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5 DIY Halloween Luminaries & Lanterns

5 DIY Halloween Luminaries & Lanterns

Get inspired by the season and enjoy these five family-friendly Halloween crafts

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Three Cheers for the Red, White and Blue: Fourth of July Decor You'll Adore

Three Cheers for the Red, White and Blue: Fourth of July Decor You'll Adore

Celebrate Independence Day with colorful Fourth of July decorations, home decor, food and more. Enjoy the following gallery of great 4th of July ideas. Which are your favorites?   Star Power These patrotic candles are ready to light up the night.    Home Spun Pride This homemade burlap flag pillow is so easy to make.   Wine Not? Celebrate with a sip of your favorite beverage as you enjoy the

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6 Steps to a Clean Home for the Holidays

6 Steps to a Clean Home for the Holidays

Before a single decoration appears or the first Christmas card is sent, the house should be clean, dust and dirt free. Now is the time to take care of the extra cleaning, the deep cleaning, if needed. Sparkle up the windows, shampoo the carpets, dust those hard to reach places, and give everything a good scrubbing. Does this sound overwhelming?

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10 Fall Wreath Ideas

10 Fall Wreath Ideas

When the air is crisp and the leaves begin to fall, it is time to welcome autumn. Brighten up your front door with one of these ten fall wreath ideas that can be quickly crafted.   Bring a rustic touch to your door. The neutral color and design will work with almost any home decor.

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Beautiful Holiday Decorations for Your Fireplace

Beautiful Holiday Decorations for Your Fireplace

The holiday fireplace can be a wonderful source of memories for years to come. Here are some beautiful holiday decorations to inspire. 

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Holiday Home Decorating Tips from the White House

Holiday Home Decorating Tips from the White House

When it comes to holiday decorating, you can get no better advice than from Coleen Christian Burke, a three-time veteran holiday decorator for the White House and the author of Christmas with the First Ladies. Burke certainly has the chops when it comes to creating holiday splendor in a home. Mrs. Bush and Mrs Obama have relied on her, and the team, to

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Holiday Decor: The Victorian Kissing Ball

Holiday Decor: The Victorian Kissing Ball

The tradition of the kissing ball goes back centuries. The halls and homes of England’s middle ages were decorated with mistletoe, just as we do today, but instead of a simple spring of mistletoe hanging from the doorframe, therein evolved the kissing ball.  Originally called “holy boughs,” these festive signs of the season were made from interlocking greens that often supported

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7 DIY Snow Globes

7 DIY Snow Globes

It is easy to believe in the magic of the Christmas season when you gaze into a snow globe. The quick shake and the gentle fall of snow over an intimate holiday scene delights both young and old.  Creating your own snow globe can be a fun family craft. We provide the instructions, as well as the inspiration. 

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Frozen Holiday Decorations: 15 Ideas to Delight Young and Old

Frozen Holiday Decorations: 15 Ideas to Delight Young and Old

Looking for the coolest Christmas decorating idea? How about a Frozen theme for your holiday decorations? Here are some beautifully inspiring ideas to create your own winter wonderland.  Image courtesy of the Yanelli family. 

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Print This Holiday Checklist

Print This Holiday Checklist

Make this year be the most wonderful with an organized Christmas. This printable holiday checklist keeps you motivated. Just cross items off the to do list, as you complete them. Find a task you just don’t need to complete? No problem. Cross it off anyway; we won’t tell.  Buy plane tickets, if you will be traveling. (Read this article for 15

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