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This Weather Forecast Might Make You Rethink Those Perfect Bank Holiday BBQ Plans

When the August bank holiday comes around, people always pray for warm weather. And despite months of scorching temperatures across the entire country this summer, no one wants it to rain this weekend. There are mixed reports, however, as to whether…
By Lauren Sharkey

Aldi's Iconic Wine Advent Calendar Will FINALLY Sell In The U.S. This Year

I will freely admit that I have trouble thinking about the winter holidays when it’s, y’know, not even fall yet — but this tidbit is too good to pass up, so I’m willing to roll with it: The 2018 Aldi wine and cheese advent calendars have just been…
By Lucia Peters

Yankee Candle Is Dropping 3 Advent Calendars This Year & The Scent Lineup Is Perfection

Is… is August a little too soon to start talking about the winter holidays? My gut say yes — after all, we haven’t even gotten to Halloween yet — but after seeing pictures of Yankee Candle’s 2018 holiday advent calendars, I’m… prepared to start…
By Lucia Peters

Pier 1 Just Dropped Super Sleek Halloween Decorations & They're All Under $30

Is August too early to start thinking about Halloween? Normally I would say yes, but after taking a peek at Pier 1's collection of Halloween decorations for 2018, I am... reconsidering my stance. Then again, I'm also one of those people who's…
By Lucia Peters

Auntie Anne's Is Giving Away Pretzels Today — Here's How To Get One

Everybody loves free stuff — but free food is always particularly enjoyable. As such, I am delighted to share with you how to get a free Auntie Anne’s pretzel today. Why today? July 26 is National Aunt and Uncle’s Day, so in honor of the occasion…
By Lucia Peters

This Supermarket Beachwear Takes Looking Fly On A Budget To A Whole New Level

When it comes to going on holiday or just visiting one of the many beaches the UK has to offer, I'm prone to stocking up on enough swimwear to rival the Love Island contestants. (And I'm sure I'm not alone.) But beachwear? I'm stumped. Yet it's…
By Lauren Sharkey

6 Actually Fun Ways To Celebrate The Fourth Of July Indoors

As June comes to an end, we approach the biggest holiday of the summer: Independence Day. When you think Fourth of July, there's no doubt that the first things that come to mind are baseball games, pool parties, backyard cookouts, and watching crazy…
By Isami McCowan

Why You Need To Spend Extra Time Caring For Your Pup This Fourth Of July

More dogs go missing during the July 4 holiday than any other time of year, and July 5 is one of the busiest days for animal shelters, according to a press release from PetAmberAlert. This is why it's important to know how to keep your dog safe on…
By Brandi Neal

13 Very Punny Dad Jokes To Use As Your Father's Day Instagram Captions

It's almost Father's Day, and you know what that means: It's almost time for many of us to spend an entire day letting our dads crack off as many dad jokes as they want without us rolling our eyes. And while you may be planning to get your dad(s) a…
By James Loke Hale

Here’s Everywhere That Will Be Closed On President’s Day This Year

Monday, Feb. 19 is the day when many people will celebrate 44 out of 45 U.S. presidents. However, not everyone gets the day off for this presidential holiday, and you might be wondering what's closed on President's Day 2018. President's Day is…
By Brandi Neal

19 New Year’s Resolutions You Only Need Five Minutes A Day To Complete

The holidays are so over. The cookies have all been eaten, the gifts have all been opened, the wine has magically disappeared, and now we're all staring the new year, 2018, straight in the face. If you're anything like me, you may be anticipating…
By Alli Hoff Kosik

13 Drinks You Can Make On New Year’s Eve That Don’t Require Any Alcohol

It's no secret that celebrations revolve around alcohol, especially when it comes to New Year's Eve. I mean, champagne is basically flowing out of water faucets around this time of the year. Celebrating during this time of year can be tricky if you…
By Kirsten Nunez

16 New Year’s Resolution Ideas You Can Complete In A Single Day

There's a lot of pressure around coming up with a great set of New Year's resolutions — and I'm not even talking about the pressure associated with actually accomplishing those resolutions. As soon as that clock strikes midnight on Dec. 31 (and…
By Alli Hoff Kosik

People On Twitter Are Trying To Figure Out Why Fruitcake Is A Thing & It’s Going To Make Your Holiday

Fruitcake is the gift that keeps on giving — literally. No one ever seems to eat this weird holiday "food." Instead, a fruitcake recipient simply regifts it to someone else. These tweets about fruitcake will totally make your holiday because, what's…
By Brandi Neal

29 Instagram Caption Ideas For The Holidays You Won’t See Anyone Else Posting

'Tis the season for hashtags and filters and photos galore on Instagram! These 29 unique holiday Instagram captions are perfect for sharing on social media during the holidays, and they're sure to get your followers smiling, laughing, loving, and…
By Chelsey Grasso

16 Instagram Captions To Post On Christmas Eve Instead Of Mariah Carey Lyrics

Christmas Eve: the most difficult night to fall asleep out of all 365 days of the year, particularly if you're a kid (though, at 28 years old I still find myself tossing and turning on the night of December 24th). That being said, if you're looking…
By Chelsey Grasso

18 Gingerbread Recipes For The Holidays That Aren’t Cookies Again

Ready or not, tis' the season for all things gingerbread. This is good news for many reasons — I mean, who doesn't love gingerbread, right? And who doesn't love the smell of gingerbread? It's like an aphrodisiac for the senses, and unless you're…
By Michelle Gross

28 Holiday Instagram Captions About Family That Will Warm Your Heart

It's nearly impossible to escape your family during the holidays — but who would want to do that anyway? Whether your family drives you crazy or you absolutely adore them these holiday Instagram captions about family will help you find the right…
By Chelsey Grasso

12 Unique Vegan Side Dish Ideas For The Holidays You’ll Crave Long After Christmas

With the holiday season in full swing, I'm sure there are lots and lots of dinner parties in your future — whether they're ones you're invited to, or ones you're throwing yourself. If you're the head honcho in your kitchen like I am, I'm sure you've…
By Michelle Gross

14 Instagram Captions For Christmas That Are Also Legitimately Punny

If you are an avid Instagram user, then you already know that simply posting a good photo isn't enough nowadays — you also have to have a great caption to go with it. When choosing the perfect words to describe your photo, you could go for something…
By Jessica Booth