Try these safer and healthier ways to celebrate a non-drinking New Year's Eve.
If the new year’s resolutions you’ve made already sound unrealistic, here are some new ones that you’ll actually be inspired to keep.
Before you settle for a Christmas tree collection service, consider one of these ways to repurpose and recycle your tree.
From Thanksgiving to New Year's and beyond, it can be difficult to stick to any diet and exercise plan with plates of holiday goodies floating around. But not to worry. It is possible to cheat and not pay for it later.
Christmas is filled with special get-togethers. Make yours extra-special with a signature holiday cocktail that adds to the joy of the season.
Christmas is nigh! That said, we have a few tips to make the season a little more hassle free.
While Santa is busy speeding around the globe in his sleigh, millions of families will gather around the table and feast on delicious Christmas dinners.
Along the New Jersey waterfront, a small family gathers for a big holiday feast.
The holidays are all about opening your doors and welcoming friends and family. But along with hostess gifts, your guests may also bring sniffle-causing viruses and colds.
While your days may be merry and bright this season, they may also be expensive. Here's how to throw a party this season for under $99.
If you're feeling passive-aggressive and would rather give a gift that says "I don't really like you" rather than actually blurting it out after one too many brandy-spiked eggnogs, let these godawful gadgets do the talking.
It may be time to reach for your holiday survival beauty kit. Here are the seven things you should always have in it.
Be it hitting holiday sales or getting all of that shopping done online, there’s one family member you may be forgetting to buy for: Your furry friend.
Here are seven holiday activities to slow down and make the morning more magical and memorable for both you and your children.
The holidays can be a time of sadness and grief for those who have lost a loved one, but there are things people can do to ease those feelings, an expert advises.
Creating a white winter wonderland in your home to celebrate the holiday season can add a sparkle to this festive time of year.
With so much going on over the holidays, it’s important to take time out to give yourself a break.
Nothing beats the taste of warm, buttery cookies just plucked from the oven.
The holiday shopping season is in full swing. But what are we shopping for? Google knows!
The most important prep step? Plan ahead.
As it's been doing every year since 1955, the North American Aerospace Defense Command, better known as NORAD, will be tracking Santa's progress on Christmas Eve as he makes his way around the world delivering gifts, eating mince pies, and knocking back copious amounts of sherry.
‘Tis the seasons for getting monster deals online. But just because Cyber Monday lacks the threat of being trampled to death by a hoard of penny pinchers doesn't mean you're safe.
This may be the most wonderful time of the year. But the holiday season also can be one of the costliest.
When it comes to staying organized over the holidays, being realistic instead of holding yourself to some fictional standard goes a long way toward staying sane during December.
Can you get all of your holiday shopping done in one day? Sure, if you follow a few key steps.
Thanksgiving is a time of travel, but one expert warns that sleep deprivation and darkness can cause drivers to become sleepy even though they believe they're alert.
A big part of having a happy and healthy Thanksgiving is making sure you correctly thaw, clean, cook and store the turkey, an expert says.
With the following turkey tips, you’ll serve up a perfectly juicy bird -- sure to impress for many holidays to come.
You love the LBD because it’s classic, slimming and will never go out of style -- but that doesn’t mean you shouldn't add new twist when you wear it.
The upcoming holiday is not just about the parades, football games, or all the turkey you can eat. It's about spending time with friends and loved ones and having fun, in real life rather than on the Web.
Traveling long distances in cars and planes over the holidays could put you at risk for deep vein thrombosis -- potentially deadly blood clots in the deep veins of the lower legs and thighs, an expert says.
Sure, some tots will play a board game quietly in the corner, but if you’ve got a crew with a bit more energy, read on for Thanksgiving craft ideas to keep them occupied this holiday season.
Sure, the turkey is typically the star of Thanksgiving dinner. But it’s really the side dishes that make or break the meal.
Midwestern classics and a chef's sensibility come together on the holiday table.
There’s nothing like gathering with loved ones around a bountiful holiday table to make us count our blessings. But giving thanks shouldn’t be something we only practice once a year.
To cut the stress out of Thanksgiving Day, streamline your meal planning.
Before you decide how you're going to cook your turkey, you need to decide what kind of turkey you're going to cook.
Here are three holiday favorite foods that get an undeserved bad rap.
A festive party calls for a little more makeup than your everyday swipe of lip gloss, and it’s surprisingly easy to liven up your look and still be out the door in a flash.
Most of us look forward to all the goodies the holidays have to offer, but no one celebrates those extra few pounds at the end of the season.
You may not have observed Kwanzaa before, but this tribute to community pride is a wonderful way to bring your family together in a celebration of African-American family, community, history and culture.
Holidays seem to go hand in hand with plenty of food and drinks, but there are ways to prevent holiday weight gain.
There's a wide world of ways to wrap a present.
Bring this sweet treat to a holiday potluck or party, and just smile enigmatically when the other guests assume you spent hours over the stove.
This sophisticated take on the classic Christmas fruitcake is far from a punchline. Sweet, spiced, and dense, with a bright rum glaze, it's a perfect holiday treat for giving as a gift — or for keeping to yourself.
Hosting a secret Santa party is easy with a little preparation. Here's what you need to do to lay the foundation for a great secret Santa exchange.
Holiday decorating goes through fashions and styles, and the tree you remember as if it was yesterday has become today's vintage look.
It may not be traditional, but if you like a crispy, golden-brown exterior and a soft, fluffy interior, this latke is for you.
You need to start this recipe the day before you plan on serving it, but it's well worth the wait.
Here are the top reasons for winter weight gain and what you can do to avoid them.
Thanksgiving is a coming together of one cook's favorite Eastern Shore traditions, and a celebration of the local foods that have fed the people of this peninsula for generations.
Pumpkin pie is an American original.
Making something new out of something old is a great way to teach your kids about the power of recycling.
The joyous occasion of celebrating the New Year with friends and family can sometimes be a messy affair.
New Year's Eve traditions have been observed by the world over with many traditions embraced globally and many still country-bound.
Everyone likes to receive a brightly wrapped present for the holidays, but after the decorative paper comes off, what can you do to repurpose the sparkly stuff?
The Christmas cleanup is never fun, but it can be easy and green! Here are some tips that will help you find new purposes for things you probably considered tossing in the garbage!
Tis the season... for gift cards. If you received one you don't want to use, there are ways to turn it into either one you want or into cold hard cash.