10 Inexpensive Christmas Gifts for the Whole Family

October 7th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in The Perfect Gift - (Comments Off on 10 Inexpensive Christmas Gifts for the Whole Family)

“It’s the thought that counts.” That saying is never more true than at Christmastime. How much you spend isn’t what matters. What matters is how much you care. Here are ten fun and inexpensive Christmas gifts that can say, “I care,” without breaking your bank. Movie night – Wrap a newly released DVD — or …
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Best Wine to Pair with Thanksgiving Dinner

October 4th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Special Occasions - (Comments Off on Best Wine to Pair with Thanksgiving Dinner)

Turkey Day and the various traditions that come along with it are almost upon us, and if you’re hosting the festivities this year you may be wondering what kinds of wine to pair with your dinner. Fortunately, turkey and traditional Thanksgiving Day side dishes can work well with several types and styles of wine, and …
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5 Tips for Writing Checks Safely

October 3rd, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Design Checks - (Comments Off on 5 Tips for Writing Checks Safely)

It’s estimated that more than 15 million Americans are victims of identity theft and fraud every year, totaling over $50 billion in damages. And one method of payment that’s vulnerable to such attacks is the personal check. Personal checks are a viable payment option, but it’s important to ensure that you’re taking the proper safety …
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5 Gift Ideas for Your Kid’s Coaches

October 2nd, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in The Perfect Gift - (Comments Off on 5 Gift Ideas for Your Kid’s Coaches)

As a parent, you put a lot of work and effort into your kids’ extra-curricular activities. However, the main reason your children can enjoy their favorite sport is because a great coach is leading the way. Remember the coaches this season with a small token of your appreciation. These gift ideas for kids coaches are …
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Jewelry Organization Tips for College Students

September 30th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Organizing Your Home - (Comments Off on Jewelry Organization Tips for College Students)

The normal college dorm room feels more like a closet than a bedroom, and conserving space is a priority. You don’t want to sacrifice essentials like clothing, shoes or jewelry, though. Whether you have 1,000 pieces of jewelry or a few special earrings, necklaces and rings, you need a few jewelry organization tips that also …
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How to Gift a Bottle of Wine at a Housewarming Party

September 26th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Special Occasion Gifts - (Comments Off on How to Gift a Bottle of Wine at a Housewarming Party)

Moving into a new home is the perfect time to celebrate the transition by throwing a party. As a guest, you may want to bring a small gift such as a bottle of wine, potted plant, or kitchen gadget. If you’re wondering how to gift a bottle of wine, follow these simple rules: Put it …
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How to Prepare Your Garden for Winter in 6 Steps

September 25th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Household Helpers - (Comments Off on How to Prepare Your Garden for Winter in 6 Steps)

Fall is coming, and you’re wondering how to prepare your garden for the winter. Here are six quick tips that will have you sitting pretty next spring! Plant Yes, plant! Some garden flora does best when it gets a good foothold in the fall. Lettuce, asparagus and poppies are good examples. Fertilize Now is the …
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6 Fun Christmas Photo Card Ideas

September 24th, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Seasonal Greeting Cards - (Comments Off on 6 Fun Christmas Photo Card Ideas)

This year, give a little holiday cheer by sending a personalized, fun Christmas photo card. Why settle for something that “just works” when you can easily make a truly memorable photo card? While an ordinary card will do, most people look forward to the yearly peek at their favorite people through Christmas Photo Cards. Often …
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How to Make Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes the Easy Way!

September 23rd, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Special Occasions - (Comments Off on How to Make Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes the Easy Way!)

Wow guests at your next birthday party with this adorable, no-mess alternative to a traditional birthday cake. They’ll never know how easy it was to make. Follow these simple instructions to make ice cream cone cupcakes: Ingredients One batch of your favorite boxed cake batter recipe, prepared according to instructions 24 flat-bottomed ice cream cones …
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How to Make a Rose out of Paper

September 23rd, 2013 | Posted by CurrentCatalog in Home Decor - (Comments Off on How to Make a Rose out of Paper)

Want to give a friend a rose that won’t fade after a few days? Why not fashion a pretty bouquet out of paper? It’s easy to do, and makes a fun and original decoration for any gift. This project is particularly pretty when you make it with cute stationery or wrapping paper. Plus, once you …
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