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6 Times Royal Families Did Super Creepy Stuff During The Holidays

Royals: No matter how celebrity magazines can sometimes make it look, they are not just like us — especially during the holidays. In fact, some of the things various Royals have done during the holidays are downright creepy… and I’m not just talking…
By Lucia Peters

Auntie Anne's Just Dropped Cozy Merch That Will Soothe Your '90s Baby Soul

And continuing the trend of brands totally getting what their fans want out of branded merch, we have this: Auntie Anne’s just added new items to their For The Love Of Pretzels collection — perfectly timed for any holiday shopping you still have…
By Lucia Peters

Target Is Selling Holiday Cat Scratchers That Look Like They're From The North Pole

One of the great joys of having a pet is getting adorable pet gear for them. Do the pets usually care how cute it is? Of course not — but their humans do, so, really, everyone wins. Such is the case with Target’s Wondershop cat scratchers and other…
By Lucia Peters

Red Bull's New Holiday Flavor Combines Cinnamon & Plum With A Whole Lot Of Caffeine

I’ll admit that I’m not a huge Red Bull fan — but I do find its newly-released seasonal variety fascinating: Red Bull Winter Edition Plum Twist has arrived for the 2018 holiday season, ready to help you “fuel gift wrapping session, marathon cooking…
By Lucia Peters

Target Just Brought Back Weekend Deals & The First One Starts Sunday

Attention, holiday shoppers: Target is bringing back Weekend Deals for 2018. Repeat: Target is bringing back Weekend Deals for 2018. If you’ve still got some holiday-themed errands to get done — or, heck, even if you just have some regular,…
By Lucia Peters

Baileys Just Quietly Dropped Irish Cream Baking Chips & The Combo Sounds Like A Dream

Just in time for any holiday baking projects you might have planned, a new and exciting ingredient has entered the fray: Baileys Original Irish Cream Baking Chips have arrived. Why make chocolate chip cookies when you could make Baileys chocolate…
By Lucia Peters

These Unicorn Christmas Tree Toppers Will Make Your Tree Magical As Heck

When it comes to folks who celebrate Christmas, there are two kinds of people: Those who prefer traditionally-decorated trees, and those who like to think a little outside the box. And hey, guess what? If you’re an outside-the-box Christmas…
By Lucia Peters

7 Fall Items You Need To Try From Trader Joe's Before They're Gone

Fall is a great season for food. You can find pumpkin spice everything, warm cinnamon, fresh-baked pies, and anything else you can possibly think of that's cozy, delicious, and just all-around satisfying. Obviously, the best place to buy these items…
By Lauren Dana

10 Holiday Gift Ideas For Your Dog

If you're a proud pup parent, then you know that dogs love the holidays just as much as their humans. While humans like to put up the tree, dogs like to knock it down. But if Fido has made it onto Santa's nice list this year, these holiday gifts for…
By Brandi Neal

Here's Why Some People Are Observing Buy Nothing Day Instead Of Black Friday

Whether or not you've participated in it, you've definitely seen the reports of people going from being their best selves on Thanksgiving to being their worst selves on Black Friday. This is why some genius person in Canada invented something…
By Brandi Neal

12 Funny Thanksgiving Memes To Share With Friends & Family This Week

‘Twas the night before Thanksgiving, and all through the house not a creature was stirring… except for all of the social media enthusiasts busy scouring the internet for funny Thanksgiving memes to share in 2018. I mean, hey, you’ve got to keep…
By Lucia Peters

Disney Just Dropped A TON Of Early Black Friday Deals On Housewares

Confession: I have never once actually gone to a physical, brick-and-mortar store to shop on Black Friday. I just… don’t really think I’d be able to handle it, frankly. But hey, guess what? That’s why the internet exists. And, wouldn’t you know it,…
By Lucia Peters

14 Instagram Caption Ideas For Thanksgiving That Are All About Food

If I had to name one subgenre of Instagram post I’d consider my favorite, I’d probably go with food Instagram. The captions are usually as notable as the photos themselves — and never is that truer than around the holidays. Need some inspiration?…
By Lucia Peters

7 Booze-Free Drink Options For Your Holiday Parties This Year

With the holiday season basically on us already, the promise of lots and lots of holiday parties is near. Between your Thanksgiving or friendsgiving, your annual office holiday party, and all the many, many, many gatherings December throws our way,…
By Sanam Yar

Now You Can Get Entire Trays Of Cinnabons Shipped Straight To Your Door

Nothing says “happy holidays” like the gift of warm baked goods — and hey, guess what? Cinnabon has just made gifting delightful bites of deliciousness to your favorite people wonderfully simple: Starting today, you can ship Cinnabon cinnamon rolls…
By Lucia Peters

Yes, People Do Tend To Drink More When It’s Colder Out, A New Study Shows

Each year, the fall and winter months usher in welcome changes to people’s routines: the arrival of pumpkin-flavored everything, steaming mugs of hot drinks, and holiday parties galore. But as the days get darker and colder, they can also encourage…
By Sanam Yar

It's National Pickle Day — Here Are 14 Ridiculously Dill-icous Ways To Celebrate

They may not be official observances, but “holidays” centered around food items are always fun — and hey, guess what? Today is National Pickle Day! Observed on Nov. 14 every year, the holiday is the perfect time to bust out you favorite pickle or…
By Lucia Peters

9 Ways To Give Back This Giving Tuesday

While Thanksgiving is certainly a time for giving thanks, it's also a time for offering a helping hand to those in need. And while charity work can sometimes seem like a luxury for those who are in a financial position to donate, your time alone can…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

The Super Cute Tradition Behind Why Pickle-Shaped Christmas Ornaments Exist

For some people, December is the season of lots of family time, spending time looking at a lit-up Christmas tree, and nostalgically reminiscing about childhood. For others, it's the season of trying to find a pickle-shaped Christmas ornament on the…
By Carolyn de Lorenzo

Ben & Jerry's Just Launched A New Minter Wonderland Flavor — Here's What's In It

As the weather rapidly cools and the pages on the calendar turn, it’s become clear that we have survived another Spicening (or Pumpkin Spice Season, if you prefer). What’s more, now that we’re on the other side of Halloween, that means that it’s…
By Lucia Peters