Magazines.com Blog

Featured Posts

strawberries Food

Spring Recipes

The arrival of spring means that seasonal fruits and vegetables like asparagus, strawberries, and rhubarb are finally in season. We’re scoured some of our favorite cooking magazines to find the perfect spring meal. Begin by serving the chicken and asparagus dish alongside a flavorful strawberry spinach salad. Finish with a sweet yet tart rhubarb crumble […]

tulips Lifestyle

Spring Activities

After an especially harsh winter, spring has finally arrived! To welcome this new season, there are a few activities you won’t want to miss: 1.) Visit a botanical garden or arboretum Spring represents a time of new life and growth. So why not celebrate its arrival by visiting a botanical garden or arboretum in your area?  If […]

iStock_000020160731Small Magazine News

Magazine Trivia

In 1731, the first modern magazine, The Gentleman’s Magazine, was published in England. Edward Cave, editor of the magazine, coined the term “magazine” from the Arabic word makhazin, which meant storehouse. The magazine contained essays, poems, stories, and political commentary, so it was indeed a storehouse of knowledge and information. Benjamin Franklin planned to publish the first […]

2353429145_9385c4dd9b_o Sports

March Madness

Can you believe that March Madness is already underway? If you’re planning to throw a party to celebrate the occasion, here are a few ideas you might want to try: 1.) Invitations Send out game brackets as party invitations. Ask guests to fill out the brackets prior to arriving at the party so you can […]

cherry blossom Lifestyle

Celebrate the First Day of Spring

Did you know that March 20 is the first day of spring? Although the Polar Vortex may have kept many of us inside all winter long, warm weather is just around the corner. Why not consider celebrating the arrival of spring with some of these activities? 1.) Gardening Few things say “spring” like planting flowers […]


 
 

 
kids' curtain rod art gallery 08

How To Display Your Child’s Artwork With a Cafe Curtain Rod

Blogger Dana McCranie offers simple, step-by-step instructions for creating a tasteful home art gallery to display your little one’s school projects. Kindergarten has brought a lot of changes to our home, the most profoun...
by Dana McCranie
5

 
 
Parents Day photo_featured

Parents’ Day Lesson: Listening to Your Kids Can Be a Blessing and an Adventure

A Knoxville area couple took the message “a little child shall lead them” to heart, as their young daughter prepared them to adopt her Chinese sister–something they hadn’t planned. In August of 2007, our...
by Mary Alice Lovelace
5

 
 
You Don't Need a Title to Be a Leader Cover

Book Review: You Don’t Need a Title to Be a Leader by Mark Sanborn

Each quarter, Magazines.com has an employee book club where we discuss an assigned reading as a big group. This quarter we beat the heat while diving head first into what we thought makes a leader with help from author Mark San...
by Jenny Patterson
5