Christmas Gifts

Simple Tips Make Store Returns Easier
Quick question for ya this Boxing Day morning: was what you were given for Christmas turn out to be what you wanted for Christmas? Did your spouse/kids/pets feel the same way? Are the sizes and colors just right? If so, please feel free to skip this article. Otherwise, keep reading. Maybe we can mak…
Best Places To Hide Gifts From The Kids
Admit it...when you were a kid, you snooped.
I totally did.  To this day, I still wish I hadn't.  See, I was praying for this adorable chimpanzee puppet thing (it looked SO REAL!!!), and though I had asked Santa for it, I secretly wanted it for my birthday (12/17)...
3 Quick And Easy Homemade (Edible) Gifts
Last night I spent the better part of 5 and a half hours making my holiday confections for my co-workers.  Granted, much of it was due to the fact that I've never made true "candy" before, and there's quite an art to doing it, without burning the house down or scaldi…
10 Weird Fad Toys Every Kid Had to Have for Christmas
You can always spot a parent around the holiday season. Their hair is a frazzled mesh of cow licks and stray strands as if it’s been pulled by a crowd of frantic people. Their eyes dart around in all directions desperately seeking something that could suddenly appear at a moment&Clos…
Best Christmas Present Reactions
I'm crying laughing. Watching people open presents that have over-the-top reaction is hilarious. If they love it and are excited its usually cute n whatnot. But, if you give a bad present, especially kids, the reaction can be hilarious. Check out these videos.
What NOT To Give For Christmas
I’ve always stressed myself over Christmas shopping. I’m always way too concerned over whether the person I’m giving a gift to will actually like it. The better you know someone the easier it is to buy them a gift, or just be a careful listener. They&C…
Is It Just Me, Or Do YOU Hate This Question Too?
"Can you send me a list, please?"
This is my parents' way of asking for my "wish list" for my upcoming birthday and Christmas.  I realize they want an idea of what to look for, but I don't like it. Never have. I have such disdain for this q…
Holiday Tipping — Don’t Forget This Guy…
These days, it seems there's a tip jar everywhere...your coffee place (even chains), your dry cleaner, your daycare.  I've heard the term "tips" was actually an acronym for "To Insure Prompt Service," but grammatically speaking, wouldn't it be …
Holiday Gift Superstitions
It’s that time of year for giving gifts, but if you look at different cultures around the world there are different superstitions about giving gifts. Sometimes they’re outright taboos. For example:
Don’t give gifts with sharp objects like a knife, sciss…
So What Is The Worst Christmas Gift You Have Ever Received?
Flickr via Wylio/Getty ImagesWe've all received Christmas gifts that come with good intentions, but leave you wondering what were they thinking?  Like the mother-in-law who gives her daughter-in-law an ironing board for Christmas.  How about that hand sanitizer your work buddy left on…