How To's & Fruit Tricks, Mother's Day, National Days & Holidays

Your Guide to the Perfect Mother’s Day Breakfast in Bed

April 25, 2017

Skip the brunch crowds and loud restaurants this year in favor of a quiet, warm breakfast in bed! It might be a little cliché, but there’s a reason why every Mother’s Day movie features breakfast in bed (after all, it combines the two best things — eating and relaxing!). If you’re looking to start Mother’s Day off on the right side of the bed, these are all the ingredients you’ll need for the perfect morning. Continue Reading…

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How and When Mother’s Day Is Celebrated Around the World

April 21, 2017

Feliz día de la madre. Bonne fête des mères. Selamat Hari Ibu. Happy Mother’s Day. No matter how you say it or when you celebrate it, Mother’s Day has become an internationally recognized holiday in which we honor our mothers, and motherly figures. While we here in America will be celebrating Mother’s Day in just a few weeks with flowers, delicious treats, and homemade cards, plenty of other countries will be celebrating in their own unique ways. Let’s take a trip around the world to learn how these seven countries celebrate Mother’s Day. Continue Reading…

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Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Plus Eco-Friendly Tips & Tricks

April 20, 2017

plantingLooking to green your lifestyle? We know that going green can sometimes feel overwhelming. Luckily, pricey solar panels and electric cars (though still wonderful options!) are not the only way you can live a more environmentally friendly lifestyle this spring. By making simple, yet consistent changes to your daily routine, you’ll be able to improve your life — and our planet. Take the first step this Earth Day and learn about all of the ways you can positively impact the Earth. After all, “no snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.” Continue Reading…

Birthday, Lifestyle & Activities

Ways to Celebrate a Spring Birthday

April 18, 2017

Goodbye Winter, Hello Spring! Spring is a beautiful time for welcoming warmer weather, enjoying many happy occasions and celebrating special spring birthdays with your friends and family! As we look forward to warmer weather and outdoor activities, we’d like to share some of the best ways to celebrate spring birthdays!

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Lifestyle & Activities, National Days & Holidays

How Easter is Celebrated Around the World

April 12, 2017

If you grew up in America, odds are you woke up Easter morning eager to find your Easter basket and hunt for chocolate eggs. While Easter egg hunts, decorating eggs, and visiting the Easter bunny is the norm in the States, countries around the world have their own unique Easter traditions. From dressing up like witches to country-wide vows of silence, here are just a few ways Easter is celebrated across the globe. Continue Reading…

DIY Fruit Crafts, How To's & Fruit Tricks, National Days & Holidays

How To Make Natural Easter Egg Food Coloring with Fruits & Vegetables

April 11, 2017

The sun is shining, the weather is warming up, and the tulips are blooming — all signs that Easter is just around the corner! And no Easter celebration would be complete without dyed eggs. If you haven’t started thinking about your Easter egg preparation, you better hop to it! While there are plenty of synthetic dying kits to choose from online, we think the very best dyes can be found right in your kitchen. Did you know that certain fruits and vegetables can actually make dye? Here’s how you can get wonderfully colorful and all natural dyed Easter eggs.

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DIY Fruit Crafts, Gatherings & Events, National Days & Holidays

How To Create the Perfect Easter Basket

April 7, 2017

Easter has always been closely associated with the coming of spring. Each year, near the beginning of April, the world becomes draped in pastels — from home and store decorations to the fields of blooming tulips. But while the adults wait for Easter to bring warm weather, children wait for it to bring something else — Easter baskets! Though the first Easter basket is believed to have appeared over 1,000 years ago, it wasn’t until the 18th century that the modern tradition of Easter baskets began. This year, let the kids, and adults in your life enjoy this two-century-old tradition by giving them these one of a kind Easter baskets. Continue Reading…

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How to Make Spring Garden Pudding “Dirt” Cups

March 30, 2017

How to Make Spring Garden Pudding “Dirt” Cups

Grow your creativity with these fun and delicious chocolate pudding cups, layered with Oreo cookies, coconut and chocolate covered strawberries that look like carrots! These simple and easy-to-make treats are perfect to make for your “little gardeners”, or to bring to any spring gathering and holiday!

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How To Get The Most Out Of Your Spring Cleaning

March 30, 2017

Beautiful young woman makes cleaning the house. Girl rubs dust.Sure, everyone knows that spring cleaning means a bit of vacuuming and dusting, but we’re here to make sure that you get the most out of your big clean. Cleaning your house at the beginning of the season sets the tone for how your house will feel the rest of the year. So if you’ve got your mop, bucket, and broom in hand, but aren’t quite sure what needs the most attention, we’ve got a few tips to help you reach every nook and cranny of your home.

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