Holidays

Sure, they roll around at the same time every year, but somehow it’s still easy to be caught off-guard. Never again! Whether you’re planning ahead or at the very last minute, these handy holiday guides will help you make the most of your celebrations all year long.

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    Dear Mom: The Words We Wish Mom Could Hear

    In honor of Mother's Day, we asked readers, What would you tell your mother if you could?


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    How to Make the Royal Wedding Cake

    Prince William and Kate Middleton will be serving two wedding cakes to guests tomorrow afternoon at their Buckingham Palace reception.


    Celebrate National Park Week

    Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas There has perhaps never been a better time to explore America’s stunning and diverse national


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    The Best (and Funniest) Relationship Advice Dad Ever Gave Me

    1. Marry an ugly man. Because if he ever leaves you, at least you won’t feel bad since, you know,


    13 Ways to Cook With Beer

    1. For tastier corned beef and cabbage, add half a bottle of brown beer to the pot in which the


    30 Thank-You Gifts to Show Your Gratitude

    Show your appreciation for all they’ve done with thoughtful thank-you gifts they’ll truly love.


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    10 Reasons to Love Our Country

    Best Green Speed Demon “Life is short. Race hard. Live green.” Leilani Münter’s motto sets her apart from the race-car


    10 Unknown and Wacky May Holidays

    You know Cinco de Mayo and Memorial Day, but have you heard of Limerick Day or Root Canal Appreciation Day?...

    7 Almond-Flavored Desserts for the Holidays and Beyond

    From our friends at McCormick®:This holiday season incorporate an unexpected and unbeatable flavor – McCormick®’s Pure Almond Extract. This high...


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    The Great Gift Guide Sweepstakes Prizes

    The Guitar Collection For the casual air-guitarist or a true scholar of the instrument: a 20-pound oversized book of 150


    What Are the 12 Days of Christmas and What Do They Mean?

    The song has probably gotten stuck in your head a whole bunch, but have you given any thought to the...


    Veteran’s Day or Veterans Day: Which Is It?

    Or Veterans' Day, for that matter? On November 11, our country will honor veterans current and past. The only question: To...



    If You See a Blue Halloween Bucket During Trick or Treat, This Is What It Means

    Just a bit of knowledge and kindness can go a long way for some kids on Halloween. Here's what to...


    80 Powerful Black History Month Quotes That Will Inspire You and Move You

    Learning about Black History Month can be inspirational, and the quotes below are sure to move and motivate you.


    41 Best Gifts for Coffee Lovers, from Beans to Brewers

    Here's the buzz on gifts for coffee lovers that are sure to get your favorite java junkie out of bed...

    Trick or Treat! You Need to Learn These 55 Corny Halloween Jokes

    Need to tickle a skeleton’s funny bone? Try one of these.


    70+ Funny Gag Gifts That Can Get Anyone Laughing

    It’s better to give than to receive—especially when it comes to these gag gifts. They’re super affordable, but the reactions...


    62 Great Gifts for Your Boyfriend at Every Stage of the Relationship

    When it comes to best gifts for your boyfriend, we've got you covered whether you've been together for six months...