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December 12, 2016 2:12 pm  | Comments: 1,091 | Views: 238550
Joy to the world, it’s holiday-card season! When it comes to bringing good tidings in annual card form, Hollywood celebrities are just like us. They send out cheesy, over-the-top, funny, and sweet season’s greetings just like everyone else. And thanks to social media, we get an inside look at more of our favorite celebs’ holiday snaps than ever. Here are 30 of best celebrity holiday cards from over the years.

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December 11, 2016 1:48 pm  | Comments: 1,216 | Views: 232845
Inventions have been boosting economic growth and productivity since the dawn of man. Unsurprisingly, it is the inventor who is often the early tester of those inventions. And some of those inventions pose deadly risks. While some inventors enjoy fame and fortune thanks to their inventions, for a handful of inventors, their devices proved to be their own worst enemies. Here’s a short list of 15 brilliant engineers, scientists, and old-fashioned daredevils who fell victim to their own ideas.

Best & Worst States for Older Adults’ Well-Being

December 10, 2016 1:45 pm  | Comments: 928 | Views: 233295
A new poll shows how older Americans fare in terms of their well-being in all 50 states. According to the poll from Gallup-Healthways, older adults living in Hawaii have the best well-being, with an average score of 67 out of 100 on the “Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index in 2015.” Here are the top 20 best states for residents ages 55 and older, ranked according to each state’s well-being score. The rankings of all 50 states are listed at the end.

20 Gift Ideas for People Who Love to be Cozy

December 6, 2016 11:40 am  | Comments: 1,104 | Views: 211173
Any human who values coziness knows it relies on two components: warmth and softness. Once you’ve got those covered, there’s no limit to the coziness you — or your lucky loved one — can achieve on a winter’s afternoon. Here are 20 of our warmest, softest gift ideas.

The 5 Most-Liked Holiday Ads of 2016

December 2, 2016 11:35 am  | Comments: 478 | Views: 129721
Prepare for the tears: Holiday commercials are here. Every year as the critical holiday shopping season gets ready to go into overdrive, advertisers manage to make us experience a year’s worth of emotions in a number of 30-second spots, whether it’s joy, sadness, or just simple Christmas spirit. Here are the five most like holiday-themed commercials for 2016 so far.

21 Do’s and Don’ts of Holiday Shopping

November 26, 2016 12:12 pm  | Comments: 615 | Views: 112064
Holiday shopping shouldn’t be stressful, but it is for many of us.To help, we put together 21 foolproof picks for all the people in your life you’ve got a question mark next to. We also put together some holiday gift do’s and dont’s to steer your shopping in the right direction.

25 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Thanksgiving

November 23, 2016 10:53 am  | Comments: 2,087 | Views: 32317
Have you ever wondered why we break the wishbone or watch football every year on Thanksgiving? While this holiday is all about showing gratitude, it’s easy to take some of these century-old traditions for granted. So, while you’re preparing, eating or sleeping off your Thanksgiving meal, ponder these fun (and bizarre) Turkey Day facts, and wow your family at the dinner table with your Thanksgiving knowledge.

Celebrity Chefs Share 18 of Their Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes

November 21, 2016 11:03 am  | Comments: 547 | Views: 7950
There are celebrities who cook, and then there are celebrity chefs. You know, the winners of Top Chef, the stars of Food Network, the food writers who’ve been given their own shows on the Travel Channel. If you’re a die-hard celebrity chef fan, no doubt you’ll want these pros’ advice for preparing your Thanksgiving meal. Here are 18 celebrity chef recipes to cover your entire Thanksgiving meal, from apps to dessert.

50 Stores That Might Surprise You To Know Are Closed On Thanksgiving

November 18, 2016 12:58 pm  | Comments: 30 | Views: 28882
In recent years, an increasing number of retailers have started kicking off their Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving Day. But dozens of stores and even some malls, including Mall of America, are refusing to open on the holiday this year. Here are 50 stores that might surprise you to know will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.

10 Reasons Shopping On Black Friday Isn’t Worth It

November 16, 2016 1:43 pm  | Comments: 752 | Views: 17384
Black Friday isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. While the day after Thanksgiving has long been considered the biggest shopping day of the year, in recent years Black Friday has lost its luster. And shoppers are catching on. Here are ten reasons why you should feel free to kick back and skip the lines on Black Friday this year.

20 Helpful Charts To Make Thanksgiving Meals Less Stressful

November 12, 2016 11:07 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 10594
Thanksgiving’s just around the corner, and there’s no time like the present to start hammering out the details. Regardless of what you’re serving on Turkey Day, one thing’s for certain: if you plan everything in advance, the big day will be smooth and stress-free. To help take the stress out of cooking your Thanksgiving meal, here are 20 charts to help get you organized and ready.

Improve Your Vision in Time for the Holidays

November 11, 2016 2:06 pm  | Comments: 1,145 | Views: 10925
The holidays are right around the corner and just imagine how more enjoyable they would be with better vision and without the hassle of glasses or contact lenses. The holiday season is the perfect time to give or receive the gift of LASIK eye surgery and put a sparkle in your eye with more joy and freedom than you’ve ever imagined.