From shopping for everyone on your list to getting your place ready for the annual Christmas party, the holidays can be chaotic. Here's how to grab that precious moment to yourself.
With ten love stories, an all-star ensemble and several swoon-worthy onscreen moments of characters declaring their love for each other, watching this romantic classic is the perfect way to get into the spirit of the holiday season.
Plan traffic patterns, wash the dishes and pans as you go and more ways to entertain in your tiny space.
I remember my first holiday without my children. It was no fa la la. I was accompanying my daughter to her dad's apartment a few days in advance of the holiday -- he had custody that first Christmas -- when my daughter asked me to wait at his door. The door swung open slowly and as I glanced inside, the view simultaneously quieted me and slapped me hard. I saw a couple of pieces of furniture and an aluminum silver Christmas tree in the living room. The tree was sparsely decorated. I saw it had no tree skirt. It looked like a haphaza
We've rounded up some of our favorite DIY ideas for the holiday season.
As the holidays near, the hustle and bustle kicks into full gear. It's easy to let our relationships take a back seat around the holidays, but instead, why not work on cultivating your bond? Cozying up to the fire together never looked so good.
In society, Christmas begins earlier and earlier. In fact, it often starts before Advent even begins. In religious tradition, it actually starts on Christmas day and continues to be observed for twelve days until Epiphany (January 6th). This is also a time when children are often off from school which can lead to added stress in families. Here are twelve video clips that you can watch with your children during this time. As you do, you and your child(ren) will explore different aspects of the Christian meaning behin
Apart from being many families' new favorite Christmas tradition, the Elf on the Shelf is also a multi-million dollar industry. But not everyone loves the Elf, myself included. In fact, it seems there's been a bit of an elphin backlash this year. Here's why...
Can't wait to find out what's under the Christmas tree? Neither could these dogs, cats, elephants, and other animals. They were good all year, so they couldn't wait to see what Santa brought. And these funny videos of them opening presents are the gift that keeps on giving.
You know him better than anyone else, so why is so hard to figure out what he wants for the holidays?! Never fear; let us be your personal shoppers. We've zeroed in on nine of the most specific types of guys — from sports fans to sartorialists — and picked presents that will bring joy to your boyfriend's world, whether he's been naughty or nice.
By GalTime Writer, Kelly Rouba, for GalTime.com ‘Tis the season for giving and some men sure know how to spoil their ladies! GalTime asked readers to share what they felt was the best gift a man ever gave them. Some of the responses from these lucky ladies might blow you away and some may even move you to tears.
Do you have room in your life for a man? You may say you want to find love, but that’s not always the full story.There are some simple things to look at which can reveal your emotional state as "open and ready" or "not quite there yet". See if any of these signs provide clues to your situation.
While all of the cheer and good will can be exciting, the holiday season can certainly be stressful, too. Between the exhausting schedule of holiday parties and the confusion of gift-giving etiquette, December festivities can feel like quite a burden. Add to that a new relationship, and you can easily find yourself screaming “BAH HUMBUG” instead of humming along to “It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year.”
The traditions, the families, the expectations, the disappointments. If you are facing your first (or second, or … ) holiday season after a separation or divorce, all of these challenges get magnified — and the joy can often seem elusive.