Decorate to Make Your Holidays Shine

We all have a neighbor who goes overboard with the novelty Christmas lights around the holidays, but what if you want a more subtle, sophisticated approach to herald the season? The American Lighting Association  (ALA) offers some proven tips for holiday decorating with refined style, inside and out.

“Decorating for the holidays doesn’t always have to be sparkles and glitz,” says Bruce Hathaway, national sales manager for the Vermont-based lighting manufacturer Hubbardton Forge. “Sometimes a little understatement goes a long way.

Tips for Enjoying the Holidays with Furry Friends

The holiday season brings all sorts of joys, like catching up with family and friends, eating favorite foods and exchanging gifts. The whirlwind of holiday activities, however, is no excuse to forget about Fluffy and Fido.

The makers of Teddy’s Pride, a probiotic oral care product specially designed for cats and dogs, offers the following pet-friendly tips for the holiday season:

•    Keep up regular care. No matter how busy you are, make sure that you stick to your pet’s regular schedule as much as possible. Remember to keep dogs exercised – taking time for walks will not only keep them healthy but also help you work off that extra eggnog.

This Season, Don’t Let Pump Prices Put a Damper on Your Holiday Fun

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Transport Food to Holiday Parties in Style

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Holidays are a Great Time to Start a Family Cookbook

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Fall in Love with Platinum

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