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How To Handle That Moment When You Forget To Get Someone A Present

I Was A Macy's Elf
True Story: I Was A Macy's Christmas Elf And It Sucked
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Christmas Jammies Rap (Video)
Christmas Jammies Family Rap Video
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Flowchart: Should I Buy _______ A Present?
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7 Christmas Songs We Love
Best Christmas Music
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How’s this for a nightmare scenario: a friend is over and suddenly thrusts a beautifully-wrapped gift in your face and you had no idea she was expecting to exchange presents. Or your family agreed to just give presents to the children this year, but your showoff-y sister just arrived with handmade DIY presents for everybody. Quick, it’s time to take a peek around the house for last-minute things you can re-gift! Keep reading »

The 7 Worst Gifts People Seem To Give Every Christmas

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As we struggle to find that perfect gift, ever so many of us will fail. As a service to everyone you even pretend to care about, I’m offering you this list of what not to buy. Consider it an anti-gift guide. I have no idea what your family likes, but I know what they hate, because no one likes this shit. Read more on Cracked…

What I’m Gifting: Winona’s Christmas Shopping List

In addition to telling you what we really want to find under the tree, we’re also sharing what we’re gifting our loved ones with for Christmas this year. Click on through to see some of the gifts I’m buying for friends and family, and if you happen to be one of my friends or family members, consider this your CHRISTMAS SPOILER ALERT and stop reading now. Thanks.

“25 Days Of Sexmas” Day 21: Wildbunny Premium Lovekit

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Why We Love It: It’s the perfect stocking stuffer for your somebunny special (see what we did there?). This little kit includes a personal mini massager, a Screaming O vibrating ring, three One® condoms and three Wet® personal lubricant packs. So if you’re traveling for the holidays, you have no excuse not to get it on. [$24.99, Bunnyjuice] Keep reading »

How To Avoid Becoming A Grinch This Holiday Season

7 Christmas Songs We Love
Best Christmas Music
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Holiday Pie Chart
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Annoying Holiday Questions
17 Totally Acceptable Ways To Respond To Annoying Holiday Questions
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loooove the holidays. But that doesn’t make the lead-up any less of a bitch. The older I get, the more I find how unforgiving this season can be. When I was a little girl, I never understood why some of the grown-ups in my life seemed to dread it so much.

An English professor once told me that the biggest theme of my life is trying to resist disillusionment even though the world makes no effort to hide what an ugly, unfair place it can be. Call me melodramatic, but is there any better way to describe the typical struggle we face when it comes to getting through the holidays? On the surface, it’s a happy, cheerful time of year. We want to enjoy it, but on the other hand, it’s pretty damn treacherous. Spending time in close quarters with family members that you only see once a year is stressful. So is the pressure to pick out the perfect gifts, to be a great hostess, and to somehow make your bank account survive it all. Keep reading »

Holiday Sexcapades: Expectation Vs. Reality

We always have high hopes for the romantic and sexual potential of the holidays. Snow is falling, fires are burning (both literally and figuratively), and we’re ready to get it on! Sadly though, like so many other aspects of the holidays, the reality of our yuletide hookups often looks much, much different than our expectations, and not in a good way. Let’s break down the divergence of fantasy and reality in painfully graphic detail, shall we? Keep reading »

9 Strange Cat Ornaments On Etsy For The Festive Cat Lady

It’s no secret that we love cats around here. (And you, too, Lucca!) What better way to show our love to our feline friends than to decorate our Christmas trees and tabletops with some kitty cheer?

Just, um, maybe not these ones.

[Image of cat wearing a Santa Claus hat via Shutterstock]

“25 Days Of Sexmas” Day 20: LELO Ida Rotating Couples Massager

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Why We Love It: You’ve seen couples massagers that vibrate, but have you ever seen one that also rotates? Nope. That’s because this is the first remote-controlled one to combine the two. She wears it during sex, and the shaft rotates and vibrates within, causing out-of-this-world sensations for both. [$199, LELO] Keep reading »

Astrology 101: Non-Material Gift Ideas For Each Sign

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Astrology 101: Non-Material Gifts For Each Sign

Still looking for a gift for that special person in your life? Feeling the clock tick down to Christmas and dreading a trip to the mall? Don’t fret! We’ve got ideas for non-material gifts for each sign that require little or no planning, money, or lead time. Give them an experience, a perfect day, or a practical favor inspired by their zodiac sign. Here’s the low-down: Keep reading »

What I Really Want: Jessica’s Christmas List

What I Really Want: Jessica's Christmas List

Still on the hunt for a last-minute gift for that hard-to-buy-for lady in your life? Not sure what to ask for yourself? Don’t worry, The Frisky staff is here to help! We’ll be compiling our Christmas lists (along with some pertinent stats) to help you get inspired. Or just take a voyeuristic peek into our deepest consumerist desires. Either way.

Name: Jessica

Age: 29

Zodiac Sign: Pisces

Favorite Book: The Fault In Our Stars, by John Green

Signature Drink: A honeybee (rum, lemon juice and honey!)

Primary Interests: Reading, documentaries, Pinterest, feminism, Starbucks, sex, polka dots, baby pandas, Clive Owen.

What I Really Want:

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