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Spring is on its way, and soon gardens and fields will be sprouting gorgeous colors! If you find flowers captivating, you may find the challenge of flower photography very rewarding. You can take exceptional floral photographs with a basic camera, add a couple of lenses, or use your smartphone.  Check out these helpful tips to […]

The ancient feast of St. Valentine has evolved into a celebration of love and affection, which is celebrated all over the world. Of course, there are the usual gifts: cards, chocolates, and flowers… but why not get creative this Valentine’s Day? Whether you are giving yourself some extra love or showering a partner with affection […]

Art is therapeutic. It stimulates introspection, stirs our emotions, and connects us to one another. The origins of “Inspire Your Heart with Art Day” is unknown, but it is celebrated on the last day of January every year. Perhaps it is because, after enduring weeks of early sunsets and cooler temperatures, our minds and hearts […]

Whether you’re celebrating Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanza or even just New Year’s Eve, the festive vibes are in the air the whole month. While traditions have continued to evolve over time, most holidays include some form of gift-giving. Even though it’s nice to receive gifts, it’s not always fun to shop for others. Whether it’s your […]

November brings cool weather, vibrant leaves, and cozy weekends. No wonder many people’s favorite time of year! It’s also the perfect time to snap A+ photos of your family, friends, and gorgeous landscapes. Autumn days bring the perfect contrast of warm colors ‑‑ reds, yellows, and orange juxtaposed against the cool, blue sky. When the leaves […]

October 25 is National Art Day, a day to celebrate all forms of art: drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, music, and more. Whether you’ve never crafted a piece of art before or you were a born expert, consider it your day to channel your inner artist! The arts make our lives richer and spark boundless creativity […]

Grandparents make the world a brighter place! They share stories, wisdom, and perspective. They spoil us, teach us, and have watched us grow into the people we are today. Whether they live across the street or across the country, you can celebrate your relationship with your grandparents on September 8 with a thoughtful, personal gift. […]

Summer is a hot season for weddings and if you’re planning your own or helping a friend plan theirs, you know the costs can add up. Many soon-to-be brides and grooms are turning to DIY for as many wedding details as possible. Let’s look at some themes you can use to inspire the most memorable […]

Do you know what day it is? It’s National Best Friends Day! Text your best friends because even though your crew doesn’t need an excuse to hang out, a day totally dedicated to your friendship is a great way to celebrate! Whether your friendship style is active, artsy, or relaxed, here are some stellar ways […]

Summer is just around the corner! We can almost taste the lemonade and smell the SPF 50. Whether you’re a parent who needs to entertain the kids all summer, a recent graduate who has extra down time, someone who just moved to the area, or you’ve been in town for years… make the most out […]