It’s the holidays, and that means parties and dinners and events galore. Bringing along a gift for the host is, of course, traditional. Bringing along a bottle of your favorite vino is nice, as are flowers. The secret to a great host gift is to make it something simple and useful that doesn’t require a lot of work on the host’s part (so, houseplants are out unless you know the host has a green thumb). That’s why wine and flowers are the usual, they’re easy and almost universally appreciated. Continue reading
Ah, the entry. It’s the first impression of your home’s interior. Whether your entry is tiny or palatial, there are five key ingredients to making a great first impression. Continue reading
Happy Thanksgiving from bambeco!
The Mayflower arrived in Plymouth in December of 1620, carrying 102 passengers. These weren’t the first European settlers, Jamestown was first settled in 1606, and the lost Roanoke Colony started in 1587. But these are the settlers that most of us remember, the Pilgrims. Continue reading
It’s hard to believe the holidays are already upon us! We’ve got a whole series of posts planned, all about holiday decorating and entertaining, but we also love talking about the little stuff. To kick off the season on a green foot, we’ve put together five simple ways to go green for the holidays. Got any other great green holiday tips? We’d love to hear them!