Posts tagged "holidays"

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

Urban Outfitters’ Ornament Flask: A Gift That Spreads Holiday Cheer

There are two types of holiday partiers: those who drink to enhance the merry quality of the season and those who drink to escape the torture of it. If you…

Leonora Epstein | November 11, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Valentine’s Day 2.0: A New Way To Celebrate

V-Day.” Sounds more like an invasion of Normandy than a day spent celebrating love and romance. And rightfully so. Sometimes the intricacies of preparing for the holiday resemble war-room strategy… | February 12, 2009 - 9:30 pm

Cards For All Occasions

I forgot my best friend’s birthday two years in a row once. I felt absolutely awful about it and resolved never to overlook it again. So far I’ve been good…

Catherine Strawn | January 17, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Faking It: Sports Knowledge 101

Holiday time for men means one thing: sports, sports, and more sports. Christmas Day alone has five basketball games on. This weekend is the last regular season game for football…

Persia Ali | December 24, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Sex, Santa, & Two Snooping Elves

This holiday commercial cracks me up. Further proof that even though your kids will have no idea what’s really going on, parents should still hide their sexy Santa…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 24, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Quickies!: Paris Shows Off Her Pepto Pink Car

Paris Hilton rewarded herself for being such a good girl this year by buying a gag-me pink colored Bentley worth almost $200,000. [DailyMail]
Mary-Kate Olsen knows nothing about a recession.

Persia Ali | December 23, 2008 - 10:00 pm

Last, Last-Minute Gifts That Don’t Seem So

It’s Christmas Eve. Dinner is ready, the house is decorated, and the lights are aglow with holiday magic. You are about to relax in the recliner with some eggnog and… | December 23, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Holiday Food Might Taste Good, But It Looks Disgusting

A lot of people look forward to foods that are traditionally served during the holidays. I am not one of those people. Why couldn’t the pilgrims have eaten peanut butter…

Catherine Strawn | December 20, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Handle It: Sleeping Arrangements At His Parents House

You’ve decided to spend the holiday at your boyfriend’s family’s house this year. But the big question remains: Where do you rest your pretty little head at night? Do you…

Persia Ali | December 19, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Doin’ It With Dr. V: Holiday Special

Hi, I’m Dr. V. I’m not a real doctor, I just play one on the Internet. What I am is a lady, a lady who is a fool for love!

Dr. V | December 19, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Sarah Haskins On What Gifting Jewelry Says About Your Relationship

“Target: Women” host Sarah Haskins hits it out of the park in her assassination of gift giving jewelry for holidays and the commercials marketing the trend. From…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 17, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Girl Auctions Off Hot Older Brothers For Christmas Money

We’ve all come up with little creative ways to cut back on spending and raise money for those holiday gifts, from taking on a second job to selling clothes on…

Persia Ali | December 16, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Wife With A Life: Our First Christmas

After almost six years, a wedding, and a house, there aren’t a whole lot of “firsts” left for my husband and me. In a few weeks, we’re adopting our first…

Claire Zulkey | December 16, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Your Holiday Party Excuse Generator

Sure, it’s the season of twinkling lights, favorite classics on TV, batches of cookies, and pitchers full of eggnog, but it’s also the season of those dreaded soirees with people…

Wendy Atterberry | December 15, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Quickies: Jessica Biel’s Stripper Movie Trailer

Jessica Biel’s stripper movie trailer is out. It’s called “Powder Blue,” which is the worst name we’ve ever heard, but it looks kind of good. Maybe? [Buzzfeed]

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 10, 2008 - 10:00 pm

John Kransinski Croons A Christmas Carol

So, this morning Simcha professed her hatred for holiday music, sadly, one of my greatest guilty pleasures. But I think I’ve found just the thing to open her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 9, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Eight Songs To Make You Spend (Without Saint Nick)

I can’t stand Christmas music. After a weeks worth of shopping I’m already up to my eyeballs in “Silver Bells” and “Feliz Navidad.” Don’t get me wrong, I love buying…

Simcha | December 9, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Fight Single Blues This Holiday

The December holidays are a time of romance and sex, right? Whimsical jewelry commercials, love-themed Christmas songs and invitations on pretty paper to parties for “you and a guest” all… | December 8, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Christmas Trees For Your Studio Apartment

There’s nothing like the smell of fresh pine this time of year, but having a real Christmas tree comes with some downsides: those freaking needles get everywhere, the thing needs…

Catherine Strawn | December 8, 2008 - 5:30 pm
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