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Be sure to be kind You might have missed it, but last Saturday, February 17, was National Random Acts of Kindness Day. There are all kinds of ways to be kind ...
Be sure to be kind You might have missed it, but last Saturday, February 17, was National Random Acts of Kindness Day. There are all kinds of ways to be kind ...
Be sure to be kind

Be sure to be kind

You might have missed it, but last Saturday, February 17, was National Random Acts of Kindness Day. There are all kinds of ways to be kind, and you can find dozens of ideas for simple but significant acts at the National Random Acts of Kindness website. You’ll also learn that there is a

Tassels: Tie one (or two) on

Tassels: Tie one (or two) on

If pictures and pillows are the frosting on the cake when it comes to home furnishings, then tassels are the sprinkles on top. Fashionable, fun, and flirty, tassels bring notes of both elegance and whimsy to a room, says Marlene Reiss, our product manager for home textiles, rugs, and personal accessories. Tassels date […]

Cabin fever? Try a pop of color

Cabin fever? Try a pop of color

About this time of year, your mind says spring, but the calendar says winter. Even more challenging, depending on where you live, there can be no denying, despite whatever a groundhog might see or not see, that winter is to be endured for at least six more weeks. We hear you. At our […]

Get Sweet on Galentine’s Day

Get Sweet on Galentine’s Day

Women have long celebrated each other, usually in subtle, small ways. But now more of them are doing so in a much grander style with an almost official holiday, Galentine’s Day, and for that, you can thank Leslie Knope. Knope, the character portrayed by actress Amy Poehler in the NBC series

Plaid Tidings: Celebrating our Scottish Heritage

Plaid Tidings: Celebrating our Scottish Heritage

A well-lived life should include celebrations of people and places. That’s why, at MacKenzie-Childs, we honor our Scottish heritage, and in January, we salute Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns. If you have been to our annual Barn Sale, then you know the event opens to Scottish bagpipes. But did you […]

Stock Your Holiday Bar

Stock Your Holiday Bar

Whether you’re serving cocktails or mocktails this holiday season—it never hurts to have everything you’ll need on hand to make them look (and taste) fantastic. We spoke with one of our favorite blogging duos, Husbands That Cook, about what they stock up on before the festivities begin. Premixed or custom? Depending […]

The Very Best Holiday Gifts Under $300

The Very Best Holiday Gifts Under $300

The holiday season is officially upon us, which means you’ll need to make your list, check it twice, and then fill your cart with everything nice. This year, we’ve hand-picked our favorite and most thoughtful gifts (for under $300!) so you can breeze right through all of your Christmas shopping in one go-round. 1.

Smart Stocking Stuffers For Everyone On Your List

Smart Stocking Stuffers For Everyone On Your List

Sometimes it’s not the big-ticket items but those thoughtful “little somethings” that are hardest to ace during the holidays. Luckily, we’ve got great ideas—plus smart ways to personalize them—that will be a hit with everyone on your list, from cozy socks to chic umbrellas and everything in between. 1. Evergreen Travel […]

Celebrate Thanksgiving Traditions

Celebrate Thanksgiving Traditions

There’s something that’s so cozy and calming about Thanksgiving—the gathering of loved ones, some serious comfort food, and traditions that help us feel connected to family and friends. So it should be no surprise that our creative director, Rebecca Proctor, is a whiz when it comes to hosting. Here are some of her favorite tips […]

Eight Essential Turkey Tips for the Perfect Thanksgiving Dinner

Eight Essential Turkey Tips for the Perfect Thanksgiving Dinner

There’s really no holiday that’s more anchored by food than Thanksgiving. From the light bites to the sweet ending, every host wants to pull out all the stops for their friends and family. Of course, the most important dish of all is the glorious turkey that you’ll need to prep, dress, roast, […]

Hostess Gift Guide

Hostess Gift Guide

Whether it’s a holiday dinner or a party, it’s always nice to show up with a little something for the host or hostess—especially when they’re hosting you for a few days or a weekend if you’re traveling. Party planning or hosting can be a lot of work! So these gifts are the perfect way to […]

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