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Alexandria is the Content Editor at Common Market. With a bachelor’s degree in English, a master’s degree in Communication, and a passion for food, community, and a healthy lifestyle, she strives to share fun and meaningful stories with readers while encouraging them to make healthy changes.

Celebrate Eggnog

Eggnog typically makes its way to the refrigerated section of grocery stores around November, and tends to stay only until after the holidays. So, if you’re looking for an(other) excuse to drink eggnog, today is your perfect opportunity: it’s National Eggnog Day. In honor of this delicious holiday beverage, we wanted to fill you in... Read More

Holiday Entertaining

The holidays are full of love, laughter, and general cheer. According to Wikipedia, this time of year shares the top 2 celebrated holidays in the country. But sometimes our entertaining doesn’t go exactly the way we plan it. So, if you’re hosting a semi-last-minute holiday party, check out these last-minute entertaining tips. Use what you... Read More

It’s The Thought That Counts

With the holiday season fully underway and Christmas just two weeks away (seriously!?), most of us have the big gifts purchased, whether it be for a spouse, child, other family member, or important friend. But what about the other people in our lives we want to show appreciation for this time of year? With homemade... Read More

Give Back While Having Fun

Are you looking to give your holiday gifts a unique flare? Then join the Common Market’s very own Sue Leville on Wednesday, December 12th from 6 – 8 p.m. for a jewelry making class! Sue is the owner of Marney and Swa, a jewelry-centered small business, where she developed the Give Rise Project. The Give... Read More