Category Archive: Holidays

Feb 02

Tips for Choosing Valentine’s Flowers

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Choosing flowers for Valentine’s Day may seem like a no-brainer to most people—send roses!  While a bouquet of a dozen red roses is very traditional, it’s sometimes not very personal.  In fact, some people really don’t care for roses at all.  In that case, what do you do?  Here are a few tips for choosing …

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Jan 26

The Power of Flowers and Your Romantic Self

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Everyone knows that flowers have power.  The sight of a bright bouquet can cheer us up even on the gloomiest of days, while the scent of certain flowers can bring back happy memories from our childhood.  However, when it comes to Valentine’s Day, the power of flowers shifts to the romantic.  Harnessing the power of …

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Dec 22

Christmas in Kansas City

Spending your Christmas in Kansas City?  There’s plenty to do this holiday season in KC, including some great traditional events and some new activities as well.  Here are just a few of the holiday events going on this winter in Kansas City. Christmas in the Park at Longview Lake is a great activity that involves …

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Dec 16

Celebrating with Family: The Perfect Christmas

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The holiday season is often full of family for many people.  In fact, it’s sometimes the only time of the year that you get to see some relatives.  For that reason, having the perfect Christmas is often associated with a huge family celebration.  Everyone gathers at one person’s home to eat great food, share stories, …

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Dec 09

Hanukkah Traditions

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Hanukkah, of the Festival of Lights, is the Jewish celebration of their victory over the Syrians in 165 BCE.  In the story, the Jewish people are lead by the Hasmonean family in their quest to remove the Syrians from Israel and in restoring the Temple.  After the Temple was restored, the priests went to light …

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Dec 02

Holiday Entertaining

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Entertaining family and friends during the holidays is one of the highlights of the season, especially if you don’t get to see some of your guests that often.  Spending a day with those you love, eating great food, and generally enjoying everything the holiday season brings with it is what this part of the year …

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