmas tree skirt that fits in with a Western theme. Red plaid fabric is often associated with the cowboy life
During the Christmas season, children delight in writing to Santa Claus directly. As one of Santa's helpers, you will want to ensure that your child receives a quick and accurate reply. If your child was late in writing his letter to Santa Claus this year, relying on the post office may not be the b
Buy your toddler shoes that light up when he walks.babies shoe image by Melking from Fotolia.comSet your gift apart from the rest by giving an unusual present to the little guest of honor. Small children need gifts that are durable and will not present a choking hazard. Give one-of-a-kind...
Have you ever thought of taking your mom out for dinner and treat her like a queen? Well, you can do this on Mother's Day.
Those people who have artificial Xmas trees will almost always never admit it but, when they see and smell the fragrance of a real X-mas tree they would swap their artificial X-mas tree in a second. The aroma alone of real Xmas trees, such as the Nordman Fir or Fraser Fir, is enough to bring to the
The tradition of coloring eggs goes way back. People in ancient civilizations decorated eggs to celebrate the spring equinox. The eggs were decorated with patterns and colors and were given as gifts. The egg is seen as a symbol of fertility and new life, since life comes from the egg. To give someon
As a thank you for participating in your important day, it is proper etiquette to purchase a gift for all members of your bridal party, including your ring bearer and flower girl. Though these children are often young, a small momento can help the child remember the day for the rest of their lives.
Many people start dating in high school. As a result, birthday celebrations for high school boyfriends or girlfriends can be big events. As you think about how to celebrate your high school boyfriend's birthday, consider the things that interests him and what makes him unique. You can do anything fr
Building a wooden arch does not need to cost a lot of money. Using building lumber, you can quickly and easily put together an impressive arch without emptying your pocketbook. These arches are great for weddings, parties or just decorating a garden. They can be made in different sizes depending on
Your wedding dress: Start shopping right away. You won't feel rushed or pressured into buying something and you'll be able to shop smart. Simple plain dresses are usually less expensive than the ones with lace, pearls/beads etc..
This year you may choose a collection of Plus Size Halloween Costumes sure to be a hit at any Halloween party or event! There's something here for just about everyone. If you're looking for ideas for a Plus Size Halloween costume, here's our pick of the top 10 Plus Size Halloween Cost
Day 5 of our 25 days of Christmas is all about doing for others. It's really what the true spirit of Christmas is all about.
Gift giving doesn't have to be about finding the perfect tie or book, or even spending any money.There are gifts that you can give everyday from your heart.These gifts never go out of style.
Plan a sweet sixteen party for your daughter that includes all the trimmings along with a theme that she loves. A shy, sweet teen might really appreciate a birthday with only a few friends and family, while an outgoing cheerleader might want a ballroom-style event with all her friends. Make plans ba
There is something about Halloween and putting on costumes that appeals to men - perhaps its because it gives the little boy inside an excuse to come out; or perhaps its turning into a Super Hero, pirate, a ghost, a vampire, a zombie or a Jedi. This year there are some great looking costumes for men