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From Halloween to Thanksgiving: Transform Your Decor!

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by Kristy Wyatt

If you’re on a budget or just want to change up your Thanksgiving décor, old Halloween decorations are your answer. Use Halloween decorations to create a fresh Thanksgiving centerpiece, to save time and money, and to turn your boring tables and mantles into a masterpiece.

Neutral is the new…orange? Look through all of your Halloween decorations to find items that are neutral and could potentially be repurposed. Search for fall colors like gold, burgundy, green or brown within those items you already have. Halloween décor that doesn’t mention “Halloween” or that doesn’t have ghosts, witches or goblins on them can potentially be used for a Thanksgiving centerpiece.

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How To Be An Effective Business Leader (And Not Be a BLEEP!)

bookPoor leadership skills cause discord in the workplace and can negatively impact a company’s bottomline and employee morale. Often we see other people as “the problem” when we should be looking at ourselves in the mirror.

HOW NOT TO ACT LIKE AN ASSHOLE AT WORK by international business consulting expert, Melissa Davies, delivers examples and lessons on how to create a business environment where team members are able to show up with their best selves and contribute to meeting the organizational mission.

“Empathy is something that is sadly lacking at the moment – on all fronts – business, politics, society. People don’t seem able, nor choose to be able, to put themselves into each other’s shoes,” Davies states. “They just sit firmly entrenched in their corners and then hurl comments and insults at each other. We would be far better off by showing some empathy and appreciation for other’s views and situations…then we might be able to work together.”

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Screen shot 2016-07-01 at 2.17.18 PMA perfect day on the beach is hard to beat. The cool blue waters, the warm neutral sand, the steady undulation of waves glistening in the sunlight—leaving it behind for a hotel room can feel like an uncomfortable jolt back to reality.

But it doesn’t have to.

This season, Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island unveiled the fruits of its $6.8 million renovation, and it’s subtler than what you might expect. Rather than slapping on more glitz and glam, the AAA Four-Diamond resort and spa invested in something far more impactful—ambiance. Continue Reading

Baby Sleeping Strategies

babay Sleeping shutterstock_132629654How to get your newborn to sleep is probably one of the hottest topics amongst new moms. And with good reason! Sleep deprivation is no joke. Walking around in a hazy fog all day is no fun. Forget that new pair of shoes you were eyeing, once you have a baby, sleep becomes the most coveted item in your life.

But there’s good news! You can train your baby to sleep better and longer. As the first post in our series on how to get your baby to sleep, we’re going over the best newborn sleep tips so you can get some much needed rest in between feedings, play time and all of the chaos that comes with becoming a new mom.
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On-The-Go Goodies

Welch’s Fruit Snacks

Screen Shot 2016-05-23 at 12.48.22 PMKnown as a popular snack option among the whole family, Welch’s Fruit Snacks are a great snack to have on-hand while traveling. Available in convenient 80-calorie pouches, Welch’s® Fruit Snacks are available in an abundance of colorful and flavorful varieties including Mixed Fruit, Apple Orchard Medley, Berries ‘n Cherries and much more.
$2.99/10 Pouches Per Box
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