Though it Mother’s Day wasn’t an official holiday until 1914, we’ve been celebrating mothers for centuries. These days, we shower Mom with cards, crafts, gifts, meals and most importantly, love. Read on to find out more fun facts about the history of Mother’s Day and where some of the traditions came from.
If you have ever bought or sold a house, you know that closing gifts are a common courtesy provided by realtors. It’s a way for your realtor to thank you for your business and congratulate you on your new transition. The best closing gifts tend to be ones that are both thoughtful and practical, and which can be used as you settle in to your new home. In real estate referrals and repeat business are extremely important. Let’s face it, buying or selling home can be a painful experience, so let’s end it on a high note!
Less common, but still always appreciated, are closing gifts from clients to their realtors. It’s not generally expected that you will provide a closing gift to your realtor, since, after all, you are a paying customer. But if you really enjoyed your time working together and you know that your realtor went above and beyond for you, there’s no harm in showing a bit of extra gratitude with a gift. Here are some of the best closing gifts both to and from realtors.
Traditional Easter egg hunts with candy and treats, while fun, leave little to the imagination. If the Easter Bunny (aka, you) wants to get creative this year, consider a scavenger hunt! If you’re tired of your Easter Egg Hunt looking like Willy Wonka, fill some of the eggs with coins (money), coupons to trade in for toys. Make sure you fill at least one of the eggs with the “Golden Ticket” Once found, they can turn it in for a special prize. Who knows, you might just start a new family tradition this Easter Sunday. (more…)