Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day DIYs

January 23, 2018

valentine's day diy chocolate covered strawberry bouquet

We know it’s a bit of a cliché, but it’s true what they say — when it comes to gift-giving, it’s the thought that counts. And nothing says “thoughtful” quite like a handmade gift. Not only are our DIY creations one-of-a-kind, personal, and made with love, they’re also delicious! Whether as a romantic appetizer or a Valentine’s Day gift all its own, give these delectable DIY creations a shot. Continue Reading…

Valentine's Day

First Valentine’s Day Together Date Ideas

January 23, 2018

Every relationship has its milestones — your first kiss, the first time you say “I love you,” and your first Valentine’s Day together. And while it may seem a little cliché, this really will be a date you look back on for years to come, so it’s important to make it a good one.

valentine's date ideas ice skating

But despite what rom-coms have taught us, there are so many ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day that don’t include an overpriced dinner at a crowded restaurant or an aimless walk through the park. With Valentine’s Day just a few weeks ago, now is the perfect time to plan one of these unforgettable dates. Continue Reading…

How To's & Fruit Tricks

Our Favorite Chocolate Covered Cherry Recipes

January 19, 2018

It’s safe to say that around here, the phrase “everything tastes better dipped in chocolate,” is one of our favorites. From its delicious, creamy taste to the sound of its hard shell breaking, chocolate elevates everything to a 10.

chocolate covered cherries

So whether your having friends over for the night or want to get started on an early Valentine’s Day present for the one you love, today is the day to start making your own homemade, chocolate covered cherries. Continue Reading…

Gifting

Gift Giving Etiquette: The Do’s and Don’ts of ‘Get Well Soon’ Gifting

January 18, 2018

If a loved one is sick, has suffered an accident, or is just overall not feeling their best, a get well soon gift is the perfect thing to raise their spirits. Not only do they now get to enjoy your beautiful gift, but it sends the message that you are keeping them in your thoughts and wishing them a speedy recovery.

get well gift

But unlike gift giving during the holiday season or for a birthday, giving to someone who is sick can be a bit more challenging, as there are many more factors to consider. Before you send your gift to a loved one (or before you even pick it out) consider these few “do’s and don’ts.” Continue Reading…

Lifestyle & Activities

6 Fruits that Promote Beautiful, Glowing Skin

January 17, 2018

healthy skin face mask

We all know that we want beautiful, healthy skin. What we don’t know is how to get it. From toners and cleansers to lotions and masks, there are thousands of products all claiming to provide that radiant glow we’re all looking for. But did you ever think that what you put in your body is more important than what you put on it? Continue Reading…

How To's & Fruit Tricks

How to Perfectly Pair Fruit and Cheese

January 15, 2018

fruit and cheese platter

“They go together like fruit and cheese” may not have the same ring to it as “peanut butter and jelly,” but don’t let their lack of a catchphrase fool you. Fruit and cheese is the effortless combination we all need in our lives. Spanning all seasons and palates, these fruit and cheese pairings will be your new go-to appetizers and snacks. Continue Reading…

New Year's

Ways to Make and Keep a Health Resolution in 2018

December 28, 2017

There’s no better time than the New Year to commit to making a change for the better — like they say, how you start the race is how you’ll end it. But seeing as how many resolutions are broken in just a few weeks, dare we even say, hours, it’s clear that making a change is easier said than done.

new years health resolution

For years, “lose weight” and “exercise more” have remained among the most popular New Year’s resolutions. But if years of unfulfilled resolutions have you in a bit of a resolution rut, we’ve got a few tips that can help you get healthier and happier! Continue Reading…

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How to Make Winter Desserts & Snacks Your Kids Will Love

December 22, 2017

There’s only so long that kids can play outside during the winter before the cold starts to set in, or worse — they get snow in their boots. Once you realize it’s time to head inside, you probably start racking your brain for things to do other than watch a movie. Well, that’s why we’re here to help! Not only will kids love eating these snacks and desserts after a hardy day of playing, they’ll love getting to help you make them even more. Continue Reading…