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How To Have A Merry Christmas On A Budget

If you're faced with a tight budget and a long holiday wish list, we have great ideas and tips on how you can cut back and still enjoy a very merry Christmas.

Memorial Gifts for a Mother

Losing one's mother is a traumatic and painful experience, regardless of whether a child is 5 or 50 years old. While many well-wishers send flowers and tokens of condolence, there are other gifts that can be given as memorial tributes to a person's mother that are equally touching and also original.

Halloween Crafts on Pumpkins as Spiders

Combine two Halloween symbols into one and transform a pumpkin into a spider. There are many ways to accomplish this, depending on whether or not you want to cut into the pumpkin. Changing the crafting methods used on the pumpkin can change how your final spider pumpkin looks. For a game, have guest

Addams Family Costume For Halloween

Are you in search of a costume for this coming Halloween? There are so many Halloween costumes out there that would definitely catch your attention or even suit your taste. But if you cannot still figure out the best Halloween costume for you and your family, well, search no more... Addams Family Co

Viking Halloween Costume Ideas

Vikings liked bright colors.meal of the soldier image by Vasiliy Koval from Fotolia.comThe Vikings were Norse explorers, warriors and pirates who raided and colonized Europe in the 11th century. They were romanticized in the 18th century through stories and plays, and our picture of them...

Halloween Party Games for 10-Year-Olds

Decorations help set the mood for a Halloween party.halloween image by Freddy Smeets from Fotolia.comHalloween parties typically include costumes, candy and games. If you're hosting a Halloween party for youngsters, you can tailor games and activities to the ages of your guests. Games for...

How to Throw a Surprise Birthday Party on a Budget

From the invitations to the decorations, the cost of throwing a surprise party can easily get out of hand if you are not careful. However, that does not mean it is impossible to throw a surprise birthday on a tight budget. With careful planning, a little creativity and some help from friends and fam

Healthy Gifts for Men

It can be difficult purchasing a gift that encourages a guy to be healthy. A health-conscious attitude is beneficial to your guy because it permits him to learn about health for his body, mind and spirit. While buying a gift, purchase an item that shows your guy an appreciation for his health.

Personalized Engraved Graduation Gifts

A graduation gift should be meaningful and something that the lucky graduate can cherish for years to come. Personalized and engraved gifts are a thoughtful choice, and many different keepsake gift items can easily be engraved to make them special and unique.Drinking GlassesAlthough more...

How Work At Home Dads Can Earn Extra Cash for the Holidays

Holidays... the best times for families and friends to get together and exchange gifts, share heartfelt season's greetings, and drink eggnog. Unfortunately though, this is also the time where household expenses can blow holes in a working man's wallet and put credit cards on fire.

How to Keep a Hairstyle All Day

A good hairstyle can help you feel more self-confident about your appearance. Whether you want a sleek or curly style, you want your hairstyle to last the whole day. Various factors, however, such as high humidity or stress, can cause your hair to fall flat in the middle of the day. If you make a fe

Birthday Gifts for Girls Age 10 to 15

Give creative birthday gifts. image by L. Shat from Fotolia.comGirls 10-12 years old are considered 'tweens,' and girls 13-15 are young teenagers. Their interests are similar, so gift shopping for both tweens and teens just requires small modifications to make...

How to Create Great Halloween Costumes That Won't Break the Bank

If you are willing to be just a little bit creative this Halloween season, you should be able to come up with several Halloween costume ideas that will be fun for both you and your kids while not breaking your budget at the same time. Many of the most interesting Halloween costume ideas are also sim

Shelf Life of a Fruit Cake

It is a long tradition to give family and friends fruitcakes during the holidays. But since many people regift fruitcakes it is important to know how long they can last.

Interesting Gift Ideas For Mother's Day

Do you remember the gifts your mother used to bring for you? Just the sight of those beautifully wrapped big packages made you happy. When you opened the packets they always contained something you wanted. The pretty doll or the remote controlled toy car or that walkie-talkie that you always wanted.

Cute Office Gifts

A cute gift might be big or small.the gift image by Paul Heasman from Fotolia.comWhen buying an office gift for your coworker, employer or employee, the gift might be something to brighten the person's office environment. Office protocols, which can restrict the display of personal items,...

Second-Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts

Give your significant other a special second wedding anniversary gift to celebrate two years of marriage. Choose a thoughtful and romantic gift related to the traditional second anniversary theme of cotton or select to go with the modern theme of china. Personalize the gift with a custom engraving o

Christmas Decorations To Light Up Your Holidays

Decorations are integral to any holiday planning. The Christmas is no exception. And when it is a celebration as big as Christmas, the decorations are elaborate as well. The following article takes a snapshot of the various aspects of Christmas decorations.