Christmas Goes To The Dogs. From IKEA to Tiffany.

Christmas Gifts for Dogs and Dog-Lovers. If you think of your dog as a member of the family, Christmas is as fun for your pet as it is for your kids. And with these great canine-inspired awesome holiday items, ranging from IKEA to Tiffany, Christmas Goes To The Dogs. (more…)

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Starbucks Holiday Cups For The Past 20 Years with Two New Ones for 2017

UPDATED: In addition to the color-in holiday cup, Starbucks has given in to public demand for a traditional “Red Cup”, so Starbucks has just released a second one for 2017! Read on for details. (more…)

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Alessi’s New Beautiful Blue Christmas Baubles

The new Blue Christmas decorations by italian brand Alessi are a different look and feel from Alessi’s previously stunning collection by artist Marcello Jori. These new Christmas baubles by Laura Polinoro (LPWK) and Antonio Aricò offer original inspiration for those who love creating a holiday atmosphere that may veer from the traditional Red and Green. (more…)

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The Story of Seinfeld’s Festivus and 20+ Festivus-Related Products.

The Story of Festivus

Festivus, The Holiday For The Rest Of Us“, comes from the tenth episode of the ninth and final season of the NBC sitcom Seinfeld. Named “The Strike“, it was the 166th episode of the long running series and aired on December 18, 1997. This was the episode that featured and popularized the late Jerry Stiller and the Holiday of Festivus. So much so, that new products continue to honor the TV-born Holiday whose fans and followers continue to grow. (more…)

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2016 Mid-Century Modern Gingerbread House Competition Winners

Mid-Century Modern Gingerbread House Competition Winners

A contest held the members-only MCM Facebook group challenged talented bakers to take a whack at creating their own Mid-Century Modern Gingerbread Houses. Most all the entries were inspiring with a few standouts. Here’s a look at the winners and some notable entries. (more…)

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Peacock Spiders Wish Us A Creepy Crawly and Cute Christmas!

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Snake Buddies, whose mission is to promote reptile awareness and offer alternatives to wild-caught pets, took it upon themselves to turn footage by Jürgen Otto (aka Peacock Spider Man) into one of the cutest Christmas videos ever. And this is coming from a woman who is deathly afraid of spiders! (more…)

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