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table laid for thanksgiving dinner with the family

Thanksgiving dinner: 10 tips for making it perfect!

Thanksgiving dinner is the biggest tradition (as well as watching the Macy’s Day Parade and the football!) across the US when it comes to enjoying Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is one of America’s most favorite holidays –…


Enjoying Halloween (some last-minute ideas!)

There’s only two days to go until Halloween and things are have gotten pretty spooky – the decorations are up, pumpkins are being carved and Halloween themed treats have been bought, baked and put near…



Money saving tips for Halloween

We know it’s only the very first day of October, and many of you may think it’s too soon to talk about it… but Halloween is just around the corner! The decorations, treats and pumpkins…


Having fun during apple season

Did you know that it’s apple season in the US? Apples aren’t native to America, however they’re one of the most valuable fruit crops (with oranges being the most valuable). The season is typically from…




Prom season on a budget!

Many of you will already know that we’re currently in the height of prom season (especially those of you with children in High School). High school proms generally happen between April and June, or near…