Countdown to Christmas!

Countdown to Christmas!

Anticipation … looking forward … it’s what the Christmas season is all about here at Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland … and perhaps at your house, too! Many Christians observe Advent as a time of patient expectation, a celebration of the first coming of Christ the Savior to a manger in Bethlehem over 2000 years ago … and a look to His second coming. We love the tradition of Advent wreaths and candleholders, too. Perhaps your church and/or family lights a candle weekly

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Bronner’s Christmas Bedroom: Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Bronner’s Christmas Bedroom: Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Is your Christmas season full of Go-Go-Go, but you wish it offered a little more Slow-Slow-Slow? We can help! Our Christmas-bedroom decorating ideas will make your bedroom a holiday retreat where you can “sleep in heavenly peace.” We started with a repurposed barn door for our headboard. The red patina of the rustic wood complemented both of our Christmas-bedroom themes: snowmen and the Nativity. You really can’t go wrong with recycled barnwood. We used more of it, along with a couple

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Working in a Wonderland

Working in a Wonderland

Do you enjoy 🎶 walking in a winter wonderland 🎶 when you visit Bronner’s? You’ll also find many who love working in a winter wonderland! You know the saying, “It takes all kinds to make the world go ’round”? Well, it does take all kinds to keep the “World’s Largest CHRISTmas Store” merry and bright year-round! Meet some members of our team who keep the spirit of Christmas alive 361 days a year at Bronner’s!

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Avocado Orange Salad Recipe

Avocado Orange Salad Recipe

“Knock-knock.” “Who’s there?” “Orange” “Orange who?” “Orange you glad I brought avocado to this party?!”😂 Avocado does seems to be the “cool kid on the block” these days! But in all seriousness … this salad!!!😍 Healthy. Soooo flavorful. Light-yet-filling and appet-EYE-zing. Where do you even begin?! If it’s true that you eat with your eyes first, then let’s start there. With invigorating hues of  orange and bright green, this salad does not disappoint! And as appet-EYE-zing as it looks, the taste

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Small Towns Bring Big Pure Michigan Fun

Small Towns Bring Big Pure Michigan Fun

I think I say it in my sleep: You could vacation in Pure Michigan your whole life and never see everything our great state has to offer! From Chelsea to Calumet, meet five small towns (population under 6,000) that serve up big portions of history, intrigue, Great-Lakes fun and fury, foodie favorites, cruises, dramatic draws and more. Remember your getaways to these iconic locales with ornaments from Bronner’s! FIRST STOP – CHELSEA. Actor Jeff Daniels’ Purple Rose Theatre makes its

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A Christmas Wedding to Remember

A Christmas Wedding to Remember

Christmas is full of love, family and joy – the exact three attributes that also create an unforgettable wedding. So why not combine the two? I did exactly that! I’m overjoyed to show you … a Christmas wedding, a first for the Bronner’s blog team! 😊👰

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2018 TOP 10 Wackiest Christmas Ornaments At Bronner’s!

2018 TOP 10 Wackiest Christmas Ornaments At Bronner’s!

Whether in-store or online (by tagging us with @BronnersChristmas on Facebook and Instagram, or @BronnersXmas on Twitter), it’s always so entertaining to see the fun people have with the many unique Christmas ornaments at Bronner’s! I had a great time scouring through some of our 10,000 ornament styles to bring you the TOP 10* wackiest picks. And narrowing it down to just 10 was no easy feat, believe you me! (So in addition, we’ve included a few bonus picks, too!) Drum-roll, please.

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Mexican Lasagna Recipe

Mexican Lasagna Recipe

We are flipping the script on taco night at your house with this layered Mexican lasagna that can be made in a pinch! I’m a BIG fan of Mexican food, but more than that, I’m a ridiculously HUGE fan of quick and easy meals. Since I’m a full-time working Mom with a little toddler, simple meals like this are my bread and butter. Simple flavors – Simple ingredients – Simple instructions. Who could ask for more?! I hope you enjoy

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Merry CHRISTmas, Fröhliche Weihnachten, Feliz Navidad …

Merry CHRISTmas, Fröhliche Weihnachten,  Feliz Navidad …

Fröhliche Weihnachten, Feliz Navidad, Wesołych Świąt, Buon Natale, καλά Χριστούγεννα … No matter what part of the world you are in, how you say it or how you celebrate it, the message is the same, “FOR GOD SO LOVED THE WORLD THAT HE GAVE HIS ONE AND ONLY SON, THAT WHOEVER BELIEVES IN HIM SHALL NOT PERISH BUT HAVE EVERLASTING LIFE.” -JOHN 3:16

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