December 10, 2019
While the definition of “upcycling” is to repurpose things you have lying around the house, many of the DIY craft ideas floating around on the internet require materials you would never have on hand! So, the criteria for our upcycled holiday decorations is that you should need to buy no more than one item, assuming you …
December 5, 2019
There is so much holiday cheer in Denver and Aurora this weekend that it’s hard to keep up! A must-see is the annual Parade of Lights in downtown Denver, a beloved tradition that welcomes the holiday season to town. Also in Denver are productions of favorite Christmas shows from The Grinch to A Christmas Carol …
November 19, 2019
If you like the idea of a tree for Christmas or a bush for Hanukkah but want to avoid the whole dry pine needles problem that live trees cause by New Year’s, here are a few alternative ideas to consider. You’ll see variations of wooden trees — both naked wood and covered in upholstery fabric …
November 14, 2019
Entertainment events from music to theatre to the final runway shows of Denver Fashion Week are sure to keep you busy this weekend! Holiday events are cropping up, too—including a tree-lighting party at the Lakehouse, complete with carriage rides the whole family will enjoy!
October 22, 2019
Whether your Halloween plans include hosting a big bash or making the most delightfully scary treats on the block, these suggestions for decorating, crafts, and ghoulish goodies are sure to be a big hit with your friends and family!
October 8, 2019
Whether you pick your own or buy them at the local Safeway, it never hurts to brush up on how and what to carve into a Halloween pumpkin! Especially when the craft requires a sharp knife and a lot of imagination! Here are some carving tips and a few inspirational ideas to take your toothy, …
April 9, 2019
As we spring into a new season and welcome all the things that the season brings, lawns greening up, birds chirping louder and laying eggs, kids playing outside – Easter is the holiday that marks rebirth and renewal. And it’s the perfect excuse to celebrate with Easter-themed activities, treats and décor.
December 26, 2018
If you pull out all the stops to decorate every holiday season, you may already have decoration storage down to an art form. But, for the rest of us who cobble together ribbons, ornaments, wreaths and lights every year – we need a little help from the experts – who are only too eager to …
December 18, 2018
It’s that time of year again when families gather routinely end up watching sports on the big screen or sitting around awkwardly bored with nothing to do. Not this year! Plan ahead – even just a little bit – for some fun and games that will get you off the couch and challenge your wits …
December 11, 2018
Our favorite time of year brings gift guides from every corner of your life – real and virtual. Here are some of our favorite things for the upcoming holiday season for you to give yourself or your loved ones!