Christmas

From unique, affordable gift ideas to delicious holiday recipes, your Christmas planning starts here.

Holiday Spirit: Top Tips For Charitable Giving
Holiday Spirit: Top Tips For Charitable Giving

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, stories of giving are already making headlines, and those… >>

What to Buy Your Favorite Jedi This Christmas
What to Buy Your Favorite Jedi This Christmas

There’s a museum for just about everything. If you like your wire as barbed as your wit, check… >>

VIDEO: Store Your Christmas Ornaments Like a Pro
VIDEO: Store Your Christmas Ornaments Like a Pro

Keep your ornaments safe and organized for many years to come with these fast, affordable storage… >>

VIDEO: Holiday Centerpiece Ideas for $10 or Less
VIDEO: Holiday Centerpiece Ideas for $10 or Less

This holiday season, use nature’s bounty and these charming, easy ideas to create a stylish… >>

Do-It-Yourself Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas
Do-It-Yourself Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas

Cathie Filian, creator and cohost of DIY’s Creative Juice, shares her tricks for crafting unique… >>

Christmas Stories: The Gold and Ivory Tablecloth
Christmas Stories: The Gold and Ivory Tablecloth

A pastor’s impulsive purchase leads to an incredible reunion. Coincidence—or divine guidance?… >>

Homemade Gifts for Everyone on Your List
Homemade Gifts for Everyone on Your List

This holiday season, make these easy, personalized handmade gifts for your loved ones. >>

Top Tips for Affordable Holiday Lighting
Top Tips for Affordable Holiday Lighting

Swap plain light bulbs for colored ones. Warm colors give a flattering soft glow to a room, while… >>

The 9 Best Tips for Christmas Ornament Storage
The 9 Best Tips for Christmas Ornament Storage

Keep your ornaments safe and organized for many years to come with these fast, affordable storage… >>

How to Set An Elegant Holiday Table—for Less
How to Set An Elegant Holiday Table—for Less

Host your family and friends in style with these smart, budget, table-setting ideas. >>

6 Pretty Ideas for Decorating Christmas Cookies
6 Pretty Ideas for Decorating Christmas Cookies

From glazing to stenciling, try these unique ideas and recipes to add a festive touch to decorate… >>

7 Last-Minute Christmas Centerpieces
7 Last-Minute Christmas Centerpieces

When it comes to fast and easy time-savers like these stunning table trims, holiday hosts and… >>

This Holiday, Give a Heifer and Change a Life
This Holiday, Give a Heifer and Change a Life

Here's a whole new twist on gift-giving and charitable donations. Instead of buying sweaters or… >>

10 Grocery Sales You Didn't Know to Look for at Thanksgiving, Christmas
10 Grocery Sales You Didn’t Know to Look for at Thanksgiving, Christmas

The grocery store is where the real holiday deals are! >>

13 Funny Jokes for the Holidays
13 Funny Jokes for the Holidays

'Tis the season to celebrate funny Christmas, Hanukkah, and holiday moments. >>

Fast Finishing Touches for Food
Fast Finishing Touches for Food

It's all in the food presentation: These simple finishing touches can transform basic dishes into… >>

Holiday Stories: The Gift of Possibility
Holiday Stories: The Gift of Possibility

It was Christmas in Boston. Everyone, it seemed, was accompanied by someone else smiling or… >>

Holiday Stories: All I'm Asking For
Holiday Stories: All I’m Asking For

Rick Bragg reflects on Christmas as a boy, a seesaw of gloom and glee. As an adult, however, he… >>

Holiday Stories: Some Assembly Required
Holiday Stories: Some Assembly Required

A father ponders what it means to assemble a Barbie Townhouse, and shares a fond memory of his… >>

Holiday Stories: Sharing the Sweetness
Holiday Stories: Sharing the Sweetness

As hard as you try to break with family tradition, your heart remains at home on the holidays. >>