Blog Posts - Holidays


(Pictured: Le Jardin Francais) Unless you’re super strong and can bike anywhere in the city (like my dad), Atlanta’s a hard city to get around in without a car, partly due to our urban sprawl and partly due to an underdeveloped public tra...
by Thou Swell on Dec 17, 2016

Christmas Family Room

Family room? Living room? What’s the difference? It’s a room that my family lives in. So there’s that. After painting the room recently and buying a new rug, I let those colors dictate the decor. Luckily, I’ve held onto all my...
by Just a Girl on Dec 17, 2016

Win a Handmade Christmas Card!

It’s time to guess and win a card! One of my Christmas traditions is to draw a family Christmas Card. It’s almost done. I’m toying with adding something to the last drawing. Yes, there are three illustrations this year. No popups. W...
by Susie Lindau's Wild Ride on Dec 16, 2016

Peppermint Sugar Scrub

Quick and easy recipe for Peppermint Sugar Scrub and free printable labels.
by Snippets of Design on Dec 16, 2016

Relax By The Fire In Your Favorite Marvel Heroes’ Home (Videos)

Videos of a fireplace to put on your TV or computer screen this time of year is nothing new. You can even find a few on Netflix. Even without the added benefit of providing heat, they're relaxing and make wherever you are feel more like home. If you'...
by Geeks of Doom on Dec 16, 2016

Homemade Peppermint Mocha Latte

Around the holidays I enjoy all the festive drinks with peppermint but I don’t always like the cost or the fact that I have to [...] The post Homemade Peppermint Mocha Latte appeared first on Everyday Life.
by Everyday Life on Dec 16, 2016

Last Minute Wrapping Ideas For Christmas

Ho ho ho friends! It's Kim from Exquisitely Unremarkable popping in with a few last minute wrapping ideas for Christmas. Truth be told, I am the worst when it comes to wrapping gifts. I buy the presents in a timely manner, but then they sit stashed a...
by The Kim Six Fix on Dec 16, 2016

Creative Gift Wrap Ideas and Christmas Printables

At Christmastime, you can get creative in so many ways, from your Christmas tree and holiday home décor (have you seen Cyndy’s gorgeous holiday home tour?), to your menu (we collected lots of mouthwatering holiday recipes here), and especially you...
by The Creativity Exchange on Dec 16, 2016

Favorite Cookies for the Holidays

That moment when you realize it’s Friday and you haven’t blogged all week. Yep. #realife I am running all over the place over the past few months, and the hours just seem to slip away from me. But I offer you cookies. Because whether you&...
by Sweetnicks on Dec 16, 2016

Christmas Eve Store Hours for Last Minute Shoppers

If you’re one of the many people who procrastinates so much you need to shop on the day before Christmas, then it’s important to know what times stores are open on Christmas Eve. This is especially true since many stores close earlier on...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Dec 16, 2016

2016 Holiday Gift Guide For Her

Looking for holiday gift ideas for that special lady in your life, I have you covered. A little something for everyone; your mother, sister, daughter, grandmother and more! (or yourself, shhhh) *Happy Shopping* Affiliate links for your convenience  ...
by My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia on Dec 16, 2016

Holiday Gift Guide: Meet Your Holiday Beauty Needs with Bluemercury + Giveaway

If you know me, you know how much I love my makeup! It’s fun to collect and play with and use to create different looks for different occasions! When it comes to shopping (especially this holiday season), I do the majority of it online. It̵...
by The Mommy-Files on Dec 16, 2016

2017 Federal Holiday Schedule

Since not all calendars list the day and date of federal holidays, these are days you’ll want to add to your calendar. There are ten official federal holidays each year. While some remain the same date each year, others may land on a different...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Dec 16, 2016

20 Festive Christmas Porches You’ll Love

Psst — ready to make your marriage happier? Check out this amazing workshop! With Christmas around the corner, decorating is in full swing!  You may have already decked your halls and trimmed your tree, but is your front porch ready for th...
by Remodelaholic on Dec 16, 2016

21 Sentimental Gifts to DIY this Christmas

Psst — ready to make your marriage happier? Check out this amazing workshop! If you tear up at the handprint snowmen and squashed yarn wreaths from the special kids in your life, then you obviously understand the value of a handmade Christmas g...
by Remodelaholic on Dec 16, 2016

Downtown Parade of Lights

  The 22nd annual downtown Parade of Lights is a Tucson tradition with proceeds benefitting local charities. Last year, there were over 25,000 parade attendees, the biggest in history, and 2016 is slated to be even bigger and better than ever. W...
by Tucson Hotel on Dec 15, 2016

Home for Christmas and a Lemon, Rose & Poppy Seed Baked Cheesecake

Look out for my interview in Waitrose Weekend today (16th Dec) where I share my ideas for the perfect festive bash with a lemon, rose and poppy seed baked cheesecake, Polish-style open turkey sandwiches and festive vodka cocktails #HomeForChristmas P...
by on Dec 15, 2016

Christmas Tour

Well, hello. We left off on Monday with showing what we did to the front porch. And thank you so very much for your kind response to it! Today I figure I’ll show what I did on the inside. As usual, I kept it simple with fresh greenery–my...
by Just a Girl on Dec 15, 2016

Santa Surprise: Peppermint Buttercream Chocolate Christmas Cake

What's black, and white & red all over? My newest holiday baking experiment, a moist chocolate cake with a sweet peppermint buttercream!It feels like it's been ages since I wrote a baking post! While I haven't been diligent about documenting my v...
by Old Town Home on Dec 15, 2016

Target Christmas Store Hours 2016

If you are one of the many who are a last-minute Christmas gift shopper, retail stores are extending their holiday hours with you in mind. While most stores will be closed on Christmas Day, many are significantly extending their holiday shopping hour...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Dec 15, 2016

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