{Guest Post} Top 3 Sites for the Perfect Holiday Card

November 28, 2012 0

Once you have the perfect holiday photo (hopefully one snapped by yours truly Ladybug Photography) the next step is the daunting task of finding the best card to enhance your photo. We have narrowed down our favorite companies based on style, ease of use and reputation for greatness.

Blink! At Faneuil Hall Marketplace

November 26, 2012 0

Get out and see some lights this holiday season, check out Blink at Faneuil Hall! This nightly, state-of-the-art light and sound extravaganza featuring the music of the Holiday Pops, transfers every inch of Faneuil Hall Marketplace with over 350,000 LED lights. You can experience Blink nightly from 5:30-10pm through January 1, 2013. It’s a must add to your family’s holiday traditions!

20 Swap-Worthy Cookie Recipes

November 23, 2012 2

Got a cookie swap coming up on your calendar? Need a fun, festive recipe? Check out these 20 fabulous swap-worthy recipes for your party, and be sure to set aside some for yourself!

Derby Street Shoppes Supports Local Non-Profits on Black Friday

November 20, 2012 0

Will you be joining the bargain hunting crowds on Friday? If you’re headed down to the Derby Street Shoppes in Hingham, you have an opportunity to give back while you’re saving big. On Black Friday, the Derby Street Shoppes will support two South Shore non-profit organizations, Germantown Neighborhood Center and Cardinal Cushing Centers with a pajama drive, giving tree, and special homemade gift shop.

Hand Print Pottery Gifts Kids Can Make

November 18, 2012 1

Looking to give a memorable gift this year? Think sentimental, and hand made. Literally, hand made, as in hand prints, on ceramics. What could be cuter than a platter boasting a hand & footprint reindeer, or a pretty hand print flower garden?

{Around Town} Holiday Happenings!

November 16, 2012 0

The holidays are no longer “around the corner”, they’re here. Like it or not, Santa is arriving at malls all over the South Shore (although he’s sitting there all alone, I feel a bit bad for him), stores are stocked up on wrapping paper, tags and bows, and Black Friday Ads are popping up all over Facebook. There are LOADS of local events and festivities this time of year, from light displays, to story times, to lunches and special photo opps with Santa. Check out our list below and mark your calendars!

12 Festive Thanksgiving Cupcakes

November 11, 2012 0

This year, in addition to the traditional apple, pecan and pumpkin pies, why not add some fabulous cupcakes to your Thanksgiving dessert table?

Celebrate Volunteerism with the New England Patriots

November 9, 2012 0

On select home games this season, the Patriots will be collecting items for chartable donations as a part of their Celebrate Volunteerism program. If you’re headed to Gillette to cheer on the Pats, you can find collection bins at three locations outside the stadium. Not lucky enough to score tickets? Items can be donated at the Patriot Place Management office and the Pro Shop for the entire week of the corresponding game day!

Get 1/2 Price Tickets with the Mayors Holiday Special!

November 1, 2012 0

Mayor Thomas Menino announced today the launch of the 9th Annual Mayor’s Holiday Special offering over 13,000 half-price tickets to over 70 of the region’s fabulous holiday performances, dining deals and gift ideas!