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When you think "baby shower," you don't automatically think "coffee mug." But mugs can be used in several inventive ways at a baby shower: for gifts, as keepsakes, in games and more. Using coffee mugs at your baby shower is not only a good way for you to make use of some of those mugs you have sitti
Entertaining teens is always something of a project. Providing an atmosphere that is healthy and Christian can make it even harder. What you might forget is that kids just want to socialize and have fun. By keeping the pace moving and providing an upbeat background, you can easily entertain your kid
Many people are seeking Halloween quiz questions around this time of year. In fact, most pubs run a pub quiz at certain times of the year and Halloween quizzes are particularly popular - if compiled correctly. The problem with most quizzes is that they are not put together very well, and competitors
The "Princess and the Frog," released in 2009, is the modern Disney retelling of the classic story "The Frog Princess." The release of this movie added another princess, Tiana, to the Disney Princesses lineup. If your child is a fan of the movie, make your own princess or frog costume for your next
Ask anyone to name the most cluttered area of his or her home and that person is likely to say it is the garage. It is a catchall area that can quickly become disorganized and crowded. You can gain control of your garage with a few handy garage organizers.
Native American tribes viewed face paint as a social act of cultural heritage, according to the Mantaka American Indian Council. It was used for many occasions, including festivals, war and funeral practices. Berries, roots, tree bark and colored clay were all materials used to paint the face. While
It is not a secret that the costs for school supplies for the classroom often come out of teachers' own pockets. Teachers usually have a small budget to buy the supplies they need for the classroom, but the budget rarely covers the costs of their actual needs. If you are thinking about giving bulk g
Celebrate Halloween with a festive booth at a local fair or event. Before you assemble your booth, decide whether you want to convey a silly or spooky vibe to your visitors. If small children will be present, keep the creepy factor to a minimum; instead, go with some good-humored Halloween themes to
Show a budding classics expert your affection with a Greek education-themed gift. Maybe your son or daughter has already mastered Latin and is about to embark on an ambitious quest to learn Ancient Greek. Perhaps your cousin just announced her plan to get a Ph.D. in classics. Whatever the occasion,
Choose a gift for your boss.that is not too personal.boss and secretary image by Valentin Mosichev from Fotolia.comEmployees buy gifts for their boss for Christmas, Boss' Day, birthdays or other special occasions. You might struggle with choices between a lighthearted or more serious...
One of the most anticipated happenings of the season is Halloween. Halloween party will never be colorful without the freaky horrifying villain costumes, and the heroes of the night. One does not have the everyday experience of dressing up for a Halloween costume party. And so, it is important to ce
Almost any gift is acceptable as a thank you gift to your wedding party.gift image by Photoeyes from Fotolia.comGiving a personalized gift to honor the bridesmaids and groomsmen, as well as ring bearer, flower girl and other members of the wedding party, shows the recipients how much...
Make opening shower gifts more interesting with a game of bridal shower bingo.christmas-gifts image by Maria Brzostowska from Fotolia.comSpicing up your bridal shower celebration is as simple as coming up with some innovative, interesting games for your guests to play. Good games help...
Present your Christmas cookie concoction in a themed container.holiday cookie image by palms from Fotolia.comBaking Christmas cookies is such a favored pastime that entire cookbooks and magazine issues have been devoted to the topic. When you make a variety of Christmas goodies, you may...
The table is set with your best dishes, the smell of the food fills the whole house and friends and family came from all over to join the celebration. Your mouth waters just thinking about the juicy turkey, the creamy mashed potatoes, and the wonderful gravy. Then you wake up and realize you're
Coming across pine cones can be as simple as walking outside. Gather pine cones and grab your kids to create ornaments that everyone can enjoy making. Give the ornaments as gifts to teachers, friends and family members. Get creative with colors and customize ornaments for each person you're giving t