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Easter Easter basket ideas for all ages: DIY decorations, gifts and more 

Excited to get hopping on those Easter baskets? We love to see it. And we love to inspire it, too! So we’ve put toget...

An illustration of the inside of a scrapbook filled with ticket stubs, recipes, photos, pressed flowers and handwritten notes, sitting on a checkered tablecloth with a flower vase nearby.

Care & Concern Planning together: End-of-life memory-making and memory-keeping

In 2019, I lost my father to cancer. When his tumor was discovered, we were bombarded by hospitals, tests and then, u...

A lettered quote meant to comfort those who are grieving the death of their partner on Valentine's Day; the quote is presented in dark blue script on a light purple background, surrounded by simple light gray heart illustrations; the quote reads,

Valentine's Day Ways to find comfort and hope when you’re grieving on Valentine’s Day (or support someone who is)

Grief is always hard, but especially on Valentine’s Day. From social media to stores to kids’ classrooms, it can feel...

A lettered quote meant for those who are struggling with a breakup or divorce on or near Valentine's Day; the quote is set in dark blue script on a light purple background, and is embellished with light gray heart illustrations; the quote reads,

Valentine's Day How to survive Valentine’s Day after a divorce or breakup

We know that ending a relationship can be extremely heartbreaking. It’s a very significant loss, and when Valentine’s...

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Christmas Christmas wishes: What to write in a Christmas card

Get sample messages, tips and watch our new video guide to write the perfect Christmas card.

Mother and son reading book about courage

Kids Encouraging words for kids: Celebrating courage, kindness, confidence and teamwork

Though they be but little, kids have the power to change the world around them in big ways. They can do it by bein...

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Kids Beyond texting: Teaching kids the art of letter writing

So often, it’s the littlest hearts and hands that have the biggest ideas, the hugest hopes, the greatest love. And...

Mother's Day card

Mother's Day What to write in a Mother's Day card

Chances are you know at least a few moms who deserve a shout-out on Mother’s Day. If you’d like some creative ideas f...

Valentine's Day Card

Valentine's Day Valentine messages: What to write in a Valentine's Day card

Back in the day, when you had to come up with a valentine for everyone in your class, it was enough just to sign your...

Father's Day card

Father's Day Father's Day messages: What to write in a Father's Day card

Find just the right Father's Day message to tell Dad just how much you appreciate him.

A Dia de Muertos ofrenda is decorated with DIY papel picado and DIY Day of the Dead crafts for kids, including a DIY shadowbox and a DIY ofrenda photo frame made of painted popsicle sticks.

Arts, Crafts & DIY Día de Muertos crafts to celebrate with family

The sweet smell of pan de muerto baking, colorful decorations and pictures selected with care, special memories being...

A downshot of a bright, colorful craft party table setup; a woman reaches across the table to offer a plate of snacks to another woman who is knitting on the other side of the table.

Parties & Entertaining Let’s get together: 11 party ideas for adults

I believe that the little moments are what really make life special. Don’t get me wrong—I love celebrating the “big” ...