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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Make These 12 New Year’s Resolutions for a Happier Relationship

New Year's resolutions don't have to just be about yourself. Making resolutions with your partner can help strengthen your bond...

15 Subtle Ways to Add Sparkle to Your New Year’s Outfit

Ring in the New Year with some glitz and glam (without looking like a disco ball).

11 Resolutions to Make You Stand Out at Work

Doing "fine" won't get you fired, but it won't get you promoted either. Find career success by making these little changes in...

8 Chinese New Year Traditions We Can All Celebrate

Chinese New Year customs can bring a welcome sense of renewal to a seemingly endless winter.

20 Reasons Why 2014 Will Be Better for Us All

Optimism is Reader's Digest's middle name, so we reached out to thought leaders, authors, and experts in various fields to...

Infographic: Learn More About Wine

There's more to finding the right wine than choosing a white or a red. But moving past that simple distinction...

New Year Plan: Budget Better with Mvelopes

Between the gifts, party outfits, and festive nights out, the holidays can pass in a frenzied blur of green (and...

6 New Year’s Resolutions for Saving Money

1. Divvy up any unexpected income When you have a windfall — a bonus, gift, or extra cash for extra

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Wholesome Hangover Helpers

Take a pass on hair-of-the-dog and ease the pain with these healthy cures.

Posh Popcorn

Hot buttered popcorn becomes sublime when paired with a fizzy glass of sparkling wine.

Spiced Hibiscus Granita

Inspired by a punch from Trinidad this frozen granita is just the thing for a light end to a meal.

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Warm Lentil and Roasted Pepper Salad

[quicklook-recipe prep_time=”45 min” cook_time=”35 min” serves=”4″ details=”” ] Health experts say everyone should routinely include vegetarian meals in their diets

Wouldn’t It Be Great If…

Seven New Year's resolutions for America -- some lighthearted, some dead serious.