Blog - Tag: Holiday | Blue Ridge Chair

Blog - Tag: Holiday

By Lisa Landes, 11/11/2018 - 16:19
Two people enjoying a cocktail in the backyard

The holidays are right around the corner along with party planning and holiday vacations! Having friends and family home for the season can be such a fun time with warm food and delicious beverages. If you will be the host of the gathering, preparing a fun cocktail menu can be a fun way to spice up the evening. Gather the ingredients for a few alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages so everyone can enjoy the holiday spirit!

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By Lisa Landes, 12/18/2017 - 15:49
shopper holding shopping bags

Love local, buy local. Our hometown of Asheville, NC is leading this charge - along with Austin, TX and Portland, OR - to help encourage shoppers to stay within the neighborhoods and communities. For great reasons too! Here are 5 of our top tips to stay local this holiday season.

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By Lisa Landes, 11/20/2017 - 10:40
the game jenga

Ever attend someone else’s family gathering? It can be such an eye-opening experience to see how others enjoy their time together. Some sit around and chit-chat around the television, some play games, some go outside for a nice walk, and others crowd around the spiked punch…not a bad one to drop in on! 

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By Lisa Landes, 11/13/2017 - 08:54
women petting dog outside while sitting on a blue ridge chair

Traveling for the holidays can be stressful. Well, let’s be honest, it almost always is stressful! From the airport, to long car rides, to the packing list that just never seems complete, planning is crucial to enjoying your time off with friends and family. A good packing list, portable furniture, and some simple checks and balances will get you off to a relaxing vacation. Here are 5 tips for some smooth sailing this season:

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By Lisa Landes, 10/16/2017 - 09:32
Healthy snack for a Halloween party including fruit and a marshmallow on a skewer

Healthy is in! Knowing where our foods come from is an important step in the food buying process, even if we can't buy local. But, with endless choices for snacks out there, watching what your kids eat has become a full-time occupation (for good reasons of course!). Halloween is a great time for everyone to get their sugar-intake on, but why not mix it up and provide some fun and healthy options this year! If done right your kids may not even notice! Here are some fun alternatives to pre-wrapped candies. 

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By Natalie DeRatt, 12/13/2016 - 17:08
Holidize your winter space!

Holidize Your Winter Getaway Space

Somehow we have found ourselves in the middle of the holiday season once again, and your once tranquil getaway has become your family favorite holiday gathering space. Be it a family cabin, a favorite lake house, or a private camp spot for an assembly of adventurers, we have our top five picks to bring some holiday cheer to your favorite space!

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