let your colors fly…
displaying the US flag

US Flag

Memorial Day is behind us, which means summer is almost here. Flag Day is right around the corner, and then comes Independence Day. All through summer, it’s not uncommon to see flags flying proudly, or even used as cheerful, patriotic decorations. There are some basic etiquette rules about displaying the US flag, and a whole lot of myths and misunderstandings as well. Follow these basic guidelines and you’ll never be in the wrong. Continue reading

punch it up…
cool beverage ideas for Labor Day!

Labor Day Punch

It’s Labor Day – that means the end of summer vacation and for many, it’s the occasion of the last barbecue of summer. We decided to put a little punch in our Labor Day celebrations by dusting off the old punchbowl (you could use a cool, eco-friendly pitcher as well!) and filling it with something delicious!

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plan a perfect Labor Day party…
the green way

Labor Day

Labor Day is just around the corner; a time for picnics, barbecues, friends, family and relaxation. Prep your patio for a picture perfect, and green, party and get ready for some fun. Whether you’re planning a small, family affair or hosting the whole neighborhood, we’ve got you covered with tips, tricks and some great product ideas to keep your celebration in the green. Continue reading