50+ Christmas Cookie Recipes RIGHT HERE!

By Kalli Verbecky

Christmas is around the corner but if you're like me, it's already time to plan ahead for next year's Christmas Cookie exchange. I've done some pretty thorough scouting and feel like any of these could be real contenders if you know what I mean... Holiday Dipped Peppermint Oreos Pe... Read More

Dreamy Christmas Getaways with Kids

By MiniTime

Classic Broadmoor Christmas (The Broadmoor) It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at top family resorts around the country, some of which are already busy breaking out the tinsel for the busy holiday season. With children around the country enjoying as much as two weeks of school holidays, ma... Read More

Families Who Crushed Their Annual Holiday Cards

By Kalli Verbecky

The only people I've ever heard say that they hate holiday cards are the people in the middle of the ridiculous process of coordinating everything that needs to happen to actually send them out. But they still do it because freaking holiday cards are the best! When else do you get to open up your... Read More

How to Celebrate the Holidays in New York City

By MiniTime

Dancing Snowflakes at Rockefeller Center, Manhattan (Flickr: Adnan Islam) New York is absolutely fabulous during the holiday season. From the tree at Rockefeller Center lit up in all its glory to the ornate department store windows to menorah lightings, the city is simply electrifying and utterly f... Read More

Reasons We Can’t Get Enough of Grinchmas at Universal Studios

By MiniTime

Grinchmas 2015 at Universal Studios Hollywood(Photo: Michelle Rae Uy) Merry garlands, sparkling ornaments, thousands of string lights and white snow deck the movie-themed streets of Universal Studios Hollywood, turning it into a lovely winter wonderland. But that’s just a preview of what’s in s... Read More

Christmas Jar Neighbor Gifts {So many great ideas!}

By April Davis

This Christmas I decided to make things super easy, and make all of my neighbor gifts in jars!  The Target dollar section has too many fun options and I finally caved and bought a bunch to give to our friends and neighbors this year.  Pinterest is flooded with ideas so I put together a one-stop-sh... Read More

Back off my Elf on the Shelf

By Erin Oltmanns

Not everyone loves every holiday tradition. Pumpkin spice lattes, turkey and stuffing, tangled Christmas lights, peppermint candy all have their fair share of haters. But parents seem to be drawing some drastic lines on either side of a jolly debate about our friend the Elf on the Shelf. &nb... Read More

Most Festive Christmas Destinations in Europe

By MiniTime

Winter Wonderland in London (Flickr: Garry Knight) The best thing about winter time in Europe has to be the run up to Christmas. Charming markets that pop up in every city square, bringing with them the smell of cinnamon, mulled wine and baking sets, and a scene for some lovely Christmas shopping. ... Read More

Gifts For Every Kid On Your List {+ $250 Giveaway!}

By Rachael Herrscher

Tis' the season FOR SHOPPING IN YOUR JAMMIES! Back in the day, when people first started doing their holiday shopping online I scoffed. I thought I would NEVER do the bulk of my shopping online. I like to see what I'm buying . . . in real life. Turns out - I like to NOT LEAVE MY HOUSE to do my ... Read More

Christmas at Sea: Family-Friendly Cruises for the Holidays

By MiniTime

Magical winter holidays aboard the Disney Dream (Courtesy Disney Cruise Line) Sip your eggnog or white hot chocolate on your private verandah, attend a magical winter ball with the kids, and squeeze some fun in the sun on a beautiful Caribbean island. There’s nothing like a festive holiday at ... Read More