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Funny Costume Ideas for Teenage Couples

Double the Halloween fun by doubling up your costume. There are plenty of possibilities for young couples to dress up in coordinating costumes for Halloween, and the best ones will make all your friends crack up. Plus, it's a great bonding activity for you and your significant other to create a cost

Party Games for High School Kids

Party games can make a high school party cup ctreamers and party banners image by Warren Millar from Fotolia.comParty games for high school kids should allow the opportunity to have fun while getting to know each other. The games can be done with both small and large...

No Virgina, There Is No Santa Claus

Santa Claus is just about the only concept I'm aware of where authority figures are encouraged, indeed even ethically required to lie to children. Failure to do so, especially from a public figure, can have unpleasant repercussions from the rest of society. It's okay to tell kids Superman

Old-Fashioned Homemade Crafts

Making old-fashioned crafts provides a sense of pride and nostalgia. It can bring a family together by involving everyone in the household and providing hours of quality time. Homemade crafts can also provide extra income -- as many people set up at craft shows, sell online or advertise locally.

Western Gift Ideas

When you think of a western theme, you may conjure up ideas of horses, cowboys and sunsets. Choosing a western-themed gift may seem as simple as purchasing an item with one of those motifs; however, the present should be well-thought-out and tailored to the recipient. For someone that loves anything

How to Make a Sally Jupiter Costume

The sexy crimefighter Sally Jupiter is an action heroine from the Watchmen comic series by Alan Moore. Comic book fans and fans of the movie by the same name will instantly recognize this character's signature pin-up girl style. Sally Jupiter was a burlesque dance and a founding member of the Minute

How to Make an Airplane Costume

An airplane costume is an ideal costume for a young child and one that can be created from items found in your own home or with a few small purchases at a craft store. Get your child involved and make it an arts and crafts activity that can be worked on together. The color choices for the airplane c

Top Foods Served on the Fourth of July

Barbecued hotdogs and hamburgers are popular entress for the Fourth of July.barbecue image by Anthony CALVO from Fotolia.comEvery year, friends and families across the country come together to celebrate American independence on the Fourth of July. This patriotic American holiday is often...

How Early Should I Send Birthday Invitations?

Invitation delivered on-timeparty invitation image by robert mobley from Fotolia.comMinimum Mailing TimeThe acceptable mailing time for invitations to a non-formal birthday party is three weeks prior to the event date. Three weeks allows one week for invitation delivery, one week for...

Free Sunday School Christmas Crafts

Christmas is often celebrated in Sunday school by doing craft projects that the child can take home and display. Children can make ornaments for their Christmas trees, wall hangings and items for the table or fireplace mantle. Write the children's names and the year on their pieces so they can look

Halloween Costumes For Dogs - Your Dog Will Bark With Happiness

Are you a dog owner? Are you wondering what you or your children are going to be on Halloween this year? Well, what about your dog? Did you know there are lots of halloween costumes for dogs out there?With a quick search online, you will get a good idea of what your choices are and you may end up ha

Demonic Face Paint Ideas

Demon face paint can come in many different styles.portrait image by Jorge Casais from Fotolia.comPainting your face like a demon on Halloween is a frightening and fun way to celebrate the holiday. Any number of different types of demons can serve as inspiration, some involving a number...

Great Gifts in Under 30 Minutes

Getting that perfect gift doesn't have to be a time-consuming process. Instead of turning your gift hunt into a quest akin to the Odyssey, exercise a little creativity and produce a present for your recipient that you can make in 30 minutes or less. By doing so you can save yourself some time withou

The Pumpkin Patch

A visit to the pumpkin patch is an annual event for many families. Beautifully colored fallen leaves grace the ground as fall has definitely arrived. Its time to gather up the kids (and adults) and head to the local farm for a ride on the wagon out to the giant pumpkin patch. Finding that perfect sp

Schoolgirl Costumes - 4 Dressup Tips For Costuming

No costume is complete without accessories. Good accessories help to make the costume unique and an attention grabber. Ladies can choose from a wide variety of accessories when dressing up as a schoolgirl.

Self Catering Cottages: Feel At Home

To provide travellers with homely comfort even when they are out of their home, self catering cottages come handy. They are available all over the UK and approved by the authorities all across the country.

Great Budget Holiday Ideas

A holiday can be celebrated on a budget. When you make the focus of your celebration spending time with family and friends, you will not even notice that you did not spend a lot of money to make it special. Focus on the meaning of the holiday and plan ahead.

Some Wonderful Christmas Decorating Ideas

Christmas can bring back a lot of wonderful memories. The holiday season is a very sentimental time that is often associated with the fine details in holiday decor. Many people capture wonderful memories of their childhood by incorporating rustic elements in their Christmas decorating ideas.