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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      Strawberry Pavlova

      Try this recipe for a stunning way to celebrate Valentine's Day.

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      Ruby-Red Strawberry Sauce

      [quicklook-recipe prep_time=”5 min” cook_time=”10 min” serves=”” details=”” ] This recipe offers a quick way to make any Valentine’s dessert special.

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      Cupid’s Breadsticks

      [quicklook-recipe prep_time=”10 min” cook_time=”15 min” serves=”” details=”” ] Taste of Home‘s Test Kitchen home economists encourage you to play with

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      Chocolate as Medicine?

      Don't feel guilty about indulging in chocolate. It may actually be good for you!

      Timetable for Your Hanukkah Dinner

      Follow this plan and your Hanukkah dinner will be a breeze.

      Wouldn’t It Be Great If…

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

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      Asparagus Veal Cordon Bleu

      Here's an idea for a main dish to serve on Valentine's Day or any other special celebration.

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

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

      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...

      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...

      61 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...

      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...

      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...

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      30 Festive Christmas Cartoons to Watch This Holiday

      The weather outside is frightful, so why not stay inside with these Christmas cartoons?

      120 Christmas Movie Trivia Questions (with Answers) to Test Your Festive Film IQ

      Think you know your holiday films? Test your knowledge with these Christmas movie trivia questions—they're not as easy as you...

      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...

      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.