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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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100 Happy Birthday Messages That Will Make Everyone Smile

From sentimental to chuckle-inducing, these birthday wishes are perfect for everyone in your life

74 Birthday Puns for the Ages

Need a hilarious sign-off at the bottom of a birthday card? We have the perfect puns for you!


100 Things Turning 100 in 2022

It’s a big deal to celebrate such a big number, and we should know, because Reader’s Digest is turning 100...



Why September Is the Most Popular Month for Birthdays

Nine of the ten most common birthdays are in September. Is yours one of them?

Why Do We Eat Birthday Cake?

Hint: It has to do with the Ancient Greeks!


60 Funny Birthday Quotes Perfect for Cards

Look no further for hilariously perfect quotes for birthday cards.

Why My Quarantine Birthday Was Actually One of the Best Ever

I was dreading my quarantine birthday. How would I celebrate my milestone year sans party, cake, and gifts?


If You Were Born In Summer, This Is What We Know About You

Astrology may be a matter of belief, but there are scientific studies that link birth season to personality and health...


Can You Guess How Many Living People Share Your Birthday?

When people add "And many more..." to the end of "Happy Birthday," they aren't kidding.

These Are the Luckiest Days of the Year to Do Everything, According to Numerology

Numerology predicts many life events, believers say. When will good fortune come your way?


7 Crazy, Fun Cakes You Can Make

Chocolate and vanilla cakes are great, but sometimes you want to have a little more fun with your frosting and...