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10 Last-Minute Christmas Dessert Ideas

Christmas is the season of giving, celebrating, and bringing those that you love together. It is a beautiful and festive season and includes many traditions. Sometimes, in the midst of all of the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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2021 Holiday Shipping Deadlines For USPS, FedEx, And UPS

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The 24 best gifts for your in-laws, whether you're meeting them for the first time or have known them for years

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Gilaxia/Getty Images Gifts for in-laws can be tricky, whether it's your first meeting or you've known them for years. We rounded up 25 of the best gift ideas for your in-laws, from small thank yous to grander gestures. For more gift ideas, check out all of our gift guides here. Still looking for a gift? Check out our list of the All-Time Best products we've ever tested. Depending on your r...
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Columbus Day Rose

This rose is a little hard to find in the US, but well worth a try. It was bred by Alan Meilland in France in 1992, on the 500th anniversary of Columbus' landing in the Americas. The hybrid tea rose Christophe Colomb® Var. Meironsse (or Christopher Columbus) is a shrub... [Author: Jane Berger]
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25 Secret Santa gifts under $25 they'll actually want to keep

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Uncommon Goods You don't have to spend a lot on Secret Santa gifts to find something that's still special. We rounded up 25 fun gifts under $25 that they'll actually really like. Check out all of our gift guides for even more inspiration, including White Elephant gift ideas. Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying advice and great deals In theory, Secret Santa...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Holidays, Home Decor, Etsy, Trends, Gifts, David, Santa, Gift Guides, Cards Against Humanity, Kitchen Tools, Skincare, Secret Santa, Llama, Don

11 Places to Get Business Holiday Cards: Boxed and Custom

As we approach the holidays, it’s time to start thinking about business Christmas cards. While it seems a little early, planning can help your business immensely. With so many others placing rush orders, ordering early can help you stay ahead of the competition while still ensuring you’re making a good impression on clients and customers. For this article, we’ll be walking you through where to get the best boxed holiday cards and the best business Christmas cards this year. Best Places to Buy ...
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13 Fun Things to Do Over Winter Break

Whether you’re 5 feet deep in snow or floating in the ocean, here are some things to do over winter break.
Tags: Holidays, College, Christmas, Vacation, Winter Break, College Life

Sam's Club is banking on shoppers desperate need to throw big holiday bashes by doubling Thanksgiving portions

Sam's Club holiday gift display Sam's Club Sam's Club expects holiday shopping to soar this year as members host big events again. The company will double portions for Thanksgiving food items and offer twice as many sales events. Sam's Club reported record high membership counts in August 2021. Sam's Club is expecting to enjoy substantial holiday sales this fall, topping off its record year for member growth.Tony Rogers, the company's chief member officer, told repo...
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Fauci says it's too soon to tell whether holiday gatherings should be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci testifies before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, on July 20, 2021. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, Pool Dr. Anthony Fauci said the US should focus on vaccinating more people before the holidays. 70 million eligible Americans remain unvaccinated against COVID-19. Only 55% of Americans are fully vaccinated, according to Fauci. See more stories on Insider's business page. In a "Face The Nation" interview on Sunday...
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51 Unique Christmas Gift Ideas for Girls

Bring on the holiday season!
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Will the hiring malaise ruin holiday shopping this year?

As Southern California employers struggle to fill seasonal jobs at stores, warehouses and other businesses, the lack of available workers may steal some of the joy from holiday shopping sprees. Rising consumer demand and a shortage of workers to handle myriad products are wreaking havoc with the nation’s supply chain, according to Southland economist John Husing. “It’s inundated,” he said. “There are 70 cargo ships sitting off the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach right now. That’s about 525,0...
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I’m Already Getting Excited About Photo Christmas Cards!

Okay, I know the first day of Fall was like a few days ago, but oh boy! I’m already excited about doing my photo Christmas cards! I’m just so inspired by the festive designs of the photo Christmas cards at Paperlust. The stationery design company has me humming Christmas songs as I try to decide which cards to order online for our friends and family this year.  Photo Christmas cards are perfect for sending loved ones a warm, personalized message of love, joy and happiness this season...
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Elf on the Shelf experience returns to Pomona Fairplex as walk-thru holiday attraction

The Elf on the Shelf’s Magical Holiday Journey will return to Pomona Fairplex Nov. 5-Jan. 2, 2022 and will be re-imagined as an outdoor walk-thru experience with bold and bright sets, costumed characters and lots of Christmas spirit. The attraction, which debuted as a drive-thru experience in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will shrink guests down to elf-size as they embark on a journey through a series of scenic displays where they’ll meet a variety of characters sent out to raise Christmas ...
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Holiday hiring wars: Amazon, Walmart, UPS, and FedEx face off in a race to staff more than 335,000 workers in a brutally tight labor market

Companies are struggling to fill supply chain roles. Amazon; DHL; UPS; FedEx; Walmart; Samantha Lee/Insider Large companies are planning to hire thousands of supply chain workers for the holiday season. But in an ongoing labor crunch, it's uncertain if any will meet their goals. Insider spoke with four supply chain experts about what's next for the space. See more stories on Insider's business page. Facing the swiftly approaching holiday season, companies are throwing massive j...
Tags: Amazon, Holiday Shopping, Holidays, Job, Los Angeles, Trends, Walmart, UPS, New York Times, Retail, DHL, Barnett, Hiring, Fedex, Stevenson, Johnston

Target plans less holiday hiring, more hours for employees

By Brendan Case | Bloomberg Target is planning less seasonal hiring than last year while relying more on its existing workforce amid the tight labor market. The retailer will offer current employees 5 million more hours during the holiday shopping rush, implying a boost to total paychecks of more than $75 million. The goal for seasonal hires is 100,000, Target said in a statement Thursday. That’s down from 130,000 last year. Target’s greater dependence on current employees underscores the labor ...
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7 Ways to Start Saving for the Holidays

7 Ways to Start Saving for the Holidays is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money! I absolutely love the holidays. But can you believe it’s almost that time of year already! There is no escaping how quickly the holidays are coming up and that means extra expenses are coming with it. Whether it is buying gifts, traveling to see family and friends, holiday parties and decorating your house, it all costs money. Have you started saving for the h...
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What date is it today?

Would you like to correctly answer that question in Russian? Вы на ве́рном ме́сте.1 If you need a quick refresher on поря́дковые числи́тельные2 see my blog here. Вы гото́вы? Пое́хали!3 Photo by Александар Цветановић from Pexels English Masculine Feminine Neutral Plural First пе́рвый пе́рвая пе́рвое пе́рвые Second второ́й втора́я второ́е вторы́е Third тре́тий тре́тья тре́тье т...
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Where to buy the best Halloween costumes for kids, adults, and pets

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon We rounded up the best places to shop for Halloween costumes for kids, adults, and pets this year. Here are some of the best Halloween costumes, from spooky options to popular movie characters. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky For the fright-fest enthusiast or trick-or-treater in it for the candy, Halloween costumes are a fun way to encourage imagination and play. For kids, the excitement of ...
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40+ Easy Halloween Costumes From Clothes You Already Own

With a few simple pieces from your closet, you'll be able to create these easy Halloween costumes.
Tags: Halloween, Featured, Holidays, College, College Life, Halloween Costume Ideas

How to Have a “Spooky” and Safe Halloween on a Budget

How to Have a “Spooky” and Safe Halloween on a Budget is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money! We are sadly saying goodbye to the summer months, and welcoming a season for cozy sweaters, pumpkin spice latte, crisp air, and of course, Halloween. Yep!. Halloween kicks off the first holiday for the fall season and everyone loves a good excuse to get dressed up in their favorite costumes. It doesn’t matter how old you are, Halloween doesn’t ha...
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19 Thanksgiving Crafts to Sell

As Thanksgiving comes closer, it’s a start of a season where hand-crafted items are always appreciated. With more and more people hosting and attending elaborate Thanksgiving parties and family celebrations, beautifully crafted items make the perfect presents and decor. So if you’re looking to expand your customer base and sell more, creating Thanksgiving-themed crafts is a perfect way to grow your business. For this post, we’ll look at why Thanksgiving is the perfect time to undertake craft pr...
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UPS to hire 12,000 Southern California workers for the holiday season

UPS plans to hire about 12,000 seasonal Southern California workers as the company gears up for its busy holiday season. The local hires are part of a bigger push to bring on more than 100,000 part-time and full-time seasonal employees nationwide for the company’s peak delivery time, which runs from October through January 2021. “We keep our seasonal employees on through January to handle a second spike in volume due to returns and purchases made with gift cards received at Christmas,” UPS spoke...
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6 Holiday Ecommerce Sales Tips for Handling Logistics

When it comes to online selling, people seem to always be looking for ecommerce sales conversion tips and ecommerce advertising tips. Still, ecommerce sales tips related to logistics may be a much more important topic, says Rob Tillman, vice president of operations for Rakuten. In this webinar below, Tillman draws from his wealth of experience to help your ecommerce business face important challenges and avoid critical missteps. He also offers some holiday ecommerce sales and logistics tip...
Tags: Holidays, California, China, Sales, UPS, New Jersey, Rakuten, Federal Express, Tillman, Retail Trends, Rob Tillman

Walmart hiring supply-chain workers across Inland Empire

Fueled by a surge in e-commerce spending and the approaching holiday season, Walmart is looking to hire workers for its Walmart and Sam’s Club distribution centers in Southern California. The local hires are part of the mega retailer’s push to bring on 20,000 people nationwide as order fillers, freight handlers, lift drivers, technicians and managers to handle the increased workload at its 250 distribution facilities. Walmart didn’t say how many people it plans to hire locally, but that number i...
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What is Labor Day? This book (and its read-aloud video) is a perfect way to explain.

I’m not sure how many kids have ever really asked what is Labor Day? It’s become synonymous with the unofficial end of summer, a three-day weekend, barbecues, and yeah, mattress sales. So much so, we kind of blow past it without the typical tributes and memorializing we tend to see on other American holidays. Books […]
Tags: Audiobooks, Books, Video, Holidays, Shopping, Youtube, History, Picture books, Books For Kids, Women's History, Politics + Activism, Educational Kids' Books

Labor Day Rose

I like to put up rose pictures on holidays ... of namesake roses for the special day. Well, no surprise here ... but maybe you rose growers ought to take notice. There's no such thing, as far as I know, as a 'Labor Day' rose. But there are a lot... [Author: Jane Berger]
Tags: Gardening, Holidays, Plants, Labor Day, Roses, Jane Berger, Weeks Roses, Conard-Pyle

Housekeeping: Happy Labo(u)r Day

It’s Labo(u)r Day on both sides of the border on Monday, so us hard-working bloggers/writers/editors are taking it easy peasy until Tuesday. It’s fitting that the holiday is the same day on both sides of the border since I just watched Super Troopers 2 the other day (somehow, that wasn’t even the first time I’d seen […] The post Housekeeping: Happy Labo(u)r Day appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Boost Your Ecommerce Business Sales With This Holiday Tips Ebook

Sponsored Post If you operate a retail ecommerce business, it’s never too early to start thinking about the holiday shopping season. With the ecommerce business market getting more competitive every year, especially around the holiday shopping season, you need to do more than ever to stay competitive and keep ringing up sales this year. The good news is that Rakuten Super Logistics has just published a FREE eBook to help small retail ecommerce businesses like yours. Download this free eBook fro...
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Spectacular beaches in Poland

Summer is almost over, but there is still time for beach vacation! Plus, today is National Beach Day! Do you have favorite summer beach destination? There are so many beautiful beaches in Poland, some more popular than others, but all of them just spectacular. The Polish coastline boasts white, long, sandy beaches. They have great names, water sports available almost everywhere and the sand is just soooo soft…Charming coastal towns have restaurants with delicious food trucks and restaurants and ...
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