Harry Potter and the Hogwarts House Contest – Enter Now

Harry Potter and the Hogwarts House Contest – Enter Now

“Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic.” – Albus Dumbledore. For over 20 years the Harry Potter series has brought so much joy and wonder to millions. Even as the ink on the pages may fade, our fascination with that magical world continues to grow. We fantasize about receiving a letter to Hogwarts, wielding our very own wands, and donning the Sorting hat on the first day of school!! Perhaps in Gryffindor, or maybe Slytherin,

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Bob Ross Ornaments Make A Happy Tree!

Bob Ross Ornaments Make A Happy Tree!

It all started with a Christmas ornament of Bob Ross … well, sort of! That’s where the story at Bronner’s starts anyway! My Introduction To Bob Ross It was a few months ago that YouTube had recommended a video to me by Rosanna Pansino, following a Bob Ross tutorial using … FROSTING! I thought that recommendation a bit strange since my only true exposure to the artist was from classmates for an animation project back in college. But perhaps it

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Bronner’s Ornaments | An Ornate History

Bronner’s Ornaments | An Ornate History

If you remember reading “It’s no secret that styles, techniques and technology advance as the years go on. But I had NO IDEA what wonderful history I was about to unveil as I sought out the expertise of our ornament designers to help me put together this [Annual Ornament Designs] post. My mind is still whirling.” Then you may have been waiting for this very post – a nostalgic look at the history of Bronner’s exclusive ornaments design process through the years!

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The Perfect Bachelorette/Bachelor Date in Frankenmuth

The Perfect Bachelorette/Bachelor Date in Frankenmuth

When it comes to reality TV, nothing gets me more excited than watching the seasons of “The Bachelorette” and “The Bachelor” on ABC. Being a part of Bachelor Nation, I started wondering what a date night would look like if they traveled to our little town of Frankenmuth? Well, keep reading because you’re about to find out what a perfect one-on-one Bachelorette/Bachelor date in Frankenmuth could be! LET THE ADVENTURE BEGIN The majority of Bachelorette/Bachelor dates start with some sort

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Christmas Ornament Legends, Symbols & Traditions

Christmas Ornament Legends, Symbols & Traditions

Legends make fun tales to share. Traditions are a cool way to keep a cultural heritage alive and well through the generations (or just to make fun memories!) And symbols are a fun way to share something special! Brush up on your knowledge of each with this fun post highlighting just 12 of some of the legends, symbols and traditions you’ll find at Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland!

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Fourth of July Fireworks in Michigan to Awe Over. Let Freedom Ring!

Fourth of July Fireworks in Michigan to Awe Over. Let Freedom Ring!

Let freedom ring with these eye-catching Fourth of July fireworks in Michigan! In the state of Michigan, Independence Day is celebrated far and wide. From Frankenmuth, Dearborn, Holland, Bay City, Traverse City all the way up to the tip of the the Upper Peninsula. Here are five Michigan cities that know how to celebrate their freedom in style with some family-friendly entertainment. Fireworks in Bay City, Michigan First we are going to start with my hometown, Bay City, Michigan. This

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Bronner’s Ornaments for Life’s Memorable Moments

Bronner’s Ornaments for Life’s Memorable Moments

Big (and little!) moments in life deserved to be celebrated! 🎉 Let us help you make these moments memorable by using something we know a thing or two about . . . ORNAMENTS! Looking to make a big announcement to family and friends? Or want to ask someone you LOVE a big question? We know exactly how to do that PLUS make it a memory that will last forever. PROM PROPOSAL Okay, let’s ditch the hand-made signs and come up

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Silent Night – DIY Crafts for All Seasons

Silent Night – DIY Crafts for All Seasons

Our simple sheet-music crafts make it easy to celebrate “Silent Night” all year long. Use sheet music that you have on hand or simply print free arrangements of the carol (or other favorite songs) available online along with our templates and you’re ready to craft! (DIY instructions below) Bronner’s Silent Night Memorial Chapel is open daily during store hours for visitation and meditation. You’ll be inspired by various arrangements of “Silent Night” playing inside and outside the chapel along with

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10 things to do with ornaments

10 things to do with ornaments

Here at Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland we have thousands of ornaments, which got me thinking … why are we limited to just using them around Christmas time? Here are 10 things to do with ornaments … other than put them on your Christmas tree! P.S. No tools required. 1 This one is my favorite out of the 10 things to do with ornaments. Bringing the ocean to a home near you! I’ve had this driftwood that I picked up years ago

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