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Situated in the middle valley of the Three Valleys region in South Eastern France, the Meribel ski resort has been a popular destination for the skier for over seventy years. From its small beginnings as a village resort, it has grown to a multi resort destination, and continues to develop and enhan
Creativity is all that is needed to make someone's birthday just a little more special. Homemade gifts are a great way to show a person how you feel about him, and that you are thinking about him on his special day. Luckily, there are several ways to create something really special that even the nov
Gift for a surprise party.big present image by Lars Christensen from Fotolia.comSurprise parties are extremely tough to keep secret from the birthday guy or gal, partly because the standard surprise party has become so commonplace. To get both a funny and memorable surprise party, it's...
Halloween is the one holiday where adults get to be kids again and dress up in the most outrageous attire while impersonating their favorite childhood idols, cartoon characters, movies, etc. When it comes to deciding what kind of costume to create and wear for Halloween, the possibilities are limitl
Mardi Gras is a festival known by many names --- Shrove Tuesday, Carnival and Pancake Day. Mardi Gras falls just before Lent, which is the 40 days leading up to Easter and is a time of self-denial, prayer and penitence for Christians. As such, Mardi Gras is seen by many as the last chance to let loo
If you have a son who is about to turn 32, celebrating his birthday may be a little difficult. Your son is no longer a child and is at an age where many standby birthday presents are no longer appropriate. If you are looking for a special way to celebrate your son's birthday, there are a number of g
Dads can be hard to buy for. If funds are low, it is even more complicated to come up with a gift. A handmade gift from the heart is worth much more than something dad doesn't need from the store. There are plenty of Christmas gifts to make for your dad that he is sure to treasure that are both sent
Celebrate your child's eighth-grade graduation.graduation image by timur1970 from Fotolia.comYou might not mark your child's eighth-grade graduation with as much pomp as you would a high school or college graduation, but it's still nice to honor his achievements with a party. Using simple...
Good friends and a birthday cake can go a long way in celebrating a girl's 13th birthday.bougies image by C??dric Boismain from Fotolia.comPlanning a party to celebrate a girl's milestone 13th birthday might be a huge deal to her, though you might have a small budget. Work with your...
A carnival, featuring sugar-laden goodies, thrill rides and goofy prizes, brings out the child in anyone. Combine the excitement of a carnival with a birthday party to give the birthday person and the guests a double-dose of delight. Add a carnival-related twist to every aspect of the birthday, from
Whether it is for a holiday, birthday or another celebration, a pinata can become the focus and most memorable part of a party. Children love to bust open a pinata to find candy, goodies and even small toys inside. Instead of paying for a pre-made pinata, create a pinata at home with cheap supplies.
Christmas lights can be frustrating to work with if you have problems with the lights. Prior to stringing the lights on your tree, you should test and repair any problems as it is easier to do it before stringing than after. Most problems center on lights not turning on or one light shutting down ha
Christmas is the time of year for gift giving, but purchasing gifts that are not within the limits of your budget can put you in the red. One way you can control the amount of money you spend on Christmas gifts is to keep the gifts you buy for kids under $10. You should find this easy to do since th
Picking out a sentimental homemade one-year anniversary gift for a boyfriend can seem difficult, especially after everything the two of you have been though. Your gift should show that you absolutely love your guy. Just use whatever talents you have to make a creative, sentimental gift that your boy