Labor Day is right around the corner, do you have plans? Time to plan your end-of-summer celebration! As a perpetual-yet-purely-non-professional party planner myself, I always find grandiose new ideas I want to try or delicious little new foods I want to make for my guests, but I always run into the same problem… I run [...]
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June 4, 2010
Have you ever torn out one of those fragrance ads in a magazine to test out a new scent? I know I have. I do a lot of party planning for my friends and the next one I have coming up is a baby shower for my bestest of all bestest of friends. She’s a [...]
April 2, 2010
Polaroid may have stopped production on their widely-popular instant pictures, but this cool new gadget will for sure bring back the fad, with a new spin.
March 22, 2010
Next Day Flyers employees have come together to form a team for the upcoming EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women in Los Angeles. We have named the team Next Day Cure, catchy huh! The whole company is very motivated and excited for this incredible fundraiser!
February 5, 2010
Looking to be original this Valentine’s Day? Store-bought cards are impersonal. What can you do that’s cheap and easy, but still stand out? I found a cute little site that could be that original and cost-effective Valentine you were looking for. iCaughtCupid is a site that you can upload any picture you want, and pick [...]
January 8, 2010
Winter season is here and for the past two weeks I’ve been trying to grow facial hair to keep myself warmer. And the results are spectacularly – um – bad! Alas. It seems not everyone is blessed with the ability to grow thick and stylish facial hair. But never fear – Beardhead to the rescue! [...]
December 18, 2009
To add the countless information you can find on Google, they now have an inside track on Santa Claus. I just read the most heart-warming story of how the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), of all places, got into the Santa tracking game on the Google Blog. Check out the NORAD Tracks Santa site [...]
December 16, 2009
I always think its funny when people dress up their cats for the holidays and while I am sure some cats love Christmas these cats below sure seem to be in “grinchy” mood! Feel free to add some funny “lolcats” style comments on these photos and post links to the pics or show us your [...]
November 13, 2009
When I’m feeling especially crafty, I go and hang out at the Paper Source. It’s best when I go alone, because I can spend hours! They have tons of random gifts, as well as the endless assortment of paper goods, from letterpress stationary to bird magnets. Always a favorite are the DIY Kits!
October 1, 2009
I’ve been wanting to write about a “green” topic for a while, and this month I couldn’t resist another rhyme, so I am featuring the Green Halloween! There are many green themes and ideas out there when it comes to Halloween. You can recycle or make your own costume, you can reuse all of your [...]
August 20, 2009
We are far from the days of legendary artists Monet and Michelangelo, Picasso and Warhol. Those artists broke new ground and their innovation made them memorable. So many artists have tried new mediums, new techniques, and new obscenities at an attempt to stand out, but few have made comparable impressions. It seems like nowadays, what [...]
July 6, 2009
I don’t even know how I found these, but I’m wondering where they’ve been all my life! It was like the Loch Ness Monster or Bigfoot. I dreamt about the Holy Grail of party plates, but couldn’t ever find it. I knew I’d seen them somewhere before, but what are they called, and how can [...]
May 21, 2009
Do you love glow bracelets as much as I do? Is your favorite part about the Holidays the light-adorned buildings and trees? When you go to Vegas, could you have just as much fun looking at the neon signs as gambling? Maybe I have a raver inside me, crying to get out, or maybe I [...]
April 23, 2009
What’s your favorite part about Mother’s Day, besides mom? Mine is the Sunday Brunch! And the best part of brunch, the mimosas! I always rack my brain, trying to think of the best and most original Mother’s Day gifts. (Hello! #1 MOM mugs are so boring! …. plus her old one hasn’t worn out yet [...]
April 8, 2009
A few years ago I came across this awesome company that makes custom and stock vinyl graphics to decorate your walls. They do monograms, quotes, decorative patterns, anything you can imagine to personally dress up your walls.