You may know them as Bema or Mum-mum, PaPa or just, Gramps, but this Sunday is the day to celebrate all that’s wonderful about your grandparents. Take some time to reflect on what makes them so special. Perhaps, it’s the stories they tell of the good ol’ days or […] Continue Reading »
Themes for kids birthday parties have become more original than ever — just check out what’s new online and on Pinterest. In the quest to be different, here are some simple ways to add the finishing touches to an original theme using materials you have right at home or can purchase affordably:
Welcome to […] Continue Reading »
Enjoy what you have while pursuing what you want- Jim Rohn. […] Continue Reading »
Have you ever wondered why birthdays seem to roll around more quickly once you’ve passed the age of 21? Yes, you may be getting older, but look at it this way—you’re more mature and wiser, right? Remember, your age is just a number and you’re only as old as […] Continue Reading »
Meet the Artist
It’s all about energy and a fresh perspective when you meet Alex McClelland, one of our newest graphic designers at American Greetings. Here’s what he has to say:
When did you first realize you are an artist?
I took illustration and intro design classes in high school and loved […] Continue Reading »
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows- Sydney J. Harris […] Continue Reading »
As the dog days of summer draw to a close and you can hear the marching band practicing on the football field, you know that a new school year is about to begin. It’s a time when kids get excited and maybe, a little anxious about homeroom assignments, new […] Continue Reading »
Backpacks, binders and buses—oh yeah, it’s back to school time! Whether your child starts tomorrow or still has a couple more weeks, here are some important reminders to make life a little easier.
Get super organized by using stylish, colorful folders to send all that required paperwork to the school office.
Lunches: to pack […] Continue Reading »
It feels like we were just talking about getting your summer started, and now it’s already almost time to say goodbye to the care-free warm days of this fun season. Although schools will be starting up again soon, and we’ll all be back to busier schedules, there’s still time left […] Continue Reading »
Here are some fun ideas on how to make your favorite peeps feel extra special on their birthday:
Invite them over for a homemade dinner along with a small group of their closest friends.
If relaxation is high on their list, book some spa time where you all can go for […] Continue Reading »
You’re never too old for a big celebration! Not sure where to begin? Here are some great ideas to make birthday party planning easy.
A retro-themed party is the perfect way to create a blast from the past. Send out personalized invitations so guests know how to dress to match […] Continue Reading »
Some joyful thoughts from Ralph Waldo Emerson. Spread the joy! […] Continue Reading »
Have you ever looked through a box of your old photos and come across a shot that made you laugh out loud and ask: “Why did my parents dress me that way?” or better yet, “What was I thinking?” C’mon, you know those hilarious pics are out there. We can […] Continue Reading »
If you’re like most people, giving someone a birthday present feels great, doesn’t it? Even though it’s said that it’s the thought that counts, we’d like to offer some tips to make sure the thought—and the gift—are really special.
Kids: Kids’ tastes and interests can change quickly, so if you’re […] Continue Reading »
I get by with a little help from my friends – John Lennon. A nice quote we wanted to share about friendship. Everyone needs help from time to time and it is great when your friends are nearby to lend a helping hand. […] Continue Reading »