'Tis the season! No matter what time of year, there's always something to celebrate. Check out some of our favorite ways to share meaningful moments and holidays with our families.
Let the party begin! Whether you're planning a big shindig or a small get-together, parties are a great way to bring family together.
Weddings are just the beginning of happily ever after. Read all about some of our favorite ideas and tips for the big day!

Cool Ideas for Summer!

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12 Tasty Watermelon Recipes for Summer Days

Watermelon recipes are a great way to take advantage of this staple flavor of summer. Whether it's sweet or savory, ...
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13 Summer Dogs Enjoying their Much-Needed Vacations

Looking for a quick serotonin boost? Check out these summer dogs living their best lives! ...
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12 Fun Summer Crafts for Toddlers to Beat the Heat

Summer crafts for toddlers are the perfect solution to beat the heat! From painting activities to pool noodle racetracks, here ...
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12+ Fabulous 4th of July Appetizers for Your Backyard Bash

4th of July appetizers will set the scene for the rest of your Independence Day activities of games, fireworks, and ...

Glamping: 5+ Tips for the Perfect Family Getaway

What's better than camping? Glamping. This latest craze takes the best parts of camping and combines them with luxury, style, ...
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8 Fun and Creative Ideas to Celebrate the End of the School Year

The end of the school year is upon us! Check out these fun ideas so the whole family can celebrate ...
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7 Ways to Host an Amazing Pool Party for Kids

Looking for some ideas for the perfect pool party for kids? Check out some of our best tips! ...
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Summer Reads 2021: Mysteries, Memoirs, and More

Looking for new books for the summer months? Check out this list of great summer reads for 2021. From breezy ...
Virginia Beach Ice Cream

The Best Virginia Beach Ice Cream Shops

If you're in Virginia Beach, ice cream is the perfect way to end a perfect day filled with surf and ...

Let the Party Begin!

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50+ Goodie Bag Ideas for a Stellar Kids Party

Are you looking for fun, creative, and cheap goodie bag ideas for kids? Goodie bags are a fantastic way to ...
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13+ Ideas for an Amazing Family Reunion

A family reunion is a perfect way to re-connect, reminisce, and enjoy quality time with the whole fam. Check out ...
10 Favorite Super Bowl Snacks for Everyone

10 Favorite Super Bowl Snacks for Everyone

Looking for the perfect Super Bowl snacks to serve on game day? Check out some of our crowd favorites! ...
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10 Tips to Host the Best Family Olympics Ever

Looking to host your own Family Olympics? Check out some suggestions for food, decor, and games to set the stage ...
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Cheap and Easy Birthday Ideas for Kids

Ready to plan a kid's birthday party without breaking the budget? Read on for some cheap and easy birthday ideas ...
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How to Make Gelatin Cake Bubbles

Looking for a way to get the party started? Try these amazing gelatin cake bubbles to add fun and visual ...
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10 Ideas for Kids Birthday Parties During Social Distancing

Looking for ways to make your child's birthday feel special? Here are some fun ideas and tips for a celebrating ...
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Celebrating a COVID-19 Adult Birthday: Ideas and Inspiration

Whether you're just spending time with family or having a gathering, here are some ways to safely have a COVID-19 ...
Baby's First Birthday Party Ideas

Baby’s First Birthday: Fun and Easy Party Ideas

Here are some fantastic activities, decorations, and theme ideas to help make your baby's first birthday extra special, even during ...
Surprise Party Tips and Checklist

Surprise Party Ideas: How to Throw a Surprise Birthday Party

Find out all you need to know for planning a successful and fun surprise party for your friend's birthday this ...
Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday! Family having fun on New Year.

Ideas and Inspiration for a Fun New Year’s Eve with Kids!

Looking for some inspiration for a family-friendly celebration? Here are the best ideas to celebrate New Year's Eve with kids! ...
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Favorite Tailgate Food for a Party in a Parking Lot

Josie Ortega samples the favorite tailgate food to make ahead of time for a fancy-yet-easy parking lot party on game ...
How to throw a Baby Shower Step by Step

How to Plan a Baby Shower: A Step-By-Step Guide

A baby shower is the perfect way to celebrate the upcoming arrival of a little one. Check out this step-by-step ...
Simple, Meaningful Birthday Traditions

Simple, Meaningful Birthday Traditions

Josie Ortega has great tips for easy, thoughtful, unforgettable birthday traditions that are special for her own family. Read on ...
Host a Brunch - Easy Tips

Easy Brunch Ideas: How to Host a Stress-Free Brunch

Mimosas, anyone? Check out our tips and easy ideas to host a brunch menu at home everyone will enjoy ...

Ideas for July 4th!

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Red, White, and Booze: Fourth of July Drink Recipes

Light the sparklers and raise a glass! If you're looking for some Fourth of July Drink Recipes to keep everyone ...
Ben Stiller, Night at the Museum, Battle of the Smithsonian, patriotic movies for your next family movie night

Patriotic Movies for Your Next Family Movie Night

Looking for patriotic movies for the whole family? Josie Ortega suggests Fourth of July flicks that adults and kids can enjoy ...
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Patriotic Pups: 11 Adorable Fourth of July Dogs

Break out your stars and stripes and red, white, and blue! These Fourth of July dogs are tough competition! ...
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Celebrating Independence Day at Home

COVID-19 still affects our daily lives but with our tips for Independence Day 2020, you can celebrate even with the ...
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Independence Day History: Why We Celebrate the Fourth of July

Why do we celebrate the Fourth of July? Read on to learn all about Independence Day history, including old and ...
Patriotic Clothes

4th of July Outfit Ideas – Show Your Colors in Style

Independence Day is coming and you want to celebrate in style? Check our ideas for 4th of July outfit and ...