Special Occasions

Celebrate Life's Big Moments In Style!

Traditions! Traditions! The holidays are some of the best times to get a little closer and we want to inspire you to do just that! From birthdays to anniversaries (and every holiday in between), we have fun date, gift, and romance ideas for every occasion. Let us help you celebrate and make life-long memories.

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All I Want for Christmas is… YOU!

The 12 "Daytz" of Christmas printable kit.

A Free Christmas Gift Idea For Your Spouse
Still looking for the PERFECT gift for your spouse this Christmas season? Well, look no further. I have 2 great and EASY ideas for you! And you want to know the best part? All you have to do is print them out!
 ***Be sure to check out the new AND improved post and printables for "The 12 Daytz of Christmas" HERE!!! ***

The first is this little tag...

Just attach the tag to something simple - a picture...

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The 12 Days of Christmas

The 12 Days of Christmas printables.

Free Printable 12 Days of Christmas

Who doesn't look forward to the most wonderful time of the year?  The presents, the parties, the food!! Sooo much JOY!  With this time of year there is also a whole lot of giving going on. Food drives, Toys for tots, Giving trees! However do we choose which one to contribute to? Or do we just do them all?? Every year I really make a valiant (if I do say so myself) effort to donate. Whether it's a buck at the register or my leftover...

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12 Days of Love Notes

BLovely blog provides this darling printable Christmas Countdown love notes for your spouse.

A Romantic Love Note Gift For Your Spouse!

I am so excited to introduce a simply fabulous blogger!  Her name is Jenn and she heads up the most delightful fashion blog, B LOVELY. You can find the best fashion tips, clothing deals and so much more. Without further delay, we are thrilled to welcome Jenn.  Enjoy!

I am so honored and excited to be able to be a guest on the Diva's Blog. My name is Jenn and my blog is called B LOVELY. I believe that every woman...

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Celebrate the Holidays… Diva Style!

Christmas traditions from The Dating Divas.

It's the most wonderful time of the year!  Christmas will be here before we know it!  In the spirit of family fun and the holidays...the divas are here to share their favorite holiday family traditions!
It is never too early or late to start unique traditions that will carry through generations.
Whether your family is big or little, there is a tradition here for you!

BINGO
By: Kari

My family plays BINGO every Christmas Eve after dinner. My mom...

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Christmas Treat Ideas

Christmas treat ideas that are funny and easy to put together.

Christmas Treats for the Sweet
One of the most stressful parts of the holiday season is cooking up treats for all of our friends, neighbors, and family members. It can get pretty insane some years and our list seems to grow exponentially the older we get. I've also noticed in the past few years that it's getting harder and harder to make my treats look cute and festive because I'm always down to the wire on getting them out the door! So THIS year I decided to reel...

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The SPOUSE Christmas Countdown

Spouse Christmas Countdown

A sweet countdown to Christmas just for your Spouse!
Are you ready for the hustle & bustle of Christmas to begin? Oooohhh…I am! I absolutely LOVE Christmas time!! *sigh*  OK….”observation time” - I feel that when the Christmas season hits, we usually tend to focus more on the kids, don’t you agree??  Of course, the wonder and joy on their faces when they experience a FABULOUS Christmas definitely HELPS. {lol} If you want to make sure your spouse knows...

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I’ll Love You Forever!

I will love you forever - a romantic Anniversary date night idea.

I'll Love You Forever!  Aaahhh...doesn't that just sound great?!  It does to me.  That is what my date was all about.  Joseph and I celebrated our 6th anniversary (wahoo!) at the beginning of the month and I wanted to make it extra special.  He is truly the best thing in my life and with how crazy our lives are right now, I really wanted him to know how amazing I think he is.

How did I do that?  Well, let's just say with 3 kids our budget...

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Halloween Clue Style Group Date

Halloween Clue Style Group Date Night

Halloween Party Ideas

Okay, everybody ~ here's the spook... er, I mean the scoop!  If you don't have plans yet to throw together some of your own Halloween fun... this is it!  If you are like me, you're the gal who says every year, "I freakin' want to become a fabulous hostess and throw great parties!"  How about starting with this?  Lucky for me, I have a wonderful friend who is a hostess PRO (take a bow, Lid!) We had this fabulously fun and creepy party just...

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Spooktacular Halloween Meal

Spooktacular good meal recipes for Halloween family dinner

White Chicken Chili and Pumpkin Passion Dessert

When I think about Halloween and food. I really think about comfort food. It's getting cold outside and fall has begun. Now that I have children to take out trick-or-treating, I tend to lean more toward recipes that are simple, somewhat healthy and are still considered comfort food. A little something to warm me up from the inside out. A friend of mine shared this White Chicken Chili recipe with me a few years ago...

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