Summer Series – Recipes

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It’s summertime and the cooking is easy!  With so many delicious foods in season, the only hard thing about serving up the perfect meal is narrowing down the choices.

Simple Summer Meals

Nobody wants to spend a warm day over a hot stove, which is why summer salads are excellent options [...] Continue Reading »

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Summer Series Kickoff

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With the sunshine season in full swing, today begins a series of summer-themed topics to help you enjoy these lazy, hazy days in the most wonderful ways.

First Stop:  Summer Vacation!

Whether you’re going on a short jaunt or a long trip, here are some tips to simplify the travel process [...] Continue Reading »

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Hoppy Birthday Mood Board

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Don’t you just love summer birthdays? They’re the best excuses ever for celebrating and having fun! And if you’re one of those people who just naturally see the lighter side of things—always up for a smile or a good laugh—you’ll be happy to know we have a whole selection [...] Continue Reading »

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Observing Ramadan

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Ramadan takes place during what is considered the holiest and most blessed month of the Islamic calendar—the time when the Quran was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad. Fasting during Ramadan is one of the Five Pillars of Islam and calls for Muslims to abstain from food and drink for [...] Continue Reading »

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Happy Canada Day!

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From Vancouver to Halifax, July 1 marks Canada’s birthday and the date that Canadians commemorate their independence from the United Kingdom. “Canada Day” or “Fête du Canada” is a national day of celebration filled with parades, citizenship ceremonies, free concerts and fireworks.

Originally known as “Dominion Day,” the holiday recognizes [...] Continue Reading »

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Top 10 Picnic Tips

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It’s time to stock up the cooler, spread out the blanket and bask in the sunshine…because tomorrow is International Picnic Day!  And with the official start of summer occurring on June 21, a whole season of picnicking is about to begin.  So here are ten tips to get you [...] Continue Reading »

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A Cheer for DAD!

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It’s Father’s Day — a day to cheer all the great dads you know who make a real difference in their kids’ lives. Send them a shout-out with this fun new video ecard that you can easily personalize. Just complete the lyrics by filling in the blanks with their name, a personal [...] Continue Reading »

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Happy Flag Day

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Today is Flag Day – a day to commemorate the adoption of the flag of the United States which occurred in 1777. Although recognized in various states earlier, it was officially established as a national holiday in 1949. And if you happen to be in Quincy, Massachusetts on this day, [...] Continue Reading »

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Father’s Day Mood Board

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Last week we featured a sweet and sentimental Father’s Day greeting card in our mood board that spoke to how amazing and special fathers can be. This week, we wanted to take a lighter approach and focus on the silly side of dads everywhere. Let’s face it, dads are [...] Continue Reading »

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Meet the Artist

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Bright, new talent is always fun to discover here at American Greetings which is why we want you to meet Laura Guardalabene.  Laura is a multi-talented graphic artist who is known for her creative typography as well as her fresh, relevant perspective while working on this [...] Continue Reading »

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Fab Father’s Day Gift Ideas

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Sunday, June 16 is just around the corner, so plan now for great ways to make your dad a star on his special day! Here are some gift ideas that are sure to make him smile…

•Gear Up and Get Outdoors! Make the most of warmer temperatures and surprise dad with [...] Continue Reading »

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What to Write in a Father’s Day Card

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Whether you’ll be celebrating one wonderful dad or several special guys on Father’s Day, finding a great card or ecard is usually pretty easy to do. Figuring out what to say in a Father’s Day card, however, can sometimes leave you staring at a blank page. Here are some idea-starters:
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Tips for Graduation Party Season

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Summertime is in the air…along with graduation caps at high schools and colleges all over the country! It’s graduation season again, which means announcements in your mailbox, invitations on your calendar and graduation cards on your shopping list.

So once you find the perfect card for the proud grad, how [...] Continue Reading »

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Happy Memorial Day!

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While each of us celebrates this three-day weekend in our own favorite way—whether it’s with a backyard barbeque, a family camping trip, or taking time to plant your flowers—we all know there’s a much greater purpose for Memorial Day than simply kicking off the summer season. Today is the day [...] Continue Reading »

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Memorial Day Weekend is Here!

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On May 27, cities all around the U.S. will be celebrating Memorial Day with patriotic festivities to pay respect to the men and women who gave their lives for our country.  And since President Richard Nixon proclaimed the last Monday in May as a federal holiday in 1971, [...] Continue Reading »

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Meet the Musician – Mike Murray

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Just as music can enhance a movie, a party or a spin class, it can also do the same for a greeting card. Meet Mike Murray, one of American Greetings’ very talented audio producers, and read what he has to say about his love for music and how it has become his vocation:

When did you first [...] Continue Reading »

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Thanks to Our Armed Forces

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Tomorrow, we celebrate Armed Forces Day–a day to honor the men and women who serve in our Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard as well as our National Guard and Reserves. This day, which is part of a week-long tribute, was first established in 1949 and stemmed from the unification of our [...] Continue Reading »

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Scatter Joy with Kathy Davis…

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Keeping your friends close in heart is super important and this new greeting card assortment from Kathy Davis enables you to do that easily and sincerely. The set includes nine beautifully illustrated cards with heartfelt expressions that say “happy birthday”, “thank you” and “just thinking of you” making it easy [...] Continue Reading »

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