Alternative Gift Wrap Ideas

It’s an all too common scenario, you’ve got the perfect gift but no gift bag or appropriate wrapping paper. Here’s a list of alternative items that can used to conceal a special present, and some of them are even gifts themselves. All of the following items can be instantly dressed up by adding a pretty…

Holiday Decorating Timeline

With seasonal merchandise appearing in the stores and in marketing campaigns so early, it can be hard to tell when to put out your fall leaves and pumpkins, and when to swap them out for Santa and Frosty.  The following is a timeline of when I like to bring out our decorations.  Of course you…