Spring cleaning has always been a thing. It was a way to welcome warmer weather, open the windows and literally air out the house. Today, fall cleaning cleans to the same level, but in seasonal climates, the focus may be on buttoning up the house for winter.
Learn more about el dia de los muertos, its importance and history and how to celebrate it with food and traditional offerings.
Block parties are a wonderful tool to bring a community together. Whether you gather your community association, high-rise building or other social group together, sharing food at a barbecue potluck block party is a wonderful way to build great relationships. But potlucks can get old when everyone brings the same signature dish time after time. [...]
Remember the good old days when you could plop your hand into some clay to make an "ashtray" and present it to your dad as a Father's Day gift? Even though he didn’t smoke, he was so proud of that ill-looking lump of clay that it held an honored spot on the mantle for years. [...]
If you enjoy exploring different cultures, or just embrace any opportunity to throw a celebration, February is your chance! The Lunar New Year, an international holiday celebrated by Asian countries throughout the globe, falls on February 16 in 2018. The Lunar New Year has now become a popular tradition in many North American communities as [...]
From glittering snowflakes to reindeer ornaments to fuzzy Christmas trees, we’ve rounded up simple but downright Pinterest-worthy winter crafts for the whole family to enjoy. Happy crafting! Sparkling SnowflakesReindeer OrnamentsFuzzy Christmas TreesSnow Storm in a Jar They’re quick and easy, but the finished product is pretty impressive. Kudos to Be Brave, Keep Going for the [...]
Joy to the world, the holidays are here. Folks from all across the globe are enjoying the season with unique celebrations and traditions. And a lot of fabulous food. So why not treat your taste buds to a tour of foreign fare? Take a break from the tried-and-true turkey and classic cutout cookies and get [...]
The holidays are a natural time to dig into your gift wrap stores to see what you need to stock up on for late-night wrapping sessions. Before you go out and by rolls of cheap, uninspired wrapping paper that can only be used for Christmas, try your hand at making your own. DIY wrapping papers [...]