We Wish You a Very Merry CHRISTmas!

We Wish You a Very Merry CHRISTmas!






HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS! We love CHRISTmas just in case you hadn’t noticed that yet. ;) It’s hard to believe 2016 is coming to a close. But with it comes one of the most beloved celebrations of life. So with that, we want to wish you – our readers – the Merriest of Christmases! May your homes be filled with laughter, your hearts full of love and may His peace that surpasses all understanding be upon you.  

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Everyone Has a Snowpinion!

Everyone Has a Snowpinion!






Don’t you love that feeling you get when you find THE gift for someone special? You know … the one that just so perfectly fits their personality that you can hardly wait to give it to them! Enter Department 56’s® new line of Snowpinions™ by artist Kristi Jensen Pierro. These fun little snowmen are FULL of snow much personal-ity!

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Dip And Dine | Recipes

Dip And Dine | Recipes






Bacon and cheese – that is all! Okay, not really … Do you ever get bored making the same dishes over and over? But you continue doing it because they’re delicious and you just don’t mess with delicious after all. Well, we think it’s time “delicious” turns to perfection! You’ll want to try our no-fuss take on two favorites! 

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Falling In Love With The Flavors Of Fall … Pumpkin Edition

Falling In Love With The Flavors Of Fall … Pumpkin Edition






Although fall officially began September 22, our area has continued to experience pleasurably warm days. But the chill morning air and crisp-cool nights excitedly foretell that Michigan’s most colorful season is on its way! With it comes cozy sweaters, bonfires with the familiar amber glow of changing autumn leaves, apples and cider, soups and … PUMPKINS! 

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