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Keep Calm and Gobble On!

While “Keep Calm and...” may have originated in a time of great conflict, it's been adopted and tweaked to motivate people through all sorts of sticky situations. You might even say this appropriated motto has become the slogan of the year—certainly this holiday season! Read More »

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Organize Your Holiday Gift Shopping

At Page-A-Day, we can't help but be big, huge, enormous fans of organization. That's why we're gifting you this holidays game plan well in advance of the big hurrahs in December. There are about five weeks until Christmas (December 25), and only four until Hanukkah (December 16)—let the countdowns begin! Read More »

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5 Gifts for Hard to Shop For Friends

Shopping for the perfect gift for friends or family members is fun when you have an exact idea of what you want to get them. It's significantly less rewarding when they're the hard to shop for type. Luckily, there are a few things they probably don’t have and that they desperately need...! Read More »

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Flower Recipes for Holiday Centerpieces

Here we go! Only a week and a half until Thanksgiving—are you ready with your game plan? Getting in the spirit for the holidays is easy once you start decorating. This year, when you decorate your table for holiday gatherings, create your own DIY original gorgeous, natural centerpiece from a floral recipe that will charm and impress even the most scrutinizing dinner guests. Read More »

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Teacup Pig Power at Pennywell Farms

Cuteness overload alert! Did you know there's a farm in England by the name of Pennywell that is pretty much guaranteed to melt every visitor's heart. Taking children to Pennywell Farm comes with a warning: they will never, ever, ever want to leave! In this Kingdom of Cute, you will find miniature pigs and piglets famous the world around along with orphan lambs and tantalizing turtles. Read More »

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20 Ways to Relax Today

Ahhh—breathe a long sigh of relief. It’s Sunday and today is a day to chill out, relax, and regroup. Perhaps yesterday you had a day of productivity, or back-to-back activity, or a late night out. Either way, you probably have to go to work tomorrow and so today is a day of much-needed R&R—as well as a traditional day of rest. Read More »

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NaNoWriMo. 30 Days, 50,000 Words: Could You Do It?

Your challenge this month, if you choose to accept it, is to write a novel. Yes, a full-length novel. Not a short story. Not a novella. We’re talking 50,000 words, which equates to about 1,667 words daily. If you think about it, November is a fantastic time for National Novel Writing Month, also known as NaNoWriMo. With days growing shorter and temperatures dropping, the writing desk seems an awfully cozy spot Read More »

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November Mind Bender and Solution

Spoiler Alert! This puzzle the November 4th puzzle from Amazing Mind Benders, and the solution is below. It's the calendar that’s like a playground for your brain. Printed in vibrant full color, the Amazing Mind Benders Calendar treats puzzle lovers to a daily word, number, or spatial challenge.  Read More »

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November Sweepstakes: the Inspiration Bundle

Inspiration runs deep at Page-A-Day and Workman! Enter for a chance to win our November Inspiration Bundle Sweepstakes and plug in to the beauty, strength, and wisdom of our inspirational books and 2015 calendars. Get every single day off to the best possible start! Read More »

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Meet Illustrator Mike Lowrey, Creator of The Kid’s Awesome Activity Calendar

A Q&A with Mike Lowrey, creator of the Kid's Awesome Activity Calendar. 

Lowrey himself is pretty awesome. He's worked on tons of books for lots of different clients and publishers. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia with his family, and his work has been seen on everything from greetings cards to children’s books to gallery walls. He is a Professor of Illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta.  Read More »

Purse Lovers Unite on National Handbag Day

Friday, October 10th is the newly ordained day of observations for purses, clutches, totes, and everything in between... celebrate National Handbag Day with the style experts at PurseBlog.com and Bloomingdale's. You can join in on the festivities by snapping a photo of yourself with your favorite bag and uploading with the hashtag #NationalHandbagDay!  Read More »