When the first day of fall recently arrived at American Greetings, we did what we always do so well—we celebrated! This time it took the shape of a fun Fall Fest—food, cider, decorations, and all! Our Social Media Team wanted to share our fun with you by posting some […] Continue Reading »
If one man can start a dance party on a train full of strangers, what’s stopping us from striking up a friendly conversation?
Peter Sharp single-handedly started a dance party on a train in Perth, Australia in order to inspire strangers to stop being afraid to interact with each other […] Continue Reading »
Each year on the third Saturday in October, card and candy-loving people in the Midwest and across the country will celebrate Sweetest Day by sharing happy notes and sweet treats. But what is Sweetest Day?
We get this question year after year–did American Greetings invent the holiday? The simple answer […] Continue Reading »
When it comes to gift presentation, everyone wants to stand out with super creative, but super easy gift wrapping ideas. Blogs and Pinterest are filled with great ways to punch up a simple bag or plain paper with everything from washi tape and glitter to office supplies and ribbon […] Continue Reading »
We have a great viral video find that we couldn’t resist sharing with you!
This four year-old was scared of fireworks outside, so her dad suggested that they sing a song together to keep her mind off of the loud noises. While Daddy plays the banjo (and does an amazing […] Continue Reading »
You lucky autumn babies celebrate your birthdays in one of the most gorgeous months of the year! It’s no wonder, with love-filled and charming Libra (Sept 24-Oct 23) and loyal and passionate Scorpio (Oct 24-Nov 22) ruling this month.
Here are some October Birthday fun facts for you to enjoy:
When a mother finds out she is having a son, one of the future events she may dream of is the joy of dancing with her baby boy at his wedding. Mary Ann Manning had that chance taken away from her in 2010 when her son Kyle passed away […] Continue Reading »
It’s here! It’s here! Fall is finally here!
As we dive head-first into our favorite fall festivities such as apple picking, crunching leaves and consuming pumpkin spice… well… EVERYTHING, we also wanted to take the opportunity to spice up our social networks with some beautiful fall cover photos for you […] Continue Reading »
There may be many friends—from childhood classmates to work acquaintances—who (despite the best of intentions) we lost touch with over the years. We think of them often, recall warm memories and wonder what they’re up to today. Even in this age of social media, it can sometimes still be […] Continue Reading »
Are you enjoying these last, beautiful days of summer? We certainly are! As flowers continue to bloom and sunlight begins to get more and more golden each evening, we have become positively romanced by the warmth emanating from the sky.
To bring this feeling to your social networks, we’ve created […] Continue Reading »
It’s no secret that we love, love, love our friend and content partner, Taylor Swift, and are super excited about her new album! Her most recent single release, “Shake it Off” not only has all of our favorite Swifties on Twitter abuzz, but it has parents and kids shaking […] Continue Reading »
Happy Birthday, You September Stars!
A big, happy birthday wish goes out to all you September babies celebrating this month! With one of your birth flowers being the aster (meaning “star”) it’s no wonder you fill the world with light!
Here are some September birthday fun facts for all of you […] Continue Reading »
Happy birthday to all of you Leos and Virgos! Between the dramatic and energetic Leo (July 23 – August 22) and the caring and gentle Virgo (August 23 – September 22), you have a lot of great qualities worth celebrating! But how up to speed are you on August […] Continue Reading »
One of the things I love most about summer is that it gives us time to spend with friends, whether it’s a day at the beach, evenings on the deck or just dinner and a movie. There’s something about the laid-back pace and the longer days that gives us […] Continue Reading »
There’s something about summer that inspires us to connect with family to celebrate the unique bond that unites us. The joy of sharing not only a cultural heritage, but a family history makes these multi-generational gatherings a time-honored tradition.
Whether it’s an elaborate gathering of the entire network of extended […] Continue Reading »