'Tis the season, so it's time to deck your halls and get in the Christmas spirit. The festive season is wonderful for a whole range of reasons, but we want to talk about Christmas parties. From boozy adults-only affairs to jolly family gatherings, Christmas parties are an awesome way for the important people in your life to join together and celebrate.
The holidays are here, and what better way to get in the Christmas spirit than by putting up the tree, stringing up the lights, and hanging up the stockings? If you don’t have any of these items ready and raring to go yet, that’s okay. There’s still plenty of time to get your home ready for the holidays.
Finding the perfect holiday gift is always a bit stressful, but when you’re shopping for the person who has everything, it can start to seem like mission impossible. But that doesn’t mean you have to settle for yet another gift card. There are quite a few can’t-miss items that your loved one may not necessarily need but will definitely appreciate unwrapping this holiday season.
Have you been in the market for a small kitchen appliance that will help cut down on the time you spend preparing meals? If so, the Instant Pot Duo 6 Quart 7-in-1 Multi-Use is the appliance for you, and Cyber Monday is the time to grab a great deal. The special price is just $69.95, which is an unbeatable value that will save you time and money – not to mention counter space.
The digital age is an exciting time to be alive — we’ve reached the point where, with the right tech, we can access practically any information we want and personalize our lives to an unprecedented degree. But for those who didn’t grow up with technology, adapting can be challenging: most of us have a grandparent who could use some help working with gadgets, and they often aren’t sure what devices to buy.
Your dog is your best buddy who goes everywhere with you — even on road trips! Whether you're moving across the country or simply going on vacation and don't want to leave your four-legged friend behind, you'll need to plan your journey carefully with your dog in tow.
Whether it’s nonstop automated calls, spam emails with get-rich-quick schemes, or the latest corporate data breach, hackers and threats to our information security are everywhere. At this point, you can almost guarantee that multiple attempts have been made to infiltrate your accounts and information, and those attacks aren’t slowing down anytime soon.
Everyone knows that Black Friday is one of the best days of the year to get great deals at just about every store. But Cyber Monday is becoming perhaps the more popular retail event for consumers who want to get their holiday shopping done early – and snag some of the lowest prices available all year. Here is everything you need to know about Cyber Monday, and how to take advantage of its many benefits.
Thanksgiving is almost here, which means that two of the biggest shopping days of the year – Black Friday and Cyber Monday – are almost here as well. But when they arrive, will you be ready? With so many companies now participating, it’s easy to get lost in thousands of products that will be on sale.
Once Turkey Day is over and the leftovers are safely stored in the refrigerator, the holiday shopping season begins. Whether you plan to wake up early and hit the stores or do all your Black Friday shopping online, a solid strategy can make or break your day. Even if this isn’t your first rodeo, it helps to have a refresher on how to survive two of the busiest shopping days of the year: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Before you begin shopping, review this handy checklist of do’s and don’ts so that the first weekend of the holiday season will be a success.
There’s at least one every year – that toy at the top of lots of kids’ wish lists that they dream about finding under the tree. Usually these toys are hard to find if you wait too to buy it (or rely on the old man in the suit to bring it). And, to make your shopping even more adventurous, some toys are found exclusively at one store.
No day causes more stress for vegans than Thanksgiving. While being vegan is easier than ever, with a cornucopia of food options at restaurants and grocery stores around the country, being a vegan on Thanksgiving can be overwhelmingly stressful.
Whether it’s an upcoming birthday, the holiday season, or a housewarming gift, it isn’t always easy to figure out what the right gift is for the person you have in mind. Would they like something their whole family can enjoy or something unique to their tastes?
There are lots of good reasons to spend a little time shopping this weekend. Maybe you need a few new items for your home to help you prepare for holiday gatherings. Or perhaps you like the idea of checking off some names on your Christmas wish list. Another great idea is to treat yourself to an unbeatable deal.
It’s hard to believe November is already here. And this year many online retailers are celebrating by kicking off Black Friday deals well before the actual day, November 23. We’ll be tracking the best holiday deals all season long so you don’t have to, and these are our favorites from Walmart that just went live. If your gift list is set (or you have no idea where to start), it’s smart to start taking advantage of low prices now while everything is still in stock, too. Walmart’s current sale spans all categories, but we found especially great deals in kitchen, toys, and personal care.
If you have stockings hanging on your mantle, you aren’t alone. But you may not realize that the tradition has a story behind it. According to folklore, a penniless father had his daughters’ stockings hanging on the fireplace to dry when Saint Nicholas arrived for a visit. The generous bishop placed gold coins in each of the stocking, providing the dowry the daughters needed to marry.
We’ve all seen the stereotypical image of a student handing a teacher an apple on the first day of school. But as tasty as apples can be, there are plenty of other ways to show your appreciation for a teacher’s hard work. The holiday season is the perfect time to be creative with your gift choices, but with an unlimited supply of items to choose from, it can feel a little overwhelming.
Video game publishers love to release games in the months leading up to the holiday season with the hopes that they’ll end up under the tree that year, and with so many options available, picking out the best games to give your favorite gamer can be a real challenge. When we’re in the market for video games that would be an excellent gift, we focus on how quickly users can understand the core mechanics, if the game will receive additional content and support in the future, and above all else, how much fun it is.
Are you counting down the days until Black Friday so you can jump at some money-saving bargains and start checking names off your holiday gift list? The Friday after Thanksgiving is always an exciting shopping day, but you don't have to wait until Nov. 23 to find amazing deals.
As a parent, you are your child’s first teacher. However, most parents pass the baton on to a certified teacher at a preschool or elementary school at some point. In the U.S., there is no standardized preschool for children, so the challenge of finding the right preschool falls squarely on the shoulders of parents. Here are some things to consider as you search for a preschool for your little one.
Even though it's only the second weekend of November, it's a good time to think about your Christmas toy shopping list. After all, you don't want to take the chance of missing out on a toy that your child has his heart set on, or a bargain price that will save you some money that you can put toward other gifts you will be purchasing this holiday shopping season.