Author Archives: Stella Katsipoutis

International Women’s Day Celebrations Around the World

Every year on March 8, one holiday takes the phrase “girl power” to a whole new—and global—level. It’s called International Women’s Day (or IWD), and it applauds the achievements of women all over the world. The holiday was born in … Continue reading

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20 Tips on How to Plan a Romantic Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two

With the noisy swarms of couples and the irrationally high menu prices, going out for Valentine’s Day is more of a hassle than a luxury. And with Valentine’s Day 2015 falling on a Saturday, you can imagine the hustle and … Continue reading

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DIY Valentine’s Day Décor: How to Make Tissue Paper Roses!

Remember when we decked the halls with tissue paper flowers? Well, now it’s time to put a fancy twist on an old favorite. The most romantic day of they year is almost here, so let’s get your house ready for … Continue reading

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Love Quotes for Romantic Valentine’s Day Card Messages

One of the toughest things to do on Valentine’s Day is to put pen to paper and tell your sweetheart how much you love them. Why? Because, sometimes, words just aren’t enough. But even though capturing your most passionate emotions by … Continue reading

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All About Kwanzaa

It’s time to honor family ties, community bonds and African-American culture: Kwanzaa 2014 begins Friday, December 26, and ends on Thursday, January 1! Kwanzaa History and Traditions Kwanzaa began back in 1966, when Professor Maulana Karenga of California State University, Long Beach, … Continue reading

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How to Make Fresh Flower Ornaments for Your Christmas Tree

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree, how lovely are thy flowers! Bring your tree to life this season and decorate it with some beautiful fresh blooms. All you need is some festive Christmas flowers and a few clear glass ornaments … Continue reading

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Festive Hostess Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season

The 2014 holiday season is almost underway, and you know what that means: Your mailbox will soon be overflowing with dinner party invitations! With so many holiday get-togethers penned on your calendar, it’s important to get a head start on … Continue reading

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Boss’s Day Gift Ideas for Every Personality

It’s time to celebrate the head honcho with some Boss’s Day gift ideas! Boss’s Day, which is observed on October 16, is a day for employees to acknowledge their managers for all of the hard work they do throughout the … Continue reading

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Honoring Our Elders: Everything You Need to Know About National Grandparents Day!

They aren’t just the wise leaders of the family. They’re the caring, selfless individuals who brought your parents to life, and helped raise you with love and tenderness too. They’re Grandma and Grandpa, and it’s time to honor them on … Continue reading

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8 Tips for Having an Awesome Beach Picnic This Summer

How to Pack the Perfect Beach Picnic and Make a DIY Beach Flower Centerpiece! Hitting the shore for a day of good food, good weather and good company? Don’t let the sand and ocean breeze put a damper on your … Continue reading

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