About Staci Gerardi

Staci loves to write, and loves to share her "take" on everything thrown her way. Movies, entertainment, food, fashion, shopping, money, travel and family. There's nothing off limits at NovemberSunflower.com, and Staci's always telling it like it is: good, bad, and all that lies in between!
7 12, 2021

The Power of Music: How to Improve Your Well-Being through Music

By | 2021-12-02T17:35:03-05:00 December 7, 2021|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Have you been thinking of trying your hands at music to soothe your mental health? If yes, then you have landed at the right place. Today, we are going to guide you on how you can improve your well-being through music. We can understand how the hectic daily routine has been affecting your mental health [...]

2 12, 2021

Practice Mental Healing: 6 Daily Actions

By | 2021-11-26T13:23:41-05:00 December 2, 2021|Depression|0 Comments

Mental health is an important topic that needs more discussion. Mental health refers to our emotional state of well-being, including how we think about ourselves and interact with others. Practice Mental Healing: 6 Daily Actions Mental health is a personal matter you shouldn't overlook. There are many daily ways to improve mental health. This blog [...]

30 11, 2021

High School Graduation Gifts for the Graduate

By | 2021-11-27T16:53:26-05:00 November 30, 2021|Shopping In-store & Online|0 Comments

As graduation season approaches, you’ll want to start thinking of what to get the special high school graduate in your life. Whether you want to get them something that’s more stylish or practical, you’ll have no trouble finding the perfect high school graduation gifts with all the great options that are available. High School Graduation [...]

25 11, 2021

5 Best Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

By | 2021-11-20T12:30:37-05:00 November 25, 2021|Food|0 Comments

Italian families are over-cookers. It's what we do. When we have two guests coming over, we cook for 10. Food is our love language, and we have no idea how to prepare the proper amount of food for any kind of gathering. As a result, we end up with a ton of leftovers. Leftovers we [...]

23 11, 2021

How Fast Does Your Internet Need to Be to Stream 4K Movies?

By | 2021-12-07T17:04:51-05:00 November 23, 2021|November Sunflower Entertainment|0 Comments

There aren't many homes in the world that haven't embraced streaming 4K movies when new releases are available online, instead of sitting in horribly overpriced movie theatres when they first debut. So what kind of internet speed do you need to stream 4K without issues?

18 11, 2021

4 Ways a Kitchen Remodel Can Improve Your Home

By | 2021-11-12T19:18:54-05:00 November 18, 2021|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Your kitchen is the center of your home. It's the room that you use the most. Why not make it a place that you want to be? 4 Ways a Kitchen Remodel Can Improve Your Home The following are four ways a kitchen remodel can improve your home, not just make your kitchen look better. [...]

16 11, 2021

How to Tell If Your Home Needs Re-Roofing

By | 2021-11-12T19:06:09-05:00 November 16, 2021|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Depending on what kind of roof you have, the specific region where you live, and how well you take care of it, the covering on your home should last you 15 to 20 years. If you're in the first decade of that timeframe, then you don't really need to worry about getting your home re-roofed. [...]

11 11, 2021

The Must-Knows For Throwing An Unforgettable Kids Birthday Party

By | 2021-11-05T22:02:26-04:00 November 11, 2021|Lifestyle|0 Comments

There is nothing more exciting for a child than hosting their own birthday party. They get to invite their friends into their space, where they can entertain them with games and activities, fill them with yummy treats and give them a memorable experience to take home. Throwing an Unforgettable Kids Birthday Party What are some [...]

9 11, 2021

5 Healthy Breakfast Alternatives to Boost Metabolism

By | 2021-11-05T21:30:29-04:00 November 9, 2021|Food|0 Comments

Having a healthy breakfast in the morning is very important. Not only does it help you have energy and be more productive; it’s also good for your metabolism! Research shows that eating the right breakfast foods can burn up to 300 calories or more. To put yourself on the path to weight loss success, choose [...]

4 11, 2021

Best Home Option: Apartments vs. Townhome vs. Single-Family Homes

By | 2021-10-30T15:38:53-04:00 November 4, 2021|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Should you be looking for a new place to live, you've got plenty of decisions to make. Perhaps the most important will be whether you want an apartment, townhome, or a traditional single-family home as your new address. Like anything else you are contemplating purchasing, each has its own pros and cons. There's lots to [...]

2 11, 2021

A Mindful Morning Routine for a Happy Family and Happier Self

By | 2021-10-30T15:39:32-04:00 November 2, 2021|Family|3 Comments

Families are occupied with a variety of divergent commitments. Unfortunately, it leaves us with little quality time to spend together. While my kids are in school, my husband and I have full-time day jobs that keep us glued to our workstations throughout the week. Post-work, too, our responsibilities and duties seem never-ending! Not surprisingly, a [...]

28 10, 2021

5 Things To Budget for When Considering Buying a New Car

By | 2021-10-22T17:31:15-04:00 October 28, 2021|Money|0 Comments

Buying a new car is something most people dream about. It's important that you carefully consider your decision before signing the papers. Specifically, you’ll want to make sure that you can afford whatever vehicle you’re looking into buying. This involves more than just looking at the sticker price. In addition to the actual price of [...]

26 10, 2021

How to Set Your Child Up for Financial Success

By | 2021-10-22T17:08:51-04:00 October 26, 2021|Money|0 Comments

Like all parents, you desire the greatest future for your children. This does not imply that you want children to have the most fashionable clothing, the most up-to-date toys, or the trendiest electronics. Most likely, you wish to keep them safe and secure. You want to establish a foundation for them to build on for [...]

21 10, 2021

Best Eyeglass Frame Shapes for Your Face Shape

By | 2021-10-15T16:54:06-04:00 October 21, 2021|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Just like the clothes you wear, your eyeglass frames also do much to reflect your personality. They help you look as stylish as possible. When you're in the process of selecting frames, you may be giving little thought to which eyeglass frame shapes are best for your face shape. Best Eyeglass Frame Shapes for Your [...]

19 10, 2021

5 Indoor Gardening Tips for Plants

By | 2021-10-15T16:01:56-04:00 October 19, 2021|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Plants and pets are always a delight to have at home. They bring so much happiness, bliss, and liveliness to a house. Houseplants add a touch of greenery to house décor. They also help cultivate a love for indoor gardening and promote it as a new hobby. Films starring plants are finding their way into [...]

14 10, 2021

5 Hacks for Applying Nail Paint

By | 2021-10-09T21:13:55-04:00 October 14, 2021|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Women like to look appealing to make a powerful visual impact on others. Getting a manicure is a significant part of grooming as it makes your nail look amazing. Most people feel getting a manicure only contributes to beautifying a person. Painting your nails and massaging them can also enhance nail health. It is a [...]

12 10, 2021

5 Easy Ways To Invest In Property Without Using A Cent Of Your Own Money

By | 2021-10-09T21:14:45-04:00 October 12, 2021|Money|0 Comments

Think you need to save up money to start a property portfolio? The truth is you don’t need to use your own money at all. That’s right, you can invest without having to touch your savings. Traditional lenders, like a bank or credit union, require a down payment. This is typically 20% or more of [...]

7 10, 2021

Is Now A Good Time To Buy A New Home?

By | 2021-10-02T17:25:18-04:00 October 7, 2021|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Is Now A Good Time To Buy A New Home?

Should you be buying a new house right now? There are multiple things to consider before starting your search for a new home.

5 10, 2021

Have a Healthy Thanksgiving by Being Mindful of What You Eat

By | 2021-10-02T17:26:00-04:00 October 5, 2021|Food|Comments Off on Have a Healthy Thanksgiving by Being Mindful of What You Eat

Have a healthier Thanksgiving day when you make better choices about what you consume, and when you consume it.

5 07, 2021

NovemberSunflower.com’s Summer Hiatus

By | 2021-08-27T09:10:34-04:00 July 5, 2021|Family|Comments Off on NovemberSunflower.com’s Summer Hiatus

It's time to take a bit of a breather, so I can focus on my family and new projects I've put on the back burner for far too long.

30 06, 2021

5 dad gift ideas he’ll love

By | 2021-06-23T15:27:34-04:00 June 30, 2021|Shopping In-store & Online|Comments Off on 5 dad gift ideas he’ll love

Skip the tie for dad, and consider getting a unique gift for your dad on his next birthday, or holiday.

28 06, 2021

Include your children on the hunt for a new home

By | 2021-06-22T18:53:31-04:00 June 28, 2021|Family|Comments Off on Include your children on the hunt for a new home

Moving isn't just stressful for adults. Your kids will most likely experience stress, anxiety and general uneasiness. There's a way to help ease the frustration and stress - find out how.

23 06, 2021

7 must have items for your 4th of July celebration

By | 2021-06-23T11:17:48-04:00 June 23, 2021|Lifestyle|Comments Off on 7 must have items for your 4th of July celebration

My favorite holiday is 4th of July! It's a perfect holiday. No gifts exchanges, but you get to hang with friends, family and eat like there's no tomorrow. Is there anything better? Oh yes, add a little liquid adult beverage, and your red, white, and blue to your 4th of July celebration becomes just a [...]

21 06, 2021

4 Signs Your Family Home Needs an Upgrade

By | 2021-06-19T13:27:54-04:00 June 21, 2021|Lifestyle|Comments Off on 4 Signs Your Family Home Needs an Upgrade

Even if you love your home, it'll end up needing upgrades at some point. Here's 4 telltale signs your family home needs an upgrade.

20 06, 2021

Long Island Summer Activities free in 2021

By | 2021-07-03T18:33:23-04:00 June 20, 2021|Long Island|Comments Off on Long Island Summer Activities free in 2021

Long Island summers are always packed with free movies, concerts and family events and activities. Now that New York is opened back up during a pandemic, we're happy to share many of the freebies happening in 2021.

16 06, 2021

Seven perfect gifts for dads

By | 2021-06-16T08:10:26-04:00 June 16, 2021|Family|Comments Off on Seven perfect gifts for dads

Got the father who never likes the gifts he gets for father's day? Join the club. Check out 7 perfect gifts for dads to impress this Dad's Day!

14 06, 2021

Relax With Do-It-Yourself Summer Drinks

By | 2021-06-11T08:59:18-04:00 June 14, 2021|Food|Comments Off on Relax With Do-It-Yourself Summer Drinks

Summer's almost here! Everyone's looking forward to entertaining friends & family this year. Time to stockpile summer drink recipes.

9 06, 2021

5 Great Money-Saving Tips for Traveling on a Budget

By | 2021-06-04T20:14:26-04:00 June 9, 2021|Travel|Comments Off on 5 Great Money-Saving Tips for Traveling on a Budget

Tips and tricks to help travel on a budget, so you can travel more often and always have tons of fun whilst away.

7 06, 2021

4 Family Medical Resources to Consider

By | 2021-06-04T19:52:04-04:00 June 7, 2021|Family|Comments Off on 4 Family Medical Resources to Consider

Keeping your family safe and illness-free isn't easy. However, it's easier when you keep four important medical resources in mind.

2 06, 2021

How Using the Right Storage Options Can Help Declutter Your Home

By | 2021-05-28T17:26:56-04:00 June 2, 2021|Lifestyle|Comments Off on How Using the Right Storage Options Can Help Declutter Your Home

When you have the right storage options and tools, it's a lot easier to declutter your home and organize what's left after removing clutter.