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Wedding Wedding Gift Etiquette for Everyone

Let me guess: It’s wedding season. And here you are again, searching the internet for the appropriate present to give...

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Sympathy Grief and the Holidays: Supporting Friends through Difficult Days

Many of our favorite holiday memories include family members and our closest friends. So it’s no surprise that peo...

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Christmas Single During the Holidays? How to Have Fun and Stay Connected

To all the awesome unattached folks out there: I get it. Winter is coming. And you are single—during the holidays.

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Gift Wrapping Make DIY Wrapping Paper Bows with Exclusive Hallmark Gift Wrap

If you’re wanting to make a big impression with the tiniest bit of effort, try making DIY wrapping paper bows.

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Care & Concern How to Support a Friend or Loved One in Need

At an early age, I lost my older brother, John, unexpectedly. He was on a dream trip, hiking the majestic Grand Ca...

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Sympathy Sympathy Gift Ideas for Offering Your Condolences and Support

Many times, we don’t know what to say after a loss. It can be difficult to determine what will comfort a hurting f...

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Thank You Family Gratitude Crafts: Four Easy Projects and 70+ Ways to Express Thanks

Many of us are already great at being grateful, but certain times and seasons bring out the need to count our bles...

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Gift Wrapping 30+ Creative Ways to Wrap, Pack and Send Gifts in the Mail

We’re mailing and sending gifts more than ever these days. And while getting a box delivered to your door is alway...

How to Grieve Together When You Can’t Be Together

Sympathy How to Grieve Together When You Can’t Be Together

When someone has died, our first instinct is to rally around the family and friends closest to the deceased, offer...

How to Celebrate Birthdays, Holidays and Special Occasions When You Can’t Be Together

Care & Concern How to Celebrate Birthdays, Holidays and Special Occasions When You Can’t Be Together

We’ve all had to get a little more creative when it’s time to celebrate our loved ones. How do you make a birthday...

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Sympathy Grief Support: How to Help Someone Who is Grieving Immediately after a Loss

When a friend suffers the loss of a loved one, their whole life changes. And we wonder: What can we do to help som...

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Sympathy Continuing Grief Support: How to Help Someone Who is Grieving over Time

Grief doesn’t follow a schedule. There’s no deadline for the feelings of sadness, anger and loneliness to subside ...