Holiday, Lifestyle

Gift Ideas for Each Day of Hanukkah

Hanukkah is all about spending time with loved ones and sharing time-honored traditions. Exchanging gifts is simply an added bonus! We’re bringing you gift suggestions for each day of the Hanukkah festivities. Day One: Tradition Think a menorah, a dreidel or a Star of David necklace – keep it traditional on the first day of… Continue reading Gift Ideas for Each Day of Hanukkah

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4 Winter Craft Projects for Kids and Teenagers

Perhaps you’re trying to make the most of being stuck inside while a blizzard blows through or maybe you’re simply trying to entertain your kids during their winter break – either way, you’ve come to the right place. Prevent your kids from getting a little stir crazy on these winter days with a few craft… Continue reading 4 Winter Craft Projects for Kids and Teenagers

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The Best Places to Hide Holiday Presents

If your kids and special someone are always hunting for their holiday gifts and you feel like you’ve tried everything, you’ve come to the right place. Check out our suggestions of the best places to hide those presents from inquiring eyes! We hope this is the first year that they are unsuccessful! Suitcases Your family… Continue reading The Best Places to Hide Holiday Presents

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Top 8 Holiday Decorating Tips

Thanksgiving has passed and thus, it’s finally socially acceptable to start decorating for the holidays. The transition will include taking down the fall décor, complete with its pumpkins and warm colors, in favor of adorning your front porch with a pine wreath and mixing traditional holiday décor with a few touches of modern design. Here… Continue reading Top 8 Holiday Decorating Tips

Family, Lifestyle

Family Activities to Enjoy in the Winter

Cozy mornings, sledding in the afternoon and hot cocoa by the fireplace at night – make the most of holiday breaks and snow days by spending some quality time with family. Grab yourself a holiday cookie and a cup of tea, and keep reading for a few fun ideas of how you can spend these… Continue reading Family Activities to Enjoy in the Winter

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Winter Car Emergency Kit

Snow and sleet can create dangerous driving conditions. Plan ahead by making sure your vehicle is equipped before a problem occurs. Throughout the year, it’s extremely important to perform routine maintenance checks on your car’s battery, belts, hoses, radiator, lights, breaks, wipers and fluid levels. In winter especially, there are a few additional items you’ll… Continue reading Winter Car Emergency Kit

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8 Tips to Stay Healthy and Fit during the Holidays

With the decadent meals, holiday parties and family engagements consuming the upcoming month, it can be tough to maintain a fitness routine and healthy eating. We hope the tips below will help you navigate your busy holiday schedule and the seemingly endless platters of delicious food. 1. Have a Plan (and a Back-up Plan) Creating… Continue reading 8 Tips to Stay Healthy and Fit during the Holidays