The holidays are finally over! And what a successful holiday season it was. Congratulations on getting your loved one that special gift! His smile was everything you wanted and more…and hey, the gifts you got were pretty sweet, too.
With new fragrances, clothing, and more, you’re ready to take on 2018 looking fresh, dressed to impress, and ready to party. Of course, there were gifts that you didn’t like. Your friend bought you a fidget spinner as a gag gift and placed it at the bottom of one very large box—a mess ensued. Also, there were those gifts from your mother-in-law. Read the rest »
Take a look around your place. Each piece of furniture holds a story. There’s the coffee table—remember when you put it together? There were like, six nails left over and you have no idea how. And you bought that chic lamp on sale. So cute! Then there’s the suave-looking couch and matching love seat. Your parents might have not liked them when they visited, but that doesn’t matter…except when it does. Like now, when they’re moving in with you. Read the rest »
Ah, the holidays. It’s the time of giving and the time of cheer. It’s also the time to finally show up your neighbor who always out-decorates your house. This year, you were ready to go all out and have the best house on the block. Your time’s up, Monica! Read the rest »
Whoever said birds of a feather stick together definitely hasn’t met your family. Forget the cute metaphors: you guys fight like Christmas geese! It’s a miracle that you guys made it to the end of the year. These holidays seem so much more stressful for your family compared to everyone else’s. We get it! You love your family, but sometimes, you want to fly across the world, change your name, and live your new life as an undercover agent. Read the rest »
As December 25th draws closer and closer, children from all over anticipate the arrival of Santa Claus and his big red bag full of toys. Children also know that gifts from their parents are coming, and that draws their curiosity—not only as to what gifts they’re getting, but where those gifts are hidden! Read the rest »
The “most wonderful time of year” is upon us. You know what that means?
Christmas decorations! Everything from wreathes, strings of colorful lights, tinsel, and ornaments comes busting out during the month of December. However, you find yourself in a bit of a dilemma. You’ve been building your collection of Christmas decorations for so long that you’re beginning to run out of room for all the new decorations you want to show off. Read the rest »
You’ve been creating your gown for months, and now it’s your time to shine! You finally found the corset that will go with your floor-length gown and you have the perfect white apron. Your bonnet is simply divine! It’s the perfect shade of white and the perfect length. Your look is so cute, yet so sophisticated! Your husband’s petticoat makes him look handsome too. Those shoes were spit-shined, weren’t they? Read the rest »
It’s that time again. Your refrigerator is jam-packed, with the overpriced turkey sitting smack dab in the middle. You should win a Tetris trophy for how much food you were able to fit in next to that thing. That expensive wine you got for your birthday is sitting on the counter, instead of resting somewhere cool. (Your family will never know the difference.) But that minor offense pales in comparison to those secrets you’ve been hiding. Read the rest »
Thanksgiving is around the corner, and it’s about that time—you begin to prepare for the feast ahead with a plump turkey, fluffy mashed potatoes, and stuffing. Now, what makes the presentation all come together? It’s your table centerpiece, the cornucopia! It represents the bountiful harvest, and is packed with fruits, vegetables, and flowers. Everything in it is placed with care. Read the rest »
You’ve been dreading this moment for a long time. Maybe you’re a grandma or grandpa. Maybe you’re the loyal daughter to amazing, elderly parents, but it’s a stressful time for all (tell your husband to stop smiling; at least wait for them to step through the doors). It’s time to make the move into a nursing home. While these facilities offer great services for the elderly, especially those who need medical help, they might not be so accommodating about space. Read the rest »