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  • Are charitable donations good gifts?

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    Some people are hard to shop for, making a donation to charity in their name a great gift idea. But, there are a few things to consider.

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Holiday gift ideas for teens



Get gift ideas for what to get the teens on your gift list this holiday season.

Keep yourself sane for holiday drive

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The long drive to see family and friends is just another part of the annual holiday ritual.

Non-traditional gifts work for holidays



One of the most difficult tasks in gift giving can be finding a gift for the person who has everything.

Tips for stress-free travel with kids

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With planning, realistic goals and a little bit of luck, stress-free travel with kids can be a reality for your family.

How to land good airplane seats


Getting the right seat on an airplane can make all the difference on a trip. Find out how to get the one you want.

5 tips for surviving family trips

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The whole point of a road trip is to have fun getting to where you're going. But when kids are involved, it takes a little planning and some sanity-saving gadgets.

Break these travel habits and save

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When you travel there are probably some things that you've gotten used to doing. If you're looking to save on your next trip, here's some of those habits to drop.

When the airline damages your luggage


Everyone hates luggage problems after a flight. Here are some tips on how to avoid headaches if your luggage shows up at the airport carousel damaged.


Tomato-corn salsa

Salsa dip


Get your chips ready -- tomato-corn salsa is on the way.

Indulge yourself with post-holiday workouts



The holiday season can mean a little less exercise and a lot more treats. Find out how to get back on track.

Sausage balls



Make this simple pleaser for your New Year's Eve party!

How to throw a fun New Year's Eve party

Office party


Are you ringing in the new year with guests? Try these tips for entertaining.

Seven-layer dip


This is sure to be the star of any party table!

Entertain your children over winter break

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From scrapbooking to taking field trips, try these suggestions when entertaining your kids over their winter break from school.

Cheese fondue with pesto


Pesto gives this dip its zip.

Fun, creative ways to celebrate Christmas

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Are you looking for new ways to celebrate Christmas this year? Take a look at these ideas for your family.

Holiday fig nog


Here's a tasty alternative to the traditional holiday drink!

Glazed oranges

Orange Juice


This citrus pleaser makes a great dessert or brunch dish.