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Kid-Friendly Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Kid-Friendly Mother's Day Gift Ideas | Direct Energy

We can’t thank our mothers enough for what they’ve done, and for what they continue to do. But we can certainly find unique and simple ways to show them how much we love them, and how grateful we are. READ MORE

When is Tax-Free Weekend in My State?

When is Tax-Free Weekend in my State? | Direct Energy Blog

What’s your favorite holiday? Most people choose Christmas, Thanksgiving, Halloween or one of the other big ones. But those who are always looking for a deal and a way to save money will tell you that one of their favorite holidays is the tax-free weekend. READ MORE

Not into Fireworks? Try Our Four Alternatives for Your July Fourth Celebration

July Fourth is a celebration of America finding its own destiny and its own identity, which means it’s a time of celebration! This holiday is often marked by evenings watching amazing fireworks displays with friends and family. But speaking as a parent and a former sailor, there are many reason you might want to avoid those spectacular displays of light and sound. For many young children, fireworks can prove to be nerve racking and terrifying experiences, and for many veterans suffering from PTSD, fireworks and fire crackers can be a painful and difficult experience. READ MORE

The Direct Energy Guide to a Patriotic Memorial Day

Memorial Day is this weekend and we hope everyone has a chance to reflect and remember those who have lost their lives protecting our great nation. We know most of you will be enjoying pool parties, barbecues, hanging out with friends and family, and ultimately, enjoying a three day weekend. Get in the spirit by doing a little bit of patriotic decorating with these fun crafts and treats your friends and family will love. READ MORE

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for the Home

With Mother’s Day only a few days away, it’s time to start thinking about Mother’s Day gifts if you haven’t done so already. Make your mom feel like the queen of her castle with these Mother’s Day gift ideas for the home. READ MORE