San Angelo's senior center preps for holidays with ceramics, sewing projects Standard-Times
San Angelo's senior center volunteers are working on ceramics, sewing projects for the Holiday Bazaar set for Dec. 1.
Charlotte Latvala: Busy schedules limit traditional family meals to holidays The Times
I pulled the container of mashed potatoes off the shelf in Costco.Put it in my cart.Looked nervously around, then gingerly placed it back on the shelf again.In the ...
BOBBY HARRISON: Legislators consider expanding sales tax holiday - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
BOBBY HARRISON: Legislators consider expanding sales tax holiday Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Sen. Walter Michel, R-Ridgeland, argued on the Senate floor recently “the least” the Mississippi Legislature could do for public school teachers is to enact a ...
You Told Us the Holidays You Would Create. Now It’s Time to Vote. The Atlantic
Bravery Day. Deadline Day. A day dedicated to reaching out to the people you've lost touch with. Which do you want to see celebrated more broadly?
China May Day holiday adjustment triggers tourism craze Shine News
According to the State Council announcement, this year's May Day holiday will be upgraded from a sin.
Muslim holiday approved as Wake County school leaders OK 2020-21 school calendars CBS17.com
"It means a lot. It's huge," said Mariya Shaikh, who has two children at Athens Drive High School.
12 Michigan holidays that are not on the calendar but should be MLive.com
We'd like to propose a Michigander calendar, with certain holidays just for us. From beer releases to bridge anniversaries, the following dates are all significant ...
School holiday fines: Parents hit by penalties rise 93% BBC News
The number of fines issued to parents in England for taking children on term time holidays has almost doubled in a year, statistics show. Penalty notices rose by ...
Cheap TUI holidays you can book right now including 7 nights in Menorca for £153pp – and your kid goes free - The Sun
Cheap TUI holidays you can book right now including 7 nights in Menorca for £153pp – and your kid goes free The Sun
Seven nights abroad with the family doesn't have to break the bank. Right now, there are a number of great deals with TUI to Spain, Greece and Turkey.
Walt Disney World ticket prices increase over holidays, summer break Orlando Sentinel
Walt Disney World is raising ticket prices around the holiday season and the school breaks when the crowds are typically the busiest of the year. A one-day base ...
Too bad Christmas comes but once a year Newsday
Have you ever thought about what your favorite holiday is? We asked 108 kids in grades four to six which one they liked best. Here is what we found ...
Roger Federer: 'On holidays I forget about practice, focus on having fun' Tennis World USA
How does Roger Federer make the transition from being around the world on the tour competing at the highest level to taking a rest and going on holidays?
One City Is Celebrating International Women's Day By Declaring It a Public Holiday for the First Time - Fortune
One City Is Celebrating International Women's Day By Declaring It a Public Holiday for the First Time Fortune
As International Women's Day on Friday, March 8 is celebrated around the world, Berlin is taking a new approach. The German capital has declared the ...
Project Christmas Joy: Alabama: Hallmark Series to Transform Town for Holidays - canceled TV shows - TV Series Finale
Project Christmas Joy: Alabama: Hallmark Series to Transform Town for Holidays - canceled TV shows TV Series Finale
Hallmark is headed to The Heart of Dixie. The network just announced they've ordered a new TV show called Project Christmas Joy: Alabama. The makeover ...
Is Jrue Holiday already shut down for the rest of the Pelicans’ season? Pelican Debrief
As Jrue Holiday continues to miss time with an abdominal strain, it's beginning to look like the New Orleans Pelicans are shutting him down till next year.
Editorial: Flawed strategy in Novato Election Day holiday proposal Marin Independent Journal
Novato Councilman Josh Fryday has the right objective, but the wrong strategy in his proposal to give Novato city workers a holiday on Election Day.
25 Offbeat Holidays You Can Celebrate in March Mental Floss
If you're into cute animals, delicious food, alien abductions, and/or a lack of typos, March is the month for you. Here are 25 offbeat holidays that celebrate a wide ...
Walt Disney World increased ticket prices with most expensive tickets during holidays - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland
Walt Disney World increased ticket prices with most expensive tickets during holidays WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The happiest place on earth just got a little more pricey. Instead of increasing overall ticket prices, Walt Disney World switched to date-based ...
Wyndham Extra Holidays Announces Affordable Resorts In Popular Warm-Weather Destinations Across The US - PRNewswire
Wyndham Extra Holidays Announces Affordable Resorts In Popular Warm-Weather Destinations Across The US PRNewswire
ORLANDO, Fla., March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Warm weather is within grasp and summer vacations will be here before we know it. From tranquil island ...
Cosmic Communication Conjunction by Holiday Mathis Boston Herald
firstname.lastname@example.org (Holiday Mathis). One glorious idea that could befall you on this fine conjunction of Mercury and Neptune is the realization that you don't ...
On this Spanish island, Purim used to be the biggest holiday for persecuted Jews JTA News
PALMA DE MALLORCA, Spain (JTA) — On this island south of Barcelona, Jews celebrate Purim these days pretty much as they do most anywhere else in ...
The holidays were good to Cracker Barrel Restaurant Business Online
It's fair to say that Cracker Barrel Old Country Store had a good holiday season — at least in its restaurants. Takeout sales grew 20%
13 Expert Tips For A Super Golf Holiday in Ireland In 2019 Forbes
Long a popular destination for golf vacations, Ireland enjoys a new buzz this year with The Open, the sport's oldest championship, taking place at the Royal ...
Priyanka Chopra holidays with husband Nick Jonas in Miami, he calls her ‘my only sunshine’. See pics,... - Hindustan Times
Priyanka Chopra holidays with husband Nick Jonas in Miami, he calls her ‘my only sunshine’. See pics,... Hindustan Times
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are enjoying a short holiday in Miami, Florida. The Bollywood actor shared an Instagram story, letting the world know where the ...
Flights: Always do this one thing when booking holidays to help save you money Express
FLIGHTS can be a frustrating part of a holiday to book as travellers search for the cheapest deals online. A travel expert has explained the one thing you should ...
Top new holiday destinations for Britons revealed but only four are in Europe Express
BRITONS are shunning Europe when it comes to picking out new, up-and-coming holiday destinations. Tourists are increasingly flocking long haul to Sri Lanka, ...
Wake County Public School System adds days off for Muslim holiday and Election Day WTVD-TV
Wake County Public School System will give students a day off to coincide with the start of a Muslim holiday.
Tiffany's holiday season was even worse than it predicted CNN
New York (CNN Business) Tiffany & Co. already warned in January that sales during the holiday were weak. It turned out that demand for jewelry and other bling ...
Scores of Holiday Revelers Killed as Overloaded Ferry Sinks in Iraq The New York Times
ERBIL, Iraq — A raft overloaded with people dressed in their holiday best to celebrate the Kurdish New Year sank in the Tigris River on Thursday, drowning at ...
Holiday Destinations Overseas: 10 Holidays for Kids New Idea
Take the family for a holiday they will cherish for life at these overseas destinations.
10 of the best activity holidays in Ireland | Travel The Guardian
With its rugged coast, lakes and hills, Ireland is one big adventure playground – perfect for kayaking, hiking, cycling and road trips.
Pelicans' Jrue Holiday: Ruled out Sunday CBSSports.com
Holiday (abdomen) has been ruled out of Sunday's game against Houston. Holiday will miss his eighth-straight game due to a abdomen strain. Frank Jackson ...
Pakistanis mark national holiday NWAOnline
Pakistan celebrated its national day on Saturday with a military parade showcasing its missiles, tanks and aircraft, even as the prime minister and his Indian ...
Stowaway mozzies enter Australia from Asian holiday spots – and they're resistant to insecticides - The Conversation AU
Stowaway mozzies enter Australia from Asian holiday spots – and they're resistant to insecticides The Conversation AU
Been on a tropical holiday? You might have brought home more than just a new sarong and extra colour in your cheeks – perhaps a mosquito that spreads ...
A Holiday For Celebrating Women In Mathematics Forbes
New for 2019 is a mathematical holiday to celebrate women mathematicians. It will be held on Maryam Mirzakhani's birthday (May 12).
Pelicans' Jrue Holiday: Out Wednesday CBSSports.com
Holiday (abdomen) will remain out Wednesday against the Magic. The veteran will miss a seventh consecutive game as he continues to nurse a strained lower ...
Treasure Coast unemployment rate returns to pre-holiday levels TCPalm
The combined jobless rate of 3.9 percent represented 11256 Treasure Coast residents who were unemployed in February and actively seeking work.
Inside the holiday cottages styled by Joules you can rent this summer Countryliving (UK)
Holidaycottages.co.uk and Joules have partnered to create a collection of beautifully-styled holiday cottages in Devon and Sussex for a UK break in 2019.
A new tradition for an ancient holiday: Nowruz resolutions The Washington Post
For Nowruz this year, let's start some new traditions.
Kaws: Holiday arrives in Hong Kong and is fairly relaxed about it South China Morning Post
Hundreds of Kaws fans flocked to the waterfront off Tamar Park in Admiralty on Friday afternoon for some rest and restoration as the American artist's new ...
Brush Prairie synagogue celebrates holiday of Purim The Columbian
BRUSH PRAIRIE — The Book of Esther is a classic tale of good triumphing over evil and reads much like an amazing, dramatic Disney play, said Tzivie ...
Tehran’s weather condition during Nowruz holidays Mehr News Agency - English Version
TEHRAN, Mar. 24 (MNA) – With the beginning of Nowruz (Persian New Year) holidays and travel of citizens, Tehran is experiencing low traffic and pollution-free ...
Tiffany's holiday season even worse than it predicted Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
Tiffany & Co. already warned in January that sales during the holiday were weak. It turned out that demand for jewelry and other bling in the company's ...
Eastern European gangs fly to Britain for two-week 'fraud holidays' Daily Mail
Gangsters from Eastern Europe are coming to the UK, targeting provincial cashpoints, stealing money from bank cards, and returning home 'millionaires', a new ...
Win A Free Holiday To Finland - The World’s Happiest Country LADbible
The country has recently been named the world's happiest country for the second year in a row.
Scottsville mayor recognizes local heroes with new holiday CBS19 News
SCOTTSVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Town of Scottsville is starting a new tradition this year to celebrate their heroes after a man was saved from the James ...
Free holidays! How to travel the world without spending a cent New Idea
It's true, the best things in life can be free – like seeing this great planet of ours, here's how.
Pack your bags: where should I go on holiday next? Quiz The Guardian
So much world, so little time … Let us narrow it down for you with tailor-made holiday ideas based on your travel personality.
Pelicans' Jrue Holiday: Ruled out Monday CBSSports.com
Holiday (abdomen) has been ruled out of Monday's game against the Mavericks. Holiday will miss his sixth straight game as he continues to deal with a strained ...
Inside Holly Willoughby’s glamorous lifestyle with exotic holidays, expensive clothes and pricey pamper s - The Sun
Inside Holly Willoughby’s glamorous lifestyle with exotic holidays, expensive clothes and pricey pamper s The Sun
WITH an estimated £10 million in the bank, Holly Willoughby makes sure she puts some of it to use with exotic getaways, a designer wardrobe and even a ...
UHP begins DUI blitz as St. Patrick's Day holiday starts early KUTV 2News
With St. Patrick's Day on Sunday this year, the party starts early. Utah Highway Patrol's DUI blitz began Saturday as well, with 75 additional officers to monitor the ...
Get right back to nature in the UK Express
TAKE A break from modern life on a holiday combining beautiful British scenery with a course in some of the UK's most traditional skills. From milling and wool ...
Working for the weekend: China extends holiday to spur consumers Reuters
China is extending a public holiday to get people to travel and spend more as the government pins its hopes on a vast consumer base to help cushion an ...
'Happy campers' as outdoor holidays generate £340m and sustain 6700 jobs in Northern Ireland - The Irish News
'Happy campers' as outdoor holidays generate £340m and sustain 6700 jobs in Northern Ireland The Irish News
FAMILIES enjoying stays on campsites and holiday parks in Northern Ireland are now generating more than £340 million of annual spending, according to new ...
Trains overcrowded as people return from Holi holidays Times of India
Jaipur: On Sunday majority of the express, mail, super fast and fast passenger trains were packed due to which the passengers travelling in reserved c.
Grab a great holiday for less | Travel The Times
Save 40 per cent in GreeceThe long, sandy beaches of Lemnos in the north Aegean are crowd-free, even in peak season. You'll find the Sotiris Apartments in a ...
Latest With Madison Central Star Jimmy Holiday 247Sports
Madison Central standout, Jimmy Holiday, attended the Nike Regional in New Orleans last week. He put up an overall score of 108.33 which was the 7th highest ...
Holiday destinations 2019: Ottawa toes the party line Express
THE BUNTING was up and the maple leaf flags already flying when we touched down in Ottawa for its annual Canada Day celebrations. The capital city hosts ...
REVIEW: Mini Lemon Blueberry Donald Bundt Cake at Jolly Holiday... wdwnt.com
Jolly Holiday is at it again with its cute treats! The Lemon Blueberry Donald Bundt Cake is here to show us that Donald can be sweet, after all.
The best and worst river cruises of 2019 revealed Daily Mail
The research, by consumer group Which?, looked at 17 river cruise companies and asked over 1700 passengers to rate their experiences out of five across nine ...
Cruise ship worker reveals passengers should never make this huge mistake on holiday Express
CRUISE ship holidays are popular due to the opportunities to travel to multiple destinations within one holiday. However, a former cruise worker has revealed ...
The world's best private island holidays and luxury playgrounds New Idea
These private island escapes will make your jaw drop (and smash your budget)
Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner treat reporters during Jewish holiday of Purim | TheHill The Hill
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are sharing some holiday pastries with the press — gifting White House reporters with hamantaschen.
'Rafael Nadal won't play Los Cabos. He is on holiday that week' - Organizer Tennis World USA
Rafael Nadal is a very loved player in Mexico, as the Spaniard is a regular participant in the Acapulco event. The organizers would love to bring him in Los ...
Before starring in 'Black Panther' and 'Us', Winston Duke went on hundreds of auditions and worked as a gift wrapper - CNBC
Before starring in 'Black Panther' and 'Us', Winston Duke went on hundreds of auditions and worked as a gift wrapper CNBC
"Black Panther" and "Us" star Winston Duke may seem like an overnight success, but the 32-year-old says that his path to Hollywood stardom wasn't always so ...
Culture Nowruz Spring Equinox Holiday Celebrated With Color Across Russia This ancient Persian new year festival - The Moscow Times
Culture Nowruz Spring Equinox Holiday Celebrated With Color Across Russia This ancient Persian new year festival The Moscow Times
This ancient Persian new year festival marks the spring solstice with traditional clothing, food, music and dancing.
Venus and Mars Strive by Holiday Mathis Boston Herald
email@example.com (Holiday Mathis). Considering the position of Venus and Mars, attempting to make others feel accepted is noble work. The way to ...
School supplies during the tax-free holiday still a possibility WLOX
An amendment to add school supplies to the state's tax-free holiday is back on the table.
KAWS Is Dropping Limited Edition Plush “HOLIDAY” Companions Highsnobiety
To celebrate the launch of the floating KAWS:HOLIDAY installation in Hong Kong this month, the Brooklyn-based artist will be releasing a limited run of plush ...
Tui sued by 400 Brits over Mexico holiday after ‘failing to warn them’ about dangerous parasite that causes vo - The Sun
Tui sued by 400 Brits over Mexico holiday after ‘failing to warn them’ about dangerous parasite that causes vo The Sun
MORE than 400 holidaymakers have started legal action against Tui after being struck down by a crippling sick bug in Mexico. Tui, one of the world's largest ...
Holiday intention levels showing some weakening Roy Morgan Research
In December, 13.94 million Australians (67.6%) said they intend to take a holiday in the next 12 months, a drop of 250000 or 1.8% from the same time 12 months ...
Maine House gives early OK to replacing Columbus Day with holiday honoring native people WGME
AUGUSTA, Maine (BDN) -- The Maine House of Representatives initially approved a bill on Tuesday that would make the state join several others and a handful ...
Gap says it will shut 230 stores over the next two years, posts mixed holiday results CNBC
Gap Inc. plans to close about 230 of its namesake brand's stores over the next two years, as it works to restructure the struggling apparel business. The retailer ...
6 things you need to know about ‘Kaws:Holiday’ in Hong Kong South China Morning Post
Quickly revving up to be one of the highlights of Arts Month, the Kaws:Holiday moving art installation begins the Hong Kong leg of its Asia tour from Friday for 10 ...
How to Entertain your Child these School Holidays New Idea
Keeping the kids entertained during the school holidays is no mean feat. The children might be in holiday mode, but unless planning and recreational pursuits ...
The only 10 pieces you need in your holiday capsule wardrobe Good Housekeeping UK
The ultimate holiday packing list for travelling light and the only clothes to pack, from swimwear to the perfect dress for a holiday. Read our holiday edit and shop ...
The cheapest times to book your flights – Which? News Which?
Our research reveals when to book the cheapest flights for Christmas, Easter and the summer holidays.
Tesco Easter 2019 opening times – bank holiday Monday supermarket opening hours The Sun
If you're planning on cooking up a feast, make sure you're up to date with your local supermarket's opening times. Here's what you need to know about Tesco.
INDIA Two Indian territories scrap Good Friday holiday. Msgr. Mascarenhas: Very serious AsiaNews
Dadra and Nagar Haveli (Dnh) and Daman and Diu are both former Portuguese colonies. The local Christian community is made up of about 100 thousand ...
Rebekah Vardy dons white bikini on family holiday in Dubai Daily Mail
She recently returned from a lavish spa resort in the French Alps and now Rebekah Vardy has been spotted enjoying a family getaway in Dubai.
Asda Easter 2019 opening times – bank holiday Monday supermarket opening hours The Sun
Here's what you need to know about Asda's opening hours over the bank holiday.
RANKED: The 12 cheapest holiday destinations in Europe right now INSIDER
If you're looking for a cheap European holiday, head east, according to the latest version of the annual City Costs Barometer from Britain's Post Office Travel ...
Japan doubles Taiwan's quota for working holiday visas The Japan Times
Taiwan and Japan signed an agreement on Thursday to allow more young Taiwanese adults to apply for working holiday visas for Japan, while the annual ...
Why Purim is the Holiday of Prayer My Jewish Learning
The holiday of drunken revelry is also the day that proves the Torah's assertion that God answers all prayers. By Rabbi Elisha Friedman. Purim is commonly ...
Holiday Spirits Bar and Forty Thieves Arab/Israeli Street Food Spot Sets Opening Date in OTR - Cincinnati CityBeat
Holiday Spirits Bar and Forty Thieves Arab/Israeli Street Food Spot Sets Opening Date in OTR Cincinnati CityBeat
Holiday Liquor BarPhoto: Paige DeglowHoliday Spirits and its in-house street food eatery Forty Thieves is slated to open Tuesday, March 19 — just in time for ...
Task Force makes 10 OWI arrests over St. Patrick's Day holiday WBAY
The Brown County OWI Task Force arrested 10 people for operating while intoxicated over the St. Patrick's Day Holiday.
Australian family’s Bali holiday turns to nightmare after their apartment floods with water - Daily Mail
Australian family’s Bali holiday turns to nightmare after their apartment floods with water Daily Mail
Sam Clatworthy and his family travelled from Queensland to Seminyak in Bali's south to stay at a luxury villa, but were left horrified after it was flooded with ...
Holiday scam in UAE: Hundreds of expatriates lose millions of dirhams gulfnews.com
Expats in UAE lose millions of dirhams in time-share scam; company doesn't exist.
Final Days of the Pisces Sun by Holiday Mathis Boston Herald
firstname.lastname@example.org (Holiday Mathis). The final days of the Pisces sun can get emotional. Emotions are real things. They have a chemical composition and ...
Rolla celebrates St. Patrick's holiday for the 111th year krcgtv.com
The St. Patrick's Day festivities in Rolla are going on for the 111th year, and the party isn't stopping. Hundreds of people gathered in downtown Rolla on ...
St. Patrick's Day: Eating your way to and through the holiday 13abc Action News
(Gray News) – What's a holiday without special food? St. Patrick's Day / Courtesy: MGN. St. Patrick's Day is no different. Some national chains are stepping up ...
Chinese tourists target Singapore, US, Italy and Thailand after being given ‘extra’ May Day holiday - AsiaOne
Chinese tourists target Singapore, US, Italy and Thailand after being given ‘extra’ May Day holiday AsiaOne
Chinese tourists are set for an unexpected tourism bonanza after the government announced on Friday that the May Day public holiday would be extended to ...
On tiger moms, holiday letters and authenticity in the age of social media - Minnesota Public Radio News
On tiger moms, holiday letters and authenticity in the age of social media Minnesota Public Radio News
Is the holiday letter the original social media - a place where people curate the shiniest bits of their lives for others to consume? That's one of the many theories ...
A pint (or two) of holiday cheer The Courier
Bartenders at Logan's Irish Pub in Findlay were busy on Saturday, serving drinks to patrons as part of St. Patrick's Day weekend festivities. More events are ...
Jrue Holiday is the hero the New Orleans Pelicans need Pelican Debrief
For a New Orleans Pelicans team that is about to transition into a new era, Jrue Holiday holds the key to future success for the organization.
How to stay healthy on a holiday flight Daily Mail
Every week our Holiday Hero Neil Simpson takes an in-depth look at a brilliant holiday topic, doing all the legwork so you don't have to. This week he finds out ...
Blue Planet Live, episode 1, review: This tranquil wildlife spectacle felt like a welcome holiday from the febrile tumult of the news - The Telegraph
Blue Planet Live, episode 1, review: This tranquil wildlife spectacle felt like a welcome holiday from the febrile tumult of the news The Telegraph
Whale snot tastes of weak cabbage soup crossed with Brussel sprouts. That's what we learned when presenter Chris Packham got a face full of the stuff on Blue ...
Pelicans' Holiday diagnosed with abdominal strain NBA.com
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The New Orleans Pelicans say guard Jrue Holiday has been diagnosed with a lower abdominal strain that is expected to sideline him at ...
Giving financial advice can be about as welcome as holiday fruitcake Dallas News
Unsolicited money advice is like stale fruitcake: Most people wish the givers would just keep it to themselves.Still, people who are good with...
Parents: You can use government tax-free childcare scheme to pay for Easter holiday clubs - Chronicle Live
Parents: You can use government tax-free childcare scheme to pay for Easter holiday clubs Chronicle Live
Parents of children up to the age of 11 can now benefit from the government scheme which could save up to £2000 per child.
Valentines Day is NOT only for Lovers
Some people hate to see Valentines Day come around. Some have ended relationships and feel lonely while others have not yet met that someone special. Valentines Day should be a day to share love with those around you.
Celebrate Parks Day, Everyday this Summer!
Canada's Parks Day falls on July 16'th this year. First celebrated in 1990, Parks Day is an opportunity for individuals to participate in hundreds of unique and fun events taking place in sites from coast to coast. Events are organized in national parks, national historic sites, provincial parks, and territorial parks, as well as in community and regional parks across the country.
Birthday Gift Baskets ? The Ideal Gift For Everyone!
No matter how old we are, we enjoy being remembered on that special day of the year that celebrates the day we were born! Birthdays are a time to recognize special people in our lives with joyous celebration. It is a time-honored tradition to pay tribute the birthday gal or guy with a mouth-watering cake decorated with sugar-laden frosting sculptures and a candle representing every year of their life on earth! We bestow on them gifts and cards filled with birthday verses and best wishes for many more birthdays to come. Birthdays are just plain fun!
Honoring our Fathers
This weekend as we celebrate Father's Day, take an opportunity to express gratitude for the many wonderful fathers we see giving their love, support and guidance to our children on a daily basis.
Christmas Shopping for a New Love
Christmas is a magical time of year, especially for those of us paired off and in love. If you are in a new relationship, however, Christmas can be a bit unnerving. What do you get for your new love? How much should you spend? How personal should your gift be? These are questions that plague those in the honeymoon stage of their relationship and beyond. There really is no blanket system that will work for every relationship or every person, but here are some basic tips that may make your holiday shopping a little bit easier on you, your piece of mind, and perhaps your wallet.
It?s Time to Start Thinking about Mothers Day
Mother's Day is approaching fast. This year it falls on Sunday, May 8th, so you still have time left to come up with the ideal gift for your Mom. And don't forget that Mother's Day is an ideal day to honor any woman in your life, not just your Mom. So don't forget your wife, your grandmother, your daughter, your mother-in-law, your niece or even a favorite aunt. With a little thought and planning now, you can avoid rushing out to buy the usual flowers and candy that you give year after year. Buying the perfect gift does involve some thought, but it is precisely this thought that will make her realize just how much you love and appreciate her. So consider her likes and dislikes, her interests and her personality. Ask any mom and she will tell you that it is best to avoid "useful" items that relate to any form of housework. Before your start your shopping spree, think about how much your budget will allow and then make sure that you buy the best that you can afford. Stay away from mass produced items, and look for the more original high quality hand-crafted items. Do you want to give one gift or a selection of cheaper products and have them combined into a gift basket? Don't forget that most stores, including online stores will be happy to gift wrap your gift for you, to save you the time and effort. Never a convenient time to go shopping? Online shopping makes it easy to buy the perfect Mother's Day gift at the time most convenient for you ? even if that is 3 A.M and you are in your wearing your PJ's. Most reputable online stores will allow you to order now, with a shipping date nearer to Mother's Day, and they will not charge your credit card until the order is ready to ship. This will save you last minute stress and allow you the maximum choice of gifts. Shipping should be cheaper too, as you will not have to pay for expensive overnight shipping. Does your mom live far away? Then have the gift shipped directly to your mom, if you will not be able to deliver it yourself this Mother's Day. So what should you give her this year? Does your mom work really hard all year round taking care of others, with little time to pamper herself? If so, a gift certificate for a pampering treatment at a local spa might be the answer. How about an exquisite piece of jewelry? This does not have to be as expensive as it sounds. You can buy her beautiful handcrafted jewelry, with a mix of semiprecious stones and high quality glass that should not break your budget. Or, let her know that she is the light of your life with a beautiful scented candle or oil lamp. These make a long lasting gift and their life can often be extended by reusing it by burning a tea-light inside the shell or by refilling the oil. Still not ready to give up on the flowers this Mother's Day? Then how about a dried flower arrangement or wreath that will remind her all year round how much you love her.
I Just Love It!
"I Just Love It!"
What Are You Doing This Halloween?
When it comes to Halloween there's no lack of variety in the things that you could do. From trick or treating (with the kids) to touring Haunted House attractions, finding something NOT to do would be more of a challenge.
Single During the Holidays
Mistletoe. Holiday parties. New Years kiss at midnight. This time of year can be challenging for singles. With such an emphasis on family togetherness and couples exchanging heart-felt gifts, it's hard not to hear the message ? the holidays are not for me.
Beyond All Tied Up With A Bow - Great Tips for Creating Beautifully Wrapped Holiday Gifts
No matter what the season, packages make a statement even before they're opened. Whether it's a hostess gift for that perfect holiday party, the perfect something for your loved one, or Secret Santa at the office, you want your packages to reflect the thought put into the purchase. Visit Historic Inns of Rockland, Maine's Holiday House Tour held each year on the Sunday after Thanksgiving, where among other ideas, you'll learn first hand from Package Creator Extraordinaire and Captain Lindsey House owner, Ken Barnes how to create gifts that are bound to impress everyone from the boss to your loved ones. The Holiday House Tour is part of Rockland, Maine's Festival of Lights, and Historic Inns of Rockland will feature workshops including Gingerbread House Making, Victorian Customs for Christmas, and Packages that POP, along with tours of lovely historic inns during this event, held from noon to 4pm on the Sunday after Thanksgiving. Tickets and information are available at www.HistoricInnsofRockland.com.
How to Save Money at Christmas
Do you know how to save money at Christmas and still have fun? Sounds impossible but it can be done.
For Thanksgiving ? Be Thankful He?s Not the Cheating Kind
Infidelity is at an all time high. According to the latest statistics, 3 out of 4 husbands cheat on their wives. So if you have a faithful husband, you have much to be thankful for. Faithful husbands are in short supply. While most wives assume their husbands are faithful, only 1 wife in 4 can truthfully make that claim. An estimated 38 to 53 million women are victims of infidelity. Studies further indicate that 2/3 of the wives whose husbands are cheating on them (approximately 26 million women) have no idea their husbands are having an affair -- despite the presence of numerous telltale signs. In one study, over 65% of the cheating husbands admitted to having had more than one extramarital affair. With statistics like these, you can see why being married to a husband who isn't cheating on you is something to be thankful for.
Valentine?s Day - Online Worship
Gazing the wide stretched blue carpet, with blows of zephyrs whispering and blowing leaves away, is the best way to rest your mind from the day-to-day hassle. It's the time when every living thing seems to grow and is nourished by the augmentation of spring. The basic demand of existence is to get inner contentment, which can be obtained by the internal & external stability of an entity. In my two optically active balls the stability desire for man & women fluctuate in many ways. Man & woman made for each other may have different attitudes for gaining inner contention but share parallel ideas for gaining eternal and sentimental contentment. This doesn't differentiate between any cast creed and race; all same one in for all. And the best way to articulate your feelings is to blast the mind-set on lovers' day so called "Valentine's Day".
Its Party Time - Lets Decorate!
Holidays are here and so is the spirit of partying. Here are some wonderful ideas for transforming your home into an innovative party scenario and giving your guests an occasion that will forever remain etched in their memories.
The Five Best Cigar-Related Fathers Day Gifts
According to a recent study by the internet cigar retailer WhatsKnotToLove.com, Father's Day -- that shameless day of the year when wives, daughters and sons have to publicly humiliate themselves in a quest for a gift they know will go unappreciated -- has become a national epidemic. More than sixty million American Fathers are affected by a disappointing Father's Day, and it is estimated that half of those try to conceal the fact with crooked smiles and unintelligible mumbles that invoke the Need a Moment? Twix Bar commercial. Fortunately, the disease rarely causes permanent disability -- if the syndrome is identified early and gift-givers comply with at least one of the five following treatment strategies.
Reduce Waste This Christmas
- Christmas is responsible for more waste and consumption than any other holiday. North American's trash increases by 25% over Christmas - which equates to 25 million extra tons of garbage going to the landfill. By recognizing the incredible waste that is generated the urgency to do something becomes apparent. A truly useful or environment friendly gift is a better ecological choice. Here is a brief list of ideas to inspire you.
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Chinese New Year/Lunar New Year (January/February)
How to Overcome the Overwhelm of the Holiday Season (And Reduce Holiday Stress)
The Holiday Season can be a wonderful time of year, filled with lovely decorations, gift exchanges, visits with friends and family and delicious meals. But for many of us, the Holiday Season can also be quite overwhelming with all the added activities such as decorating our homes, selecting, buying, wrapping and exchanging gifts and hosting friends and family while we prepare multi-course elaborate meals! The question is, "What can we do to Overcome Overwhelm during the Holidays?"
Thriving Through the Holidays
The holidays are upon us; a time of celebration and joy. I love the last days of November through the beginning of the New Year. The pure magic of the holidays is something that I anticipate and enjoy each and every year.
SALOME and HERODIAS, A Curious Mothers Day Story, Part 2 of 2 Parts
First, a disclaimer:
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