Gary Chapman, the author of The 5 Love Languages, explains in his book that gift giving is a key way for some people to express love. For many, that’s why the holiday season is their favorite time of year. For others, gift giving leads to...

Most everyone has a favorite holiday ritual. Giving gifts, decorating the Christmas tree or lighting the menorah can be wonderful family traditions. If you’re not careful though, they can pose hazards to your pets. Make sure Fluffy and Fido have a happy holiday, too. Keep...

If you swear the holiday shopping season starts earlier every year, you’re not just whistling Dixie. It’s a strategic move led by the biggest retailers, as this article from Skyword breaks down. The phenomenon even has a nickname: Christmas Creep! (Sounds like someone who leaves...

You know it’s officially fall when pumpkin products are everywhere! Pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin-scented candles, and pumpkins available for purchase at grocery stores. If you’re looking for some festive pumpkin-themed crafts for Halloween, Thanksgiving, or just to celebrate the season, these pumpkin projects are sure...

Labor Day typically signifies a good-bye to Summer, and hello to back-to-school. It's also a time to reflect upon our country's workforce. As people start to settle into the impending change of seasons, how is your business going to celebrate Labor Day?   Originally a Tribute to...

St. Patrick’s Day is one of the most fun holidays to decorate for. Whether you want to decorate your storefront or plan a group activity for kids, pick the perfect St. Patrick’s Day craft for you. There are hundreds of ideas out there, but here...

There’s nothing more frustrating than building gingerbread houses. They always seem like a good idea in theory! And then you throw children into the mix, and gingerbread winds up crushed or stuck to the walls. Yet, holiday recipes become important family traditions. And it doesn't have...

Things really kick back into action during autumn. With family vacations behind us and schools getting families back into predictable patterns, it is a great time to attract new business! The change in weather, the color of the leaves and the return of everything pumpkin...

When you want the children in your life to express their love through Father’s Day crafts, clichés abound. How many necktie-shaped and handprint plates or ashtrays does a modern man need? These craft ideas that put a fresh spin on tradition. Who knows, maybe we can...