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Christmas

How To: Accommodate All of Your Holiday Guests

Every year you have to start thinking about the holidays earlier and earlier. Plans need to be made, flights need to be booked and preparations start as soon as possible. My family is quite small, 15 people to be exact on both sides of my family and we live in 6 different states. We don’t…

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Last Minute Holiday Desserts

One of the best parts about Christmas is all of the great food that comes with the season. Here are our five favorite holiday desserts that you’ll want to share (or not!) with your family and friends: 1. Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes from Sally’s Baking Addiction These cupcakes are a grand-slam when it comes to the holidays! The…

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Season’s Eatings

Decorating the Christmas tree is definitely the start to getting in the holiday spirit, another would be decorating sugar cookies. As a child, my mother would premix cookie dough for us and we would roll it out and cut cookies out one-by-one. We had all sorts of shapes such as a stocking, santa, snowman, reindeer, bulbs,…

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Christmas Trees – Real vs. Fake

This is a long time debate, especially in my household – whether live trees or artificial Christmas trees are better. I’ve grown up with the tradition of picking out a real tree with my dad each year, while my husband think it’s a waste of money and wants to invest in an artificial tree. It…

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Say “Hi” to Santa!

Celebrate the holiday season with Santa. You can visit the “big guy” at any one of our nine locations on Sundays in December (see dates and times below). Feel free to take your own photos or enjoy a complimentary Polaroid. Santa will have treats for guests as well. Canton (Ford Road), Sunday, December 4th, 1:00…

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The Fox 2 Giving Guide

‘Tis the season for giving…and it’s even more special when you give to those in your own community. Along with Fox 2, we at Gardner-White are pleased to put together The Fox 2 Giving Guide, an annual book that features more than 100 local non-profits agencies and their respective “wish lists.” These wish lists are…

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Tips for Hosting Holiday Houseguests

The holidays are underway and although it’s fun to have friends and family over to celebrate, preparing for houseguests can be pretty stressful! In today’s blog, we are sharing some tips to that can make your holiday hosting simple, enjoyable and affordable. Turn the heat down! Expecting the in-laws, brothers, sisters, cousins and their kids?…

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