Posts tagged "holidays"

Crave: Adult Version Loaded Questions Board Game

Do you ever notice how conversation always turns to sex and relationships when you’re having cocktails with friends? It’s probably because your inhibitions get drowned the more you drink. Well…

Annika Harris | December 4, 2008 - 7:00 pm

The Frisky Gift Guide: Beauty Booty

We’re self-proclaimed beauty junkies, so one of our favorite gifts to receive and give is a Sephora gift card. But since there’s no joy in unwrapping a gift card, we…

Annika Harris | December 4, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: How Not To Become A Party Pariah

Though I can’t remember his name, I can still recall the face of the guest who whipped out a handful of Ziploc bags as a long ago Christmas party was…

Judy McGuire | December 4, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Quickies!: Boobs Lost At Sea

Australian men’s magazine Ralph was shipping $200,000 of breast implants from Beijing to its headquarters in Sydney, but when the container arrived it was empty. [Your Tango]
According to studies,…

Annika Harris | December 3, 2008 - 10:00 pm

Tips From A Recessionista: Celebrating The Holidays On A Budget

On Monday it was finally made official: the U.S. is definitely in a recession. While most of us have been feeling the pinch for a while, the holidays bring an…

Wendy Atterberry | December 3, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Break Up, Already!

We’re just going to come right out and say it: staying in a bad relationship just because you a) don’t want to be alone for the holidays or b) don’t… | December 3, 2008 - 3:30 pm

The Frisky Gift Guide: 25 Awesome Gifts Under $25

Just because your pockets are hurting doesn’t mean you have to give crappy gifts. After the jump, 25 totally sweet gifts for $25 and under. We might just buy them…

Annika Harris | December 2, 2008 - 6:15 pm

The Frisky Gift Guide: He Said/She Said Gift Giving For Couples

It’s always tricky when the holidays arrive and you’re in a relatively new relationship. What do you get your boy or girlfriend after just a month? Or what about that…

Jessica Amason | December 1, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: How Not To Handle Gifting Situations

Have you ever gotten a gift so ugly, so utterly not you, that you can’t even fake a kind response? That’s how I felt opening a box that contained the…

Judy McGuire | November 27, 2008 - 2:00 pm

John Legend Makes Me Want To Be A Ho-Ho-Ho!

Last night, “A Colbert Christmas” made even this Jew get into the holiday spirit. The hilarious cheeseball musical spoof featured Feist, Willie Nelson, Elvis Costello, Jon Stewart, Toby…

Simcha | November 26, 2008 - 8:30 pm

The Frisky Gift Guide: Books Every Shelf Will Love

You cannot go wrong buying someone a book as a gift — um, unless they’re illiterate of course. After the jump, 15 books we totally fell for, that would make…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 26, 2008 - 7:30 pm

All I Want For Christmas Is A Beach Vacation

According to today’s New York Times’ Business section, travel is expect to be down — way down — this holiday season and last minute deals on airfares and hotels could…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 25, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Crave: Lovely Holiday Cards

Every year we mean to send out holiday cards, and every year we get so sidetracked by all the pretty lights and mistletoe and marshmallow snowmen that we never get…

Wendy Atterberry | November 24, 2008 - 7:00 pm

The Frisky Gift Guide: Customizable Presents

Children love anything that is one-of-a-kind or with their names on it. But newsflash, so do adults, especially if they have uncommon names that manufacturers neglect to put on novelty…

Annika Harris | November 24, 2008 - 5:30 pm

The Frisky Gift Guide: 20 Stocking Stuffers Under $20

Spoiler alert: Santa doesn’t exist. Strangely, the inclusion in my stocking of practical items like toothpaste and lotion never tipped me off to this. Why would Santa give me boring…

Catherine Strawn | November 22, 2008 - 6:00 pm

How To Survive The Holidays

Already, the holidays are right around the corner, and before you know it, they’ll be here. But come Christmas Day, if everyone’s supposed to be brimming with cheer, why is… | November 19, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Will Vibrators Be the Big Holiday Gift This Year?

Yesterday I posted about the Leading Lipstick Indicator, “a surprisingly reliable theory that suggests consumers turn to inexpensive little treats, like lipstick, when they start freaking out about the future.”…

Wendy Atterberry | November 19, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Sweetest Day: An Occasion for Atonement?

Today is Sweetest Day, that odd Hallmark Holiday that remains the awkward teen stepsister to the slightly more tolerable and decidedly more popular Valentine’s Day. I first heard of Sweetest…

Wendy Atterberry | October 18, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Thakoon Goes From Prospective First Lady To Target

Before Michelle Obama appeared in a Thakoon dress at the Democratic National Convention, the designer had no idea she would be wearing one of his creations. “I saw her on…

Catherine Strawn | October 15, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Happy Kiss & Make Up Day!

Today is Kiss & Make Up Day — are you fighting with someone and want to take this opportunity to mend things? I am, but I have tried to mend…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 25, 2008 - 6:30 pm
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