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Weekly Spotlight: Games for the Family

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Now that the days are shorter, temperatures are cooler and snowy weather is semi-permanently in the forecast here in New England, it’s the perfect time to talk about indoor activities that are fun for everyone. We are talking about, of course, family games. So settle in with some hot cocoa and your favorite snacks, and let the fun begin!

America-poly Board Game

Take a road trip across the USA when you play this fun game inspired by the classic family favorite.
Get all the details here.

America-opoly Game | Made in USA | Sturbridge Yankee WorkshopChristmas-opoly Game | Made in USA | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Christmas-opoly Board Game

For when you’re feeling a little more festive,
but just as competitive. Learn more about this merry board game here.

Classic Dominoes SetClassic Dominoes Set

Sometimes it’s the simplest things that are the most fun – like 28 dominoes in a wooden box. Get a closer look here.

Classic Shut the Box Game

A game more about chance than skill, and one that even adds charm to your shelves. Find it here.

Colonial Checkers

It wouldn’t be game night without a classic game of checkers. See how easy it is to store in a cabinet or drawer here.

Colonial Checkers | Sturbridge Yankee WorkshopClassic Shut the Box Game | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

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Weekly Spotlight: Shiny-Brite™ 2018

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Shiny-Brite™ has returned for our Holiday 2018 catalog. Below is a look at five of our newest ornament sets and some extra decorative fro trimming the tree during the holiday season.

Holiday Splendor Small Flocked Ornaments

A set of 20 ornaments with flocked winter scenes and imagery.

Holiday Splendor Small Flocked Ornaments | Shiny-Brite

Holiday Splendor Shaped Ornaments

A set of 12 ornaments with whimsical shapes and plenty of glitter.

Holiday Splendor Shaped Ornaments | Shiny-Brite

Holiday Splendor Confetti Reflector Ornaments

12 ornaments that bring a vibrant, colorful look to the holiday season.

Holiday Splendor Confetti Reflector Ornaments | Shiny-Brite

Holiday Splendor Garland

Shiny-Brite™ and tinsel – a match made in holiday heaven!

Holiday Splendor Garland | Shiny-Brite

Holiday Splendor Tree Topper

Don’t forget the top of the tree!

Holiday Splendor Tree Topper | Shiny-Brite

You can find more Shiny-Brite™ ornaments here, and let us know how you’ll be decorating for the holiday season in the comments below.

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Tuesday Recipe: Peppermint Hot Cocoa (via MyRecipes)

Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

This peppermint hot cocoa from MyRecipes is just what we need to stay cozy for the rest of the year and into the new one. Check out the video (and the recipe):

Homemade Marshmallows

Want to try homemade marshmallows? We can tell you that they are delicious, and we have a recipe for them right here on the blog: Homemade Marshmallows

Silver Metal Snowflake String Lights | Season Home Accents

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