Monthly Archives: November 2012

Fun Family Activities for Hanukkah, From Dreidel to DIY Menorahs

Hanukkah (חֲנֻכָּה), also known as “The Festival of Lights,” means much more than exchanging Hanukkah gifts and lighting candles eight nights in a row. It’s a celebration that brings families together to share and enjoy age-old customs that have been passed down … Continue reading

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The Story Behind Mistletoe at Christmas

Nowadays, mistletoe has become a mainstay at Christmas parties everywhere. The rules are simple: If you find yourself standing underneath mistletoe hanging in a doorway, you have to lay a smooch on your sweetie or, if you’re single, the person … Continue reading

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1-800-FLOWERS.COM® 2014 #ChristmasJoy Sweepstakes

1-800-FLOWERS.COM® 2014 #ChristmasJoy Sweepstakes Join us, 1-800-Flowers.com, for a #ChristmasJoy Sweepstakes on December 1st, 2014 at 10AM EST! Get ready to share the best and worst Christmas gifts that you’ve ever received! Don’t miss out on over $4,000 worth of prizes! OFFICIAL RULES: NO PURCHASE … Continue reading

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Another Thanksgiving Craft Idea for Kids: Thanksgiving Flower Wreath

Thanksgiving is the perfect day of the year to gather with family and express gratitude for all of the blessings in our lives. Spend time with your kids and show them what the holiday is all about by helping them … Continue reading

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Cute Thanksgiving Craft Idea for Kids: Sunflower Turkeys

Are your kids looking for something to do on Turkey Day … other than patiently wait for the bird to roast in the oven? This Thanksgiving craft idea will keep the little ones busy while you cook up a delicious … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Pear Themed Table Setting

Here’s one last tip that will sure make your Thanksgiving pear themed table setting  unforgettable. Starting with terrific amber glass plates that I picked up at a discount price, all it took was a curvaceous bosc pear, a sprig of … Continue reading

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1-800-FLOWERS.COM® 2015 #GiveSmiles Thanksgiving Twitter Party

Join us, 1-800-Flowers.com, for a “Give Smiles” Thanksgiving Twitter Party on November 18th, 2014 at 8pm EST! Get ready to share all your Fall memories and Thanksgiving experiences that make you smile  Click here to RSVP and qualify for over … Continue reading

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Fun Thanksgiving Activities for the Whole Family

With work and responsibilities keeping everyone busy throughout the year, it’s not every day your entire family gathers over one table to share some great food and conversation. That’s why Thanksgiving is the perfect day to spend time with your … Continue reading

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Fall Reception Décor Ideas

The personal and the décor flowers should complement each other. I suggest having 3 different centerpieces in varying heights instead of having the same centerpiece on every table. It creates a much better rhythm and flow in the room. Various … Continue reading

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How To Create A DIY Autumn Leaf Table Runner

Fall is here, Thanksgiving is slowly approaching… What is better than an inexpensive, easy and creative autumn leaf table runner to bring the outside beauty of fall, inside your home? Your friends and family will feel as if they are sitting … Continue reading

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