The magic of the holiday season is Holiday planning and spreading joy  

Think about your happiest holiday memories. Most probably involve the senses. — the aroma of cookies baking, the sound of children singing carols, the giddy pleasure of shiny lights — and the time spent decorating, and anticipating with family and friends.

At the core, Le Grand Courtâge has always been about meaningful connection. The Covid epidemic has taught us that what we appreciate most is the time with loved ones. It’s the whole reason LGC was created. Additionally these wines are made for women, by women. They are perfect wines for parties, holiday getaways, or a cozy winter’s night at home. 

Our owner, Tawnya Falkner, is all about the details. These vegan, women-made wines were designed with the aesthetic and overall experience in mind.  Tawnya believes in appealing to all the senses. Because, at the end of the day, we all eat and drink with our eyes. The music, art, smalls, taste, and the tactile experiences all impact the overall ambiance.
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We wanted to offer some tips to simplify the Holidays and New Year’s Eve so you can Stress Less and Enjoy More!

We hope that the below Holiday planning hacks will help to alleviate some of the burdens.  With the help from some others so we have compiled a few things. However, think of it as your holiday resource and planning list!  

Plan and prepare early is our motto. Below are what we believe are perfect Top 10 Holiday Planning ideas.  Think of this as a Best of Holiday Planning resource. Now you’ll have more time to POP and enjoy a glass of bubbly!

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The Top 10 DIY Holiday Ideas

  1. Creative Gift Wrap Ideas – HGTV lists 75 unique and amazing gift-wrapping ideas to add a little extra joy to gift-giving during the holidays! 
  2. NYE Activities & Party Ideas by House Beautiful – Be the hostess with the mostess as we ring in the new year with these 15 elegant party ideas and activities!
  3. Holiday & NYE Appetizers & Recipes by Delish – A list of 37 crowd-pleasing and simple appetizers to serve at dinner parties and holiday cocktail parties! 
  4. Fun Holiday Activities – The LA times gives us 43 ideas for how to maximize the fun and JOY during the holiday season.
  5. New Year’s Eve Music Playlist – This playlist will help ring in the new year with classic favorites sooner rather than later! -Curated by Oprah
  6. Sparkling Wine Cocktails – Use our curated champagne cocktail recipes and tasting notes booklet to mix up something fun and festive! Organized by spirit type, we’ve curated dozens of cocktail recipes for you to use for the holidays. (USE CODE LGCPROMO FOR 15% OFF)
  7. 10 Make-Ahead Holiday Appetizers from All Recipes  – Do your shopping list early and consider make-ahead holiday appetizers.  Who doesn’t love Hors d’œuvres if you can make ahead, freeze, thaw, and have something that can be baked at a moment’s notice – that’s optimal. We are also fans of the partially homemade concept and buying a store-bought and embellishing it in a pinch. Some recipes actually taste better if you make them in advance to let the flavors meld.
  8. Top 5 Simple & Elegant Holiday Table Decor Ideas – Set the scene with these 5 easy table-setting ideas for holiday get-togethers! The art of hospitality need not be complex!
  9. 5 Easy Holiday Side Dishes – serves up 5 easy holiday sides to whip up this holiday season to spend more time with family and friends and less time in the kitchen!
  10. 45 Free Fun Things To Do During The Holidays By Popsugar – The magic of the season is FREE, use this list with 45 of the best fun holiday ideas to add JOY for $0.

We’re committed to serving up the best and easiest ways to cultivate JOY in everyday moments. This is why we’ve put together several resources to make this holiday season a breeze. Then you have more time around the table with friends and family. For more holiday entertaining inspiration, head to our Fall & Winter Elevated Entertaining Blog.

Visit our Universal Sound Of Happy page to learn more while browsing our free curated holiday guide ebooks!

BONUS BEFORE YOU GO: Sparkling Wine Lover’s Gift Guide

Share some sparkle this year & spread JOY! Gift giving should be fun, easy, & thoughtful and you can’t go wrong with gifting elegant, female-founded wines. Each scoring 90+ points, our award-winning and affordable French wines Blanc de Blancs Brut, Brut Rosé, and Très Chic Rosé make beautiful, elevated gifts.

Ways to gift include: Spread Joy Delivery, Gift Bags, Gift Baskets, & Gift Boxes, Pamper Me Gift Set, Wine Club Subscription, Favors, Stocking Stuffers, & Present Toppers, Wine Sleeves. For more ideas also follow along on Pinterest! 


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