Holiday Entertaining

I Tried To Master Gift-Wrapping & This Was Hands-Down The Hardest Part

I like to think that I'm always up for a challenge. If you asked me about my worst qualities during a job interview, I'd probably bring up perfectionism. That all goes out the window during the holidays when it's time to wrap presents. In theory, I w…
By Ayana Lage

10 Things To Do On New Year's Eve If You Don't Feel Like Watching The Ball Drop

“What are your plans for New Year’s Eve?” You’ve probably been asked some variation of this question at least 18 times by now, and the truth is, you just don’t know. You’ve already been to the ball drop in your city last year and the year before that…
By Katie Mitchell

This “Holiday” Pizza Topped With Candy Canes Is Turning Everyone On Twitter Against Each Other

All of the department stores are blasting Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas Is You," and streets are dotted with twinkling lights fashioned after snowflakes — I think it's safe to say the holiday spirit is alive and well. The question is, thou…
By Brittany Bennett

Whole Foods Just Released Its List Of The Top Foods Of 2018 & Get Ready For Taco Overload

Each year a new food craze comes along that you wonder how you ever lived without — avocado toast anyone? Kale, which is now touted as a magical superfood, used to be just a garnish. So, what's next on the food-trend train? Whole Foods predicted 2018…
By Brandi Neal

These 11 Trader Joe's Holiday Favorites Are Back, So Get Them While You Can

'Tis the season for Trader Joe's shopping! Fa la la — those are the lyrics, right? I know they say this is the season of giving; but I think what they really meant is this is the season of giving... all of your money to Trader Joe's; and there are a …
By Megan Grant

Taco Bell’s Thanksgiving Menu Has Just Been Released & It’s A Thing Of True Beauty

Mom might have already started to boil potatoes for the annual Thanksgiving feast, so you might want to give her a call now, because you're about to get a dose of drool worthy upgrades on traditional dishes — all thanks in part to Taco Bell. That's b…
By Brittany Bennett

Here's What's Coming To Netflix In December

And there you were thinking you had over a month to go before you had any gifts to open. Psych! Your go-to streaming service is refreshing its selection for the new month and with this comes all sorts of televisual treats. So what is coming to Netfli…
By S. Atkinson

This Thanksgiving Turkey Is COVERED in Flamin’ Hot Cheetos & No, This Is Not A Drill

We've all seen our fair share of weird and whacky recipes on the internet — you know, the kinds of things that look like jokes, but aren't. From sushi burritos to pumpkin spice bagels, it's hard to be fazed by any food combinations these days. Like, …
By Kaitlyn Wylde

Whole Foods Is Having A Major Sale On All Your Favorite Thanksgiving Foods RN

Thanksgiving is surely one of the most expensive holiday dinners to host. And when you've got a crew of a dozen people coming over to your home ready to go fully savage on all matters of the tum, you've got to properly prepare yourself. This is why A…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

Here's How To Make Treacle Tarts, Pumpkin Pasties & More Harry Potter Desserts

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and if you were hoping to bring something a little more magical than plain old pumpkin pie to the dessert table this year, have no fear, because the internet has once again answered your prayers. With a little…
By Sadie Trombetta

Here’s When You Should Be Eating Thanksgiving Dinner

As long as I can remember, my parents have hosted our family's Thanksgiving dinner. Every year, both my mom and dad's sides of the family crowd into our suburban home to watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, catch up on one another's lives, and s…
By Nina Matti

Here’s How Long You Can Keep Your Thanksgiving Leftovers In The Fridge

Turkey for Thanksgiving dinner is a staple, true. But, it's after the feast that its true holiday purpose is realized: those beloved leftover sandwiches. Piling slices of meat between buttery biscuits and heated up mashed potatoes will have you feeli…
By Brittany Bennett

The Thanksgiving Recipe You Should Try In 2017, Based On Your Sign

Cranberry sauce. Stuffing. Mashed potaters with gravy. Green bean casserole. Thanksgiving is about being grateful for all of the beautiful blessings in your life, and stuff; but... food. We'd be lying if we tried to deny that a big part of Thanksgivi…
By Megan Grant

This Is The Only Cookie Recipe You Need In Your Life This Holiday Season

Do you remember those Pillsbury slice and bake cookies? They came in one full log, and all you had to do was cut them up and pop them in the oven. They were always seasonally themed, featuring a pumpkin image or a Christmas tree or a weird looking bu…
By Sogoal Zolghadri

What Pumpkin-Flavored Food You Should Try, Based On Your Sign

Pumpkin Spice Lattés might get all the love, but if you're exclusively team PSL, you're missing out on tons of other pumpkin-flavored beverages and snacks. So, let me help you out by telling you the pumpkin flavored thing you should try based on your…
By Brandi Neal

These 9 Cheap Trader Joe's Foods Will Make Your Dinner Party Look Hella Fancy

Hosting a dinner part always sounds like a wonderful idea, until you get to the part where you have to host a dinner party. You spend three days cooking a meal that people eat in 25 minutes and later takes you four hours to clean up. What do you do w…
By Megan Grant

How To Host A Pumpkin Carving Party Like You're Martha Goddamn Stewart

Autumn is finally here, which means that it is finally time to embrace all things pumpkin. The Internet is only slightly obsessed with this seasonal squash, after all. It is also your chance to host a pumpkin carving party for Halloween, because it d…
By Kirsten Nunez

Amazon Might Start Delivering Chipotle & Shake Shack Straight To Your Door

Whatever the reason — illness, hangover, pure and simple laziness — there comes a time in everyone's life when they wish fast food would rain from the ceiling directly onto their bed. Technology hasn't quite caught up with this dream, but it's gettin…
By Claire Warner

The Wine & Trader Joe's Food Pairing Guide You Didn't Ask For But Definitely Need

As you already know if you've been on the internet at all in the past couple of months, summer is the season of rosé — the pink wine that goes with all of your millennial-pink outfits and is socially acceptable to day drink as long as you shout "Rosé…
By Madeleine Aggeler

15 Memoirs About Food You'll Want To Devour In A Single Sitting

The term "foodie" is thrown around a lot, both in admiration and disdain. While some people consider restaurant hopping and palette developing to be an extremely worthwhile endeavour, still others can't help but think "hipsters taking 20 photos of th…
By Kerri Jarema