December 22, 2011 RSS feed / Features

Significance Of Midnight Mass

Christmas is one of the most celebrated dates on the Christian calendar. More...

Origins Of A Holiday Staple

The thick, spiced drink we know as eggnog has become synonymous with the holidays. It is so linked with the Christmas season that a person may be hard-pressed to find it sold in the supermarket any other time of the year. More...

Holiday Safety For Pets

While people are ho-hoho ing and hustling and bustling, pets may not be as enamored with the holiday season as their human counterparts. More...

New Twists On Holiday Dessert Favorites

Getting your family to eat right doesn’t mean forcing them to skip dessert or forego favorite cakes and cookies. You just need to learn to prepare those sweets in better ways. More...

Getting Married During The Holidays

Although prime wedding season runs from May through October, many brides- and grooms-to-be choose to tie the knot during the winter, with the holidays providing a popular backdrop to the wedding festivities. More...

Make The Holiday Season Sparkle Even More

The holidays are a festive time of year when people come together to socialize and recall good times shared through the years. At the heart of the holidays are moments for endless entertaining. More...

How To Accommodate Overnight Holiday Guests

Thousands of people travel far and wide to visit family and friends for the holidays. Chances are many holiday hosts and hostesses will open their homes to overnight guests. More...

Finding A Perfect Gift For The Person Who Has Everything

Holiday shoppers know all too well about the endless and often exhausting search for the perfect holiday gift. More...

Last-minute Shopping For The Holidays

It's December 22 and you've just barely made it through half of your holiday shopping list. The panic may have set in that you just don't have enough time to get everything done. More...

Christmas Cards

Sending out Christmas greetings is a tradition that is still common today. Have you ever wondered just how many cards are sent across the country? More...

Six Strategies For Tranquil Holiday Travel

Traveling during the holiday season is a mixed blessing. More...

Celebrating The Season Of Epiphany

Celebrants of the Christian faith and Eastern orthodox Christian religion may want to wait a few days after Christmas to start packing away their decorations and cease celebrating the holiday season. More...

Last Minute Holiday Shopping Tips

Nearly everyone has a last minute holiday shopping horror story to tell. More...

What To Do With All Those Holiday Leftovers

The food cooked during the holidays is often enough to feed an army. More...

Christmas Traditions Around The Globe

Families across the globe cherish their Christmas traditions. Customs may be unique to every family, but many countries boast their own unique traditions as well. More...

8 Ways To Create New Holiday Traditions

Much of what makes the holiday season so special is the traditions that people hold dear. More...