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Christmas Tree Inspo: 11 Trees You Have to See

By Aly Yale / May 17, 2021
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Tired of the same old Christmas tree you’ve had year after year? Bored with the hodge-podge of homemade ornaments, flashing lights, and freebie bulbs you’ve gotten from holiday parties? Try changing it up this season. With the number of crafters…

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What to Say in Your Out-of-Office Email and Voice Messages When You Take Time Off

What to Say in Your Out-of-Office Email and Voice Messages When You Take Time Off

By Erin Ollila / May 16, 2021
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You’re finally taking some time off of work. Sure, your holidays this year won’t be spent sunning in the tropics or scaling an ice-capped mountain as you might have hoped, but you’ve got big plans for taking some down time…

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Saying Goodbye to the Holidays: Tips for Organizing & Storing All That Decor

Saying Goodbye to the Holidays: Tips for Organizing & Storing All That Decor

By Aly Yale / January 4, 2021
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Somehow, the holidays have come and gone, and a New Year is now here. As sad as it is, that means it’s time to pack away the tree, take down the lights, stow those wreaths, and organize holiday decor for…

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7 Ways to Treat Yourself During a Staycation

7 Ways to Treat Yourself During A Staycation

By Tara Mastroeni / December 23, 2020
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In the age of COVID-19, going away on a vacation isn’t as feasible as it used to be. However, even if you’re using up your vacation days by taking a staycation this year, there are still things you can do…

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7 Virtual Activities to Do with Your Kids Over Winter Break

7 Virtual Activities To Do With Your Kids Over Winter Break

By Tara Mastroeni / December 17, 2020
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Whether your kids are currently engaging in in-person learning or going to school remotely, winter break is just around the corner. With that in mind, you are probably going to need to have a few virtual activities on hand to…

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The Ultimate Guide to Throwing a Socially-Distanced Holiday Celebration

The Ultimate Guide To Throwing a Socially Distant Holiday Celebration

By Tara Mastroeni / December 2, 2020
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The holidays are right around the corner, and while the global pandemic might make it more difficult to celebrate as a group, that doesn’t mean that you can’t do something festive. To that end, below is your guide to a…

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10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Wrap a Gift

10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Wrap a Gift

By Aly Yale / November 30, 2020
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Let’s face it: Wrapping paper doesn’t come cheap. And when you throw in the tape, bows, ribbons, tags, and other supplies you need? It gets even more out of hand. Fortunately, store-bought paper isn’t your only option.  In fact, with…

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5 Tips for Making Your Christmas Tree Last

5 Tips for Making Your Christmas Tree Last

By Aly Yale / November 19, 2020
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This year was a doozy. So putting up your Christmas tree a little early this year? No one would blame you. (In fact, I’m probably doing it myself.)  There’s only one problem: The earlier you put that tree up, the…

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Hosting Your First Thanksgiving? 9 Tips and Tricks You Need to Know

Hosting Your First Thanksgiving? 9 Tips and Tricks You Need to Know

By Aly Yale / November 12, 2020
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Hosting Thanksgiving dinner is a big deal — especially in 2020. With a year like this one, everyone needs a little good cheer in their lives, not to mention some good food to go with it. And while the CDC…

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toy pickup truck with money and a Christmas tag in the back

6 Steps to Start Saving for the Holidays

By Tara Mastroeni / November 2, 2020
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Now that the holidays are right around the corner, it’s just about time to start thinking about doing your holiday shopping. If you’re like most people, you’ll need to save up for this event. With that in mind, below are…

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