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  • How Do Other Countries Celebrate New Year’s? It Can Get … A Little Weird

    Out with the old, in with the new. That’s the prevailing theme when it comes to celebrating the new year. However, despite thematic similarities, countries around the world don’t usher in the New Year with fireworks and a slowly-descending ball. If this list teaches you anything, it’s that traditions can get weird. Here are 10 […] More

  • Auld Lang Syne: Three Quick Facts About New Year’s Eve

    No matter what you’ve done through the year, you simply cannot wait for New Year’s Eve. The introduction of a new year gives you a clean slate. While you get ready to make a toast, we bring to you a few tidbits about the biggest time of the year. The Early Bird Gets The Worm […] More

  • Silent Night: When History’s Ugliest War Was Put On Hold For The Holidays

    On a cool December morning over a century ago, in the midst of one of history’s most brutal wars, something magical happened. Thousands of British, French, Belgian, and German soldiers ceased fire without having any specific instruction to do so. For two days, they abandoned their weapons and their nationalistic impulses, instead choosing to eat, […] More

  • 10 Of The Laziest Christmas Light Displays We’ve Ever Seen

    Each year, millions of people hang Christmas lights on their homes. Some do an outstanding job, while others clearly phone it in. Regardless of how much you love the holiday season, sometimes hanging Christmas light is more of a hassle than it’s worth. Here are 10 of the laziest Christmas light decorations you’ll ever see. […] More

  • Here Are Some Good, Last-Minute DIY Stocking Stuffers You Can Make For Cheap

    Looking for some unique last-minute gift ideas for your loved ones? Look to their Christmas stockings, and plan to fill them with inspired homemade presents. Everyone loves a gift that comes from the heart, and making something cool and different will make for a memorable holiday. Check out some of these great and simple ideas […] More

  • How To Wrap Christmas Presents Like A Christmas God

    If opening presents is the best part of Christmas, then wrapping presents has got to be one of the worst parts. It’s a chore, but it does not have to be nearly as terrible as it has been in the past. It doesn’t matter if you’re all thumbs and hate dressing up gifts – this […] More

  • Hanukkah For Dummies: Here’s How To Explain It To Your Non-Jewish Friends

    Many non-Jewish folks out there are unfamiliar with Hanukkah and have no idea what makes it different than the average Christmas celebration. While it does take place around the same time of year as Christmas, it’s actually very different. Let’s take a look at the basics! Hanukkah Has Nothing To Do With The Birth Of […] More

  • 10 Things About Hanukkah Only Your Jewish Friends Will Understand

    Hanukkah is a holiday that celebrates the liberation of Jerusalem. While many people already learned this in school, a lot of very important details got lost in the shuffle. We bring to you 10 interesting facts surrounding this amazing celebration of life. Just how important was this holiday at first anyway?   1. The Rise Of Hanukkah […] More

  • 15 Amazing Movie-Inspired Costumes For Halloween This Year

    Halloween is around the corner, and for those movie buffs out there, the struggle to find the perfect costume can be a bit challenging. With so many great films to choose from, we’ve decided to bring you 15 costumes that will make you the ultimate star of the town. More

  • The Surprising Origins Of 10 Thanksgiving Traditions

    Thanksgiving is infamous for unusually large portions of turkey, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie. However, Thanksgiving is also known for a handful of other traditions, some that began having absolutely nothing to do with the holiday itself. What are these strange Thanksgiving customs, and how did they come to be?  More