The Origins of St. Patrick’s Day

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Do you wear green like I do on St. Patrick’s Day? Join us as we learn how this tradition started! St. Patrick’s Day is such a fun and interesting holiday. It seems everyone celebrates this day, even though Ireland is such a small place! Similar to Mardi Gras, many of the traditions we share on […]

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Presidents’ Day, #TBT, Pizza Day – Fan Favorites of Feb. 2017

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Did you enjoy the special ornaments we shared in February? Let us know which ones were your favorite! I’m so proud of the positive response our ornament photos have seen online. For over a year now, we’ve shared pictures of our favorite ornaments for all kinds of fun occasions and national holidays. It’s an absolute […]

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Glitter Ornaments Make Dazzling Mardi Gras Decorations

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What Mardi Gras Decorations can you make that are so easy and can transform even the dullest display into something spectacular? Glitter Ornaments of course!  If you believe that glitter is your Prozac or simply runs in your veins and you subscribe to the mantra that there’s no such thing as enough glitter, we’ve got […]

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National Wedding Month: The Essential Guide to Buying Wedding Gifts

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Do you know an engaged couple getting married this year? Now is the best time to think about gifts! There was a time when everyone I knew was getting married. It’s such an exciting experience to watch your friends and family get ready for that special date months ahead of time. That’s why February is […]

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The History of Mardi Gras

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Do you know why we celebrate Mardi Gras? Find out how this religious holiday became one of the biggest party celebrations of the year! I admire all of the wonderful religious holidays around the world, and it’s amazing to see them transform from region to region. Mardi Gras is a special holiday filled with fun […]

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