Few milestones rival that of the sweet 16 birthday, and including a red carpet will underscore the significance of the event. On the party invitations, specify that the party will have a red carpet so all guests will arrive camera-ready. Request guests to dress in semi-formal or formal attire, like
When you want to choose a special and personalized gift for the 1-year-old in your life, consider making a homemade gift rather than purchasing something from a store. While many young toddlers are not yet able to express their likes and dislikes very well, there are still lots of items that would b
Video Transcript Hi, I'm Katalin, the creator of Creative English in Hungary and I am here on behalf of Expert Village. I'm going to show you how to make Christmas garland from popcorn. Put a knot and then you just tie it together. This is where you will hang this hole. This is how you...
Christmas trees have become one of the most enduring symbols of the holidays in Western culture.Evergreens have been the trees of choice when it comes to Christmas.So with all of the experience that western society has with the Christmas tree, do we know which type of evergreen trees are best suited
Lighting up a home for Christmas is not only a long-standing tradition but it is also a way of sharing the holiday with your neighbors, or, in many cases, a way of competing with them. Whether in the spirit of Christmas---or to outdo a neighbor---many appreciate those who illuminate their homes for
Don't beat it, wear it! The Michael Jackson costume has gotten even more popular since the tragic pop star's death. We all remember his classic moonwalk and trademark white glove. Do you want to be just another clown at the party this year, or do you want to be a thriller? Well, if you cho
Try your best to locate a nursery with trees that are stored in water.This type of tree will last much longer that those that are stacked or have wooden flats for upright support.
The roots of the tradition of giving bombonieres, or favors, at celebrations such as weddings and birth announcements trace back hundreds of years to Italy. The small tokens or favors commemorate the special occasion as well as thank guests for their love and support.
Reunions are excellent and exciting events to renew household ties. Fitting for like activities would have to have this kind of grand considering, particularly if this situation is really a rarity. You’re able to arrange this year's celebration having a concept as opposed to the standard
Give your mother a Christmas gift she will enjoy.christmas presents under christmas tree image by Maria Brzostowska from Fotolia.comFinding the perfect Christmas present for your mother does not have to be a challenge. Your mom likely will appreciate thoughtful gifts that tell her how...
Mothers day was created by Anna Jarvis to honor her mother and every mother in the world. What began as a simple campaign to honor a woman and the important role she played, turned into acampaign that gained unimaginable popularity and today we celebrate Mothers day every second Sunday of May. This
Whether for birthdays, graduations or weddings, personalized gifts show the recipient you care. Personalized gifts require preparation and reflect the thought you put into choosing the gift specifically for the occasion and recipient. Though personalized gifts often need to be ordered in advance, yo
Dress like a "High School Musical" cheerleader.Sharon Dominick/Photodisc/Getty ImagesMany pre-teen girls and boys are wild about the Disney movie "High School Musical." There are plenty of characters for pre-teen girls to dress-up as for Halloween, such as the spoiled Sharpay, sweet...
A home-baked treat can be an inexpensive but welcome gift.CUTTING COOKIES image by SKYDIVECOP from Fotolia.comWhatever the occasion, it's always good to buy someone a gift that shows that you have put some thought into it. But it's not so easy to buy a gift for a man in your life, whether...
Tissue paper is a functional and decorative accessory that gift givers use in gift bags, but some people are not sure how to fold the tissue properly. Tissue paper colors range from metallic to bright, neon hues and they are attractive enough to use for any occasion. Whether stuffing a small gift ba
Valentines day is celebrated in many different ways as a commemoration of the love between intimate companions. As an annual event, you actually have plenty of time to prepare and have the best gift for your partner. The day is internationally documented on the 14th day of February each year.
Christmas should be stress free, a time of celebration, family fun, love and togetherness. However, today the tradition of gift giving for many has morphed into a gremlin. A task of stress, added expense and confusion as to what to buy! But it doesn't have to be this way. You can take the stres
Going on a family vacation can be considerably more expensive than going with your partner only. Instead of buying two airline tickets and renting a double room in a hotel, you need maybe four or five tickets and at least two hotel rooms.
A gift after baby is born can be for the parents, too.gift image by Vasina Nazarenko from Fotolia.comThe arrival of a new child is a joyous event worthy of celebration. To celebrate the birth, it is customary to present a gift for the new child. Parents are likely to be inundated with...
The Christmas tree is one of the most important parts of the Christmas holiday. Every year, families gather together to choose and decorate their Christmas tree, and then hide presents beneath it. While artificial trees may seem more convenient than real Christmas trees, choosing your own real tree