Give a graduation gift that reflects the graduate's achievement.graduation image by timur1970 from Fotolia.comCollege graduation marks an important rite of passage. When choosing a graduation gift that will resonate with the importance of the day, think about the graduate's future. Think...
As you embark on your 25th year together as a married couple, you want to do something special for the person who has been with you through thick and thin. A quarter of a century is an important milestone, and choosing a silver gift is a traditional way to celebrate this anniversary.
The bed skirt, also known as a dust ruffle, hides the unsightly box spring under your mattress. If your bed is close enough to the floor, the bed skirt may also hide all of the clutter you shove under your bed. Unfortunately, most bed skirts are solid colors or hard to find in the color or pattern y
People love throwing parties during the holiday season. You will want to make your party memorable for everyone. Throwing some fun Christmas party games, having good food, and some fabulous Christmas favors are all things you can do to create the perfect get together.
A holiday away with the family can be a great time for everyone, and leave you feeling refreshed and relaxed. However, it is also something that needs to be planned early to get the most out of it - between mum, dad, older kids, younger kids, and maybe pets or grandparents, you could all end up enjo
A book of crossword puzzles makes a mentally stimulating gift.crossword image by cherie from Fotolia.comChoosing a memorable 70th birthday gift can demonstrate to the birthday celebrant how much you care about her. Most 70-year-old people are retired and have plenty of time on their hands...
Any racing items your child already has can add to the party decorations.race car neon sign image by MAXFX from Fotolia.comRace car birthday themes allow you to incorporate your little speed enthusiast's passion for race cars into his birthday celebration whether he's five or 25. Couple...
To create a holiday-themed cookies, you can choose a new recipe for each holiday, or you may be able to change your favorite cake recipe to suit the theme of holiday cookie cutters! Holiday most have
Nursing long has been a proud calling; for years it was one of the few professional options for bright young women. Entire religious orders were dedicated to nursing, and nurses were the first women on the battlefields of modern warfare. For decades nurses were immediately recognizable in their cl
Kids will have a blast at a pirate-themed birthday party.jolie petite fille d??guis??e en pirate image by bacalao from Fotolia.comLittle kids will love having a pirate birthday party. There are many ways to make a pirate party fun and get all the party guests involved. Don't forget to...
Sponsoring a golf tournament can benefit a company in many ways.golf course image by Mark Constantine from Fotolia.comGolf tournaments can offset the costs of operating a tournament by asking local, regional or national companies to sponsor the event. These sponsors will pay for the...
Your supervisor may work long hours at the office and devote minimal time to herself. Show her your gratitude for her hard work and dedication with a group gift. The gift should be thoughtful, showing that you know her personality and taste, but do not make it too personal. If the group is large eno
Halloween masks run the gamut from the original sharp-edged plastic with an elastic strap to extravagant customized latex masks with realistic detailing. If you decide to purchase a latex Halloween mask, consider it an investment. Expend some time to care for it after wearing it and it will last for
an apple for the teacher image by Peter Baxter from Fotolia.comTeachers face high expectations to provide quality education for their students. They play a key role in the development and progression of children and often times their efforts go unnoticed. However, there are myriad ways...
Halloween, like all other holidays, becomes more commercialised each year.Have you ever stopped to consider how Halloween was celebrated in the Roaring 1920's?
Christmas is rich with symbolism. Some symbols, such as Christmas trees and wreaths, the Nativity scene, holly, Santa Claus, gingerbread men and candy canes, have become synonymous with Christmas. You can make your own gifts, wrapping paper and cards; decorate cookies, ornaments and clothes; and eve
Swiss Colony was the brainchild of Wisconsin college student Ray Kubly. In the 1920s, he wrote up a marketing campaign for selling cheese by mail, and soon put his ideas into practice. Today, the family-owned company sells a range of food products and other items though its website and catalogs.
Placing a wreath of artificial or natural flowers by a loved one's headstone is touching and sentimental way to honor the life of the lost loved one. Municipal and parish-related cemeteries have specific guidelines over the placement and season of grave wreaths, flowers and adornments of any kind. F
Converting the front facade of your house into a haunted house can really help to bring about the spirit of Halloween or a special occasion party. Decorating the outside of your house can help guests find it, as well as to put them into the right mood, even before they walk through the door. When de
A 16th birthday is a milestone. Some may even consider it a transition period in a teen's life. What better way to celebrate this special time than by throwing a birthday party? Whether it's a full-blown birthday bash or a small low-key gathering, you'll need to have activities to keep guests entert