Have one glass (or six) of these cocktails and punch bowls—who's counting during the holidays, anyway? via Alyse Whitney at Bon Appetit All you need are two steps to survive Christmas: Take a deep breath and make a cocktail, stat. Cozy mulled wine, spiked egg nog, and dangerously-strong bourbon punch will help you get juuuust drunk enough… Continue reading 50 Christmas Cocktails to Get You Through Holiday Drama
‘Tis the season for recreating our homes and favorite buildings out of dough. Even though no one has put baked panel to icing and build the Gilmore Girls home in Stars Hollow out of crispy gingerbread or frosty fondant (yet), these landmarks both real and fictional have us whispering, “I smell snow.” ApartmentTherapy.com has put together… Continue reading Check Out These Impressive Landmarks Built Out of Gingerbread
City Hall Tree Lighting Ceremony today at 4pm featuring the Saint Dominic Academy Choir! This FREE event is open to all. Refreshments will be served.
via Food & Wine – We’re at Thanksgiving for the food, clearly, but décor and a beautifully set table are just as important a part of the big day as the turkey and sides (well…they’re close). Here, a few easy tips to make sure your table is Thanksgiving ready. FRESH LINENS Send all of your linens (napkins, table runners, even a fancy… Continue reading THANKSGIVING DECORATING, TABLESCAPE AND CENTERPIECE TIPS AND IDEAS
From table manners to gift-giving, navigate the holiday season with these helpful tips. The holidays are upon us, which means it’s time to brush up on your etiquette and rules for best behavior during this season of events and gatherings. There’s nothing more fulfilling than knowing you presented yourself well as a host or guest.… Continue reading Modern Holiday Etiquette
Ok, maybe you're like me and refuse to participate in the great family holiday cookie battle. But if you love backing, the folks at Sweet Home have done the testing for you to make the best cookies ever this year. They've spent 200 hours researching and tested 20 types of essential cookie-related items to find the… Continue reading Great Cookie Cook-Offs