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9 IKEA Finds Perfect for Summer

We found the newest seasonal stuff from your favorite affordable design store.

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Find the Perfect Tree at These U-Cut Christmas Tree Farms in Boston

Blue Spruce, Fraser Fir and all the favorites are waiting to come home with you!

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‘Tis the Season for a Visit to a U-Cut Tree Farm

Bring home a Fraser Fir or Blue Spruce this holiday season.

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Chop Shop: Where to Cut-Your-Own Christmas Tree Near NYC

No, it’s not the same as buying one on the corner. (In a good way.) Head to these fields of green for DIY cheer!

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From U-Cut Farms to Lots: Where to Buy Your Christmas Tree in Orlando

Get your house smelling like Christmas after a visit to one of these Orlando spots!

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The 6 Very Best Christmas Tree Farms in Denver

Pick the perfect Christmas tree at these spots around Denver.

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Chop, Chop! Where to Buy Your Christmas Tree in Miami

Bring the scent of Christmas into your home this season with a fresh tree!

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A Beautiful Mess

Etsy Debuts New Collection with “A Beautiful Mess”

It includes products for kids, parents, and decor pieces to spruce up bedrooms and nurseries.

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Hearth & Hand with Magnolia Is Getting a New Furniture Collection

The new year is the perfect time for a furniture refresh.

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Nostalgia Alert! Target Has Vintage-Inspired Mini Ceramic Christmas Trees

Everything old is new again, with these nostalgic ornaments.

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16 Only-in-San-Diego Quirky Sites Your Kids Will Love

These amazing locales and lesser-known gems will really give your family something to talk about.

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This Artist Turns Helmets for Babies into Works of Art

She’s turned her profession into passion!

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Celebrate Arbor Day by Helping the Folks at AccuWeather Name a Tree

Here’s how to celebrate Arbor Day in a totally creative way.

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The #Trashtag Hashtag Is an Eco-Friendly Online Challenge We Can Get Behind

This viral online challenge is totally made for families.

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Reduce, Reuse, Treecycle! Local Holiday Recycling 411

Wondering what to do with your Frasier Fir after the holidays are over? Here are the dates, times, and tips on giving your Christmas tree the send off it deserves.

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We Tried Starbucks’ New Juniper Latte—Here’s What It Tastes Like

The latest Starbucks holiday drink is like a Christmas tree in a cup.

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How Our ‘Neighbors’ Inspired Us to Get a Real Christmas Tree

Across the street from where we live is not one, but two, planted Christmas trees. One is small and fluffy like a Douglas Fir, and the other is huge and defined like a Spruce. They seem out of place. I…

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IKEA Just Released Its Black Friday Deals & They Are So Good

How do you say “major deals” in Swedish?

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Winter Sports You Might Not Have Tried

Go beyond ice skating with under-the-radar winter sports. Here’s where to get your adrenaline pumping.

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7 Style Ideas for a Study Space Kids Will Actually Use

Original article written by Shawn Gauthier on Houzz

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If you’re having trouble luring your kids indoors to finish their assignments, consider sprucing up their study area. It’s hard to make it as tantalizing as a…

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Spring Cleaning Inside and Out

No handyman, no problem
There are a variety of simple, DIY spring home maintenance tasks that you can tackle without hiring a professional. Start with window cleaning and while you spritz and spray look to see if they need resealing.…

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Framed! 8 Easy Ways to Capture Memories

From simple projects to DIYs that would make Martha proud, here are a few creative ways to frame the family photos.

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Today Is #ChristmasTree Day

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Today Is #ChristmasTree Day

Spruce it up!

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Got a few gaps on the tree to fill in? Make some ornaments with the kids.

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This crafty little tree project is sweet, cheap and only takes a few minutes…

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Today Is National Love a Tree Day

 

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Today Is National Love a Tree Day

Spruce yourself up a bit, would ya?

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Love a tree by using up less of them: we’ve got
5 smart ways to upcycle your scrap paper.

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Gather your kiddos…

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When You’re on the Clock: Awesome Family Fun in Under an Hour

Got an hour? Check out one of these activities that will give you a short sharp hit of family fun when you’re short on time.

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Earth Day Clean Up Events Around the Bay

Going green for Earth Day is a great excuse to get dirty! All around the Bay, families can roll up their collective sleeves to pull weeds and spruce up area trails

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The Bridges of San Diego County

For some outdoor fun off the beaten path, grab the kiddos and explore the wonders these footbridges have to offer.

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Blossoming Out: Flowers and Festivals To See This Spring

Take time to stop and smell the roses, and bask in the blooms, at one of these Atlanta-area attractions.

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Say Cheese at the Tillamook Cheese Factory

Grilled cheese, mac and cheese, cheese pizza. Give your kids another reason to shout, cheese please, with a visit to the Tillamook Cheese Factory.

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The National Capital Trolley Museum: A Party on Wheels

If your kid is a train aficionado you’ve probably already partied at many of the awesome railroad museums in DC. But if they’re new to the trolley scene, the National Capital Trolley Museum might be a fresh place to celebrate…

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Just Opened: Luxury Spa with Child Care

Sometimes all you need in order to wind down is a relaxing massage, but we all know that’s not the easiest thing to schedule when you’re a mom. Between shuttling the little ones to school and soccer practice, set aside…

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Seattle’s Suddenly Flush with Middle Eastern Flavor

When it comes to sampling the best authentic flavors from all over the globe, Seattle has it made. From Thai to Japanese, Seattle foodies know exactly where to go for the best eats all over town. Now, the Seattle food…

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