“I need to touch things and see them myself,” says my friend Phyllis about the prospect of shopping online rather than dealing with the crowds, long lines, and parking problems that come with pre-holiday mall shopping. I think she’s nuts.
The Biggest Shopping Day of the Year: Black Friday Survival Tips
Black Friday, which falls the day after Thanksgiving, is the biggest shopping day of the year. As a result, many retailers have specials and sales that are only available on that day. Since things can get pretty hectic, we thought we’d share some of our favorite Black Friday survival tips with you.
Potato Latkes – You Don’t Have to Be Jewish to Love ‘Em
Whether you celebrate Chanukah or not, potato latke recipes are always a hit to make any time of year. For those that celebrate, Hanukkah is early this year. It starts on Sunday, November 28th, and ends on Monday, December 6, 2021. Since there’s not too much time to prepare, we thought it would these recipe… Read More >
Things to Do This Holiday Season
The bright and colorful lights of the holiday often makes us feel inspired. Giving to someone when you’re not asked often makes us feel warm inside. When your favorite holiday tune comes on the radio it often makes us feel joyful. Whether you’re admiring your Christmas tree, or walking through downtown to see the street… Read More >
The Guilt-Free Guide To Tackling Last-Minute Holiday Shopping
Last Minute holiday shopping, before we address anything else, we need to confront what I call “delayed gifting guilt.” That’s because it’s likely something most procrastinators feel at this point if they haven’t secured any holiday gifts yet for loved ones. If you’re feeling it, I permit you to let it go! Otherwise, it will… Read More >
6 Christmas Gift Ideas for Men
Are you looking for Christmas gift ideas for men? Perhaps something special to give the man in your life this Christmas? Let’s face it – buying the perfect gift can be hard. This is your chance to show him how much he means to you! Naturally, you want to give him something he’ll absolutely love…. Read More >
Who Gets Gifts? — Holiday Tipping Guide
Whatever holiday you celebrate, it’s certainly the season of giving and holiday tipping. Sometimes the question is not so much WHAT to get the people on your list, but WHO is on the list when you begin to compose one.