Posts tagged "holiday survival guide"

9 Reasons Why The Holidays Are The Perfect Time To Jump Into A Relationship

The winter holidays are a fun and joyous occurrence that we are only lucky enough to experience once a year. Are you spending them alone? Here are nine reasons why you shouldn’t be.

By: Blake Knoblock / December 23, 2011

Happy Chaka Khan-ukah!

A very happy Hanukah for all The Frisky readers who are members of the tribe. And hoarding these guys all to yourselves, ahem. You are every woman, girl!  [LuckyMag.Tumblr.com]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 21, 2011

Holiday Survival Guide: 6 Tips For Dealing With The Holidays When You’ve Lost A Loved One

The holidays suck extra hard when you’re trying to cope with the loss of a family member, even if you’re not a Grinch by nature. However you define your family, once someone that was an integral part of your warm and fuzzy celebrations is missing, winter brings a feeling of doom and gloom that all…

By: Jenni Miller / December 21, 2011

6 Tips For The Token Jew At Christmas Dinner

Happy first night of Hanukkah, fellow members of Tribe! On that note, I’d like to take a few minutes to talk about Christmas. Christmas dinner specifically. Whether it was due to interfaith dating or a lack of funds to travel home for the holidays, I’ve found myself at a number of Christmas celebrations. The nice…

By: Ami Angelowicz / December 20, 2011

How To Have A Low-Key New Year’s Eve Party That Doesn’t Suck

Call me a Grinch, but I’ve never really celebrated New Year’s Eve. It’s freezing cold, it’s all about drinking (which means other people barfing and fighting), it involves staying up until the wee hours of the morning, and sometimes your crazy-ass friends expect you to shell out $250 for some stupid club. No thanks! I…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 20, 2011

Holiday Breakup Survival Guide

Whether your summer breakup still stings, your fall heartbreak feels fresh, or your holiday heartache has yet to happen, one thing’s for sure. The holiday season is here and dealing with a broken heart can be especially tough during these “feel good” months. After all, there are holiday gatherings to attend, mistletoe to stand under…

By: YourTango.com / December 16, 2011

Tell Us Your Holiday Party Horror Stories!

So, this one time, this friend of ours, well, she got a litttttttle too drunk and managed to give a superior a lap dance at their annual office Christmas party. Another time? We’re not naming names, but somebody we know managed to throw up — on the bar — in front of her new boss.

By: Julie Gerstein / December 12, 2011

The 3 Types Of Holiday Hookups, Defined

Holiday hookups may be all the rage this season — you know, right alongside temporary boyfriends and desperate attempts to hang out under the mistletoe.
But before you take the plunge into Christmas sex, you might want to take some time to study the rules of such encounters. A new study, published in the Canadian Journal of

By: YourTango.com / December 10, 2011

Holiday Survival Guide: How To Respond To The Annoying Questions Relatives Always Ask

We’ve all been there. An uncle you haven’t seen in 10 years decides to make conversation by asking if you have a boyfriend. Your grandmother says you look too skinny and asks if you’re eating. Your super successful and wealthy cousin asks about your career when you know she’s heard it through the grapevine that…

By: The Frisky / December 9, 2011