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Gatherings & Events, Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day Traditions From Around The World

January 15, 2019

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It’s hard to imagine Valentine’s Day without red roses, stuffed teddy bears and boxes full of chocolates – but every country around the world has their own unique take on the day of love. And no matter the different traditions and gifts – the message of love and togetherness remains the same. If you’re looking for more reasons to embrace the spirit of Valentine’s Day this year, here are just a few of the ways that love and romance are celebrated around the world. Continue Reading…

Christmas, Gatherings & Events, How To's & Fruit Tricks

How To Create a Holiday Dessert Bar

December 11, 2018

The holiday season is all about friends, family, togetherness and…dessert, of course! If you’re attending holiday parties or throwing one yourself, you know how setting up a delicious dessert bar will really please your partygoers. Treat your guests to a spread that’s as sweet as this time of year by following these tips on creating the perfect holiday dessert bar:

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Christmas, FruitBouquets, Gatherings & Events, Party Food

Christmas Dessert Ideas That Are Out of This World

December 3, 2018

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If there’s one thing aside from the gifts that you can’t forget to bring to any Christmas Eve or Christmas Day celebration, it’s the dessert – people love baked goods, and you can bet that they’ll be looking for a variety to choose from on the dessert table! But since most people bring the same desserts every year – a classic cake, some brownies, and some chocolate chip cookies – we want to help you spice some things up this Christmas; here are a few desserts we recommend: Continue Reading…

Christmas, Gatherings & Events, Party Food

5 Must-Have Foods for Your Christmas Menu

November 15, 2018

Although Christmas is still several weeks away, if you’ve accepted the responsibility of preparing dinner, it’s time to start thinking about what you’ll serve – remember, the longer you delay, the more difficult it may be to really get things in order.

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With that said, we know it can be difficult to find exactly the right foods to serve, so we’ve rounded up some of our favorite “must-have” foods for Christmas – take a look below.

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Desserts, Gatherings & Events, Thanksgiving

Delicious Desserts to Serve on Thanksgiving

November 5, 2018

Aside from being a day to give thanks, Thanksgiving day is also all about the food – from the turkey to the stuffing, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes and so much more, you would probably agree that Thanksgiving is the one day a year that you eat the most! And we didn’t even mention dessert yet…

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Speaking of dessert, since so much of the focus is on what you’ll eat for your main meal, we know that sometimes the sweets and treats are pushed to the side until everything else is all sorted out. But, if you ask us, the dessert is the best part! That’s why today, we’ve compiled a list of delicious dessert ideas to help make the planning easier on you this year – keep reading to see what they are.

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Gatherings & Events, Halloween

Your Guide to Throwing the Best Halloween Party

October 16, 2018

No matter how old we get, there’s always a reason to celebrate…especially when the holidays roll around! With Halloween just around the corner, are you finalizing plans for how you’ll celebrate and have a spooktacular day this year? If so, you’ve made your way to the right place, as below we’re sharing a few of our favorite tips and tricks for how to throw the best Halloween party…ever!

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Gatherings & Events, Mother's Day, National Days & Holidays

Unique Things to Do to Make Mother’s Day Special

May 1, 2018

While we certainly have nothing against breakfast in bed or a nice candle light dinner, we think it’s time to shake things up for Mother’s Day. First and foremost, all mom really wants this year is to know that you appreciate her. Secondly, she probably just wants one full day of quality family time, so shut down your email and put away your phone, because today it’s all about mom! If you want to make this Mother’s Day as unique and special as your mom is, here are a few out-of-the-box ways to celebrate. Continue Reading…

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

The Perfect Easter Basket Ideas

April 7, 2018

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…

Gatherings & Events

Have Some Family Fun at These Fall Fruit Festivals

September 21, 2017

When summer comes to an end, many of us feel like it’s time to throw on our winter coats and bunker down in our homes for the next few months. But even though the summer is ending, there’s still plenty you can do outside. Dare we say, you might even enjoy the great outdoors more now that the sun won’t be beating down on you. For that reason, towns across the country are preparing to celebrate the cooler weather, and the delicious autumn fruit that comes along with it, with these fall fruit festivals. So mark your calendar because these fall activities won’t be here forever! Continue Reading…

Gatherings & Events

Everything You Need for the Ultimate Football Season Kick-Off Party

September 6, 2017

If there’s one thing that makes saying “goodbye” to the summer just a little bit easier, it’s knowing that football season is just around the corner! Each year, friends and families don their team’s colors, break out their lucky jerseys, and fight (in the most loving way possible) for their team to reign supreme. So kick-off the first week of football season in the best way possible — with an unforgettable party, full of these fan-favorites! Continue Reading…