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We Try It: Making a Tinsel Wreath!

Whilst some people in the world were celebrating this thing called “Thanksgiving” (I hear it involves a lot of turkey and pie), this Brit was putting up Christmas decorations. To make things even better, the quest to find decorations in the depths of the house led to the discovery of hitherto unknown mountains of tinsel. […]


The Lazy Lady’s Guide to DIY: Going Green for the Holidays

While the holiday season is a time for fun, family, and friends, it’s also a time for spending stupid amounts of money. Costs for gifts, entertaining, traveling, and decorating can get overwhelming. Luckily, necessity being totally broke is the mother of invention, so being strapped for cash around the holidays can inspire some fun DIY […]


Today is Saint Lucy’s Day

Lucy (or Lucia) was born in 283 in the Roman Empire and only lived to be 19 years old. She was a Christian and wanted to keep her virginity for God. Therefore, she refused to marry a Pagan, when he proposed. Because of this refusal, the man denounced her as a Christian and the local […]