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Get Spooky with Lillian Vernon…Your Halloween Headquarters for Gifts, Ghouls & Goblins

There is finally a chill in the air and our little goblins are getting excited for Halloween.  School is in full swing, and it’s already time to celebrate! Whether you’re choosing the perfect pumpkin, sipping hot apple cider, or running through a corn maze with your children, the fall season turns us all into kids again.  “Halloween” is derived from the Scottish phrase, “All Hallow’s Eve”.  The ...

Four Housewarming Gifts People Actually Want

It is said that housewarming began as the ritual of people bringing gifts of firewood to a new homeowner before furnaces existed. The “warming” celebration is a little different today, but the idea remains the same. It’s now a long held tradition to give gifts that bring warmth to new homeowners. And those gifts can range from housewares to knick-knacks. But the best housewarming gifts are the ones that will make a new house feel like a ...

Packing Hacks for Spring Breaks

At last, you made it through winter and your long awaited Spring Break has finally arrived! Don’t let the frustration of packing ruin your excitement for Spring Break! Spend less time worrying about your stuff and more time on the beach. Here are a few packing hacks that’ll make organizing your suitcase much easier. Jewelry Organizer Protect all your jewelry from getting lost in deep pockets of your suitcase or from breaking in the shuffle ...

When to Write a Thank You Card

Handwritten thank-you cards are a dying art. Most people would rather take the easy way out by sending a quick “thanks” via email or text message. A written note certainly requires a little more effort, but we’d like to think it’s worth it. It’s a great way to go the extra mile to show love and gratitude! Here are some perfect opportunities for handwritten thank-you cards:   After Your Wedding Your wedding day is one of the best days of ...