Posts tagged "holidays"

Julian Casablancas Performs “SNL” Christmas Song

One of my favorite albums of the year is the Julian Casablancas solo record Phrazes for the Young — if you’re a fan of The Strokes, especially their first…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 22, 2009 - 5:10 pm

7 Ways To Survive A Holiday Breakup

A breakup almost always sucks, but this time of year it can be especially painful. The good news is the holidays can also serve as a wonderful distraction from your…

Wendy Atterberry | December 22, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Single For The Holidays: Tips For Making It Fun

As if the holidays aren’t already depressing enough, they can be just a tad bit more depressing when you’re single. There’s no one to buy gifts for, and worse, no…

Stephanie Sims | December 22, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: I’m A Stripper For The Holidays

‘Tis the season! That’s right — Christmas. We all endure the holidays with that familiar combination of dread and enjoyment. So much to look forward to! There are the office…

Josephine Hutchins | December 21, 2009 - 1:15 pm

How Bostoners Celebrate The Holidays

Say hello to Santa Speedo Run 2009, a charity event in Boston. Hot men and random women dress up as Santa in a Speedo and run half-naked through the…

Susannah Breslin | December 21, 2009 - 12:20 pm

How To Survive Holidays In Transition

Sure, the holidays are filled with great food, fun parties, and general good cheer (I was at a crowded Macy’s yesterday, and I wasn’t shoved once!), but for a lot…

Wendy Atterberry | December 18, 2009 - 4:30 pm

How To Hint To Him What You Want For Christmas

Determined to get what you want from your man this holiday season? Unless it comes in the form of a gift card, don’t rely on him to connect the dots…

Lemondrop | December 16, 2009 - 1:50 pm

The Holidays Are A Time For Unprotected Sex

Around this time of year, even as people spend hours and hours wrapping up gifts to put under the tree, they forget to wrap up something else. More than a…

Catherine Strawn | December 14, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Don’t Buy Into Holiday Gift Cards

Buying a gift card or certificate might be one way to deal with people whom you have no idea what to get for the holidays. And true, for the person…

Leonora Epstein | December 14, 2009 - 3:50 pm

Quick Vid: Barneys Elf Makes Luxury Wishes Come True

Simon Doonan is the famously charming and genius Creative Director of fancy department store Barneys New York. And also, apparently, one very irritated (and totally gay) elf. Yet, he…

Leonora Epstein | December 8, 2009 - 4:40 pm

Vintage Christmas Commericals: Lucky Strike

Nothing says “Happy Holidays” like a carton of smokes, especially when it’s designed with Christmas greens and pine combs. So seasonal! As you can see in this black-and-white commercial,…

Wendy Atterberry | December 8, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Lady Gaga Plays Reindeer Games

Lady Gaga tried reindeer antlers on for size this weekend in London. If her singing career goes down the tubes, she can always give Santa a call and get a…

Catherine Strawn | December 7, 2009 - 3:40 pm

The Hanukkah Bush Celebrates My Mixed Faith

When I was in third grade, the class read a book called something like Christmas all Around the World. It taught us about Sweden’s St. Lucia Day festivities that open…

Erica Maxwell | December 4, 2009 - 1:10 pm

XOXO’s Been Extra Naughty This Holiday Season

Every year, department stores try to out-do each other with over-the-top window decorations for the holidays. But this year, Macy’s and Saks Fifth Avenue have clearly lost out to…

Bianca Posterli | December 2, 2009 - 7:20 pm

Gifts For Every Type Of Guy

When we say “it’s the thought that counts,” the “thought” implies more than just remembering to buy any gift at all. Let’s admit that as much as we love our… | November 29, 2009 - 3:00 pm

How To Tactfully Hit On A Cute Guy At Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving is a time to spend with family and friends. Sometimes this family event may have an unexpected guest: a cute, single guy. When such a treat comes your way,…

ShawnTe Pierce | November 26, 2009 - 3:00 pm

How To Dress For Turkey Day At Your Boss’s House

Going to your boss’s house for Thanksgiving? Don’t be the turkey by dressing inappropriately. Since dinner is at your boss’s pad, it is a little trickier to decide on an…

Sophie Walton | November 26, 2009 - 1:00 pm

Where Are You Spending Thanksgiving This Year?

This is my first holiday season as an old married and my husband and I are planning to spend Thanksgiving at his father’s place where his brother and his wife…

Wendy Atterberry | November 24, 2009 - 1:00 pm

4 Tips For A Holiday Fling

The holidays are right around the corner, and if egg nog, stuffing and Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas” do mysterious things to your libido—fear not. We suffer from the Holiday Friskies,… | November 22, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: Dealing With Holiday Hell

I realize it might seem a little early to start talking about the holidays, but as my local drugstore pulled out the tinsel and Santa hats before they’d even had…

Judy McGuire | November 12, 2009 - 2:00 pm
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