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Why Do People Celebrate Christmas in July?

Christmas in July Sale in TX

You’re probably already familiar with the phrase “Christmas in July,” and especially aware of it at this time of year. Maybe you’ve been to a friend’s party or taken advantage of a company sale that plays along with the theme. It seems like the concept has just always been around, but it had to start […]

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4 Easy Dessert Ideas for Your 4th of July Party

Planning a 4th of July party can be stressful! You need to make sure you have enough food, drinks, festive decorations, fun activities and things to do—not to mention the cleaning and setup you’ll have to do to get your home party-ready. Luckily, there are a ton of great resources and helpful tips out there […]

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It’s Not Too Late to Shop for Dad!

Shop Father's Day Gifts Today | Otto's Granary

Father’s Day is just over one week away! If you’re the type to put off gift shopping until the last minute, don’t worry—it’s not too late to shop for dad. With so many options to choose from, there’s no doubt in our minds that he’ll love a gift from Otto’s Granary. We’ve mentioned a few […]

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Dark or Light Roast: Which has the Most Caffeine?

No matter which side of the spectrum you’re on—looking for that mid-afternoon energy boost or trying to limit your caffeine intake—you may be wondering which type of coffee has a higher percentage of caffeine: light or dark roast? Let’s break down the debate: Some people claim that dark roasts naturally have higher levels of caffeine, […]

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6 Amazing Benefits of Ginger Tea

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There’s nothing more comforting on a chilly day than a steaming mug of ginger tea. Whether you prefer it on its own or served with peppermint, lemon or honey, ginger tea isn’t just delicious—it’s packed with Vitamin C, magnesium and other minerals. Here are just a few other amazing benefits of ginger tea! Settle your […]

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5 Irish Coffee Drinks that will Wake You Up this St. Patrick’s Day

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The time has come for all things green, giant shamrocks, and big celebrations: St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner! Kick your St. Patty’s Day celebration up a notch by combining some of your boozy favorites with a little caffeine. Not to mention, having the matching mug to boot! Here are five must-try Irish […]

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4 Delicious St. Patrick’s Day Recipes to Try this Year

Guinness Beef Stew with Potatoes

Move over corned beef, cabbage, and mint milkshakes: the following St. Patrick’s Day recipes are here to change up your traditional celebration! Try the following four coffee-inspired dishes on St. Patrick’s Day this year: Guinness Beef Stew with Potatoes Send your taste buds on a wild ride this St. Patrick’s Day with Guinness beef stew. […]

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How to Throw the Perfect Bridal Shower Tea Party

Think back to your days of playing tea party with your best girlfriends wearing hot pink boas, fake pearl strands, long silk gloves, and oversized hats. Bring that fun, feminine element back with the perfect bridal shower tea party! What could be more elegant? A tea party themed bridal shower is a chic way to […]

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Unique Valentine’s Day Gift & Date Ideas for the Unconventional Valentine

For most people with a special someone on Valentine’s Day, quintessential gifts that never seem to disappoint include flowers, chocolate, a romantic candlelit dinner, or maybe even a cheesy card with a mushy note. While these time-honored gifts are sure to delight, they are rather cliché, don’t you think? For those of us looking to […]