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Indulge in skin-loving winter foods for a healthy self - inside and out

Have you effectively "winterized" your home for the season?

10 most Christmassy destinations on the planet

If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan a yuletide getaway.

When parents want to give something more

Every year I tell myself the same thing: Next year will be different.

Holiday scents take you back

The holiday season gives people the chance to take a break from their typically hectic lives to catch up with family and friends.

Mail holiday packages with care

With 15 billion cards, letters and packages expected to be delivered this holiday season, the U.S. Postal Service has some tips to help get gifts to their destination swiftly and safely.

How to share the spirit of the holidays when you have lost someone dear

It is early December. The air is crisp. A fluttering of snowflakes drifts slowly down from the sky. It may be a white Christmas this year! You don’t care. You don’t even think it’s Christmas. The love of your life ...

Important safety tips on holiday lighting and winter fire prevention

For many families across central Maryland, the Thanksgiving holiday marks the beginning of the holiday lighting season for homes and businesses. A

How to make simple, homemade, holiday crowd-pleasers

Whether you’re playing host or bringing a side dish to someone else’s holiday gathering, preparing a delicious crowd-pleaser that’s simple and affordable to make is a priority for many.

Giving thanks: Rituals for remembering

One day after Thanksgiving last year, my mother, brother, cousin and I gathered in my 87-year-old grandmother's room at the nursing home.

The holiday season made easy

'Tis the season of wonderful company and delicious food! It's also that time of year to bring friends and family together, but preparing for holiday gatherings along with the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping can often be stressful and ...

Tips to prepare your automobile for colder weather

At the first sign of cold weather, many people will scurry to make sure their home is "winterized." They check over the furnace, replace drafty windows, try on last year's coat and pull out the down comforter. One more thing ...

Practice makes perfect: a dress rehearsal for your turkey

The holidays are approaching and before you know it, you'll be thinking about that daunting task of cooking a turkey. This holiday season, make sure your bird impresses all the guests and relatives by conducting a dress rehearsal for your ...

Delight guests with a decadent dessert bar

Anyone who entertains knows it takes effort to make it look effortless.

Consider gifts that give back this holiday season

While the latest video game can make a big hit, the most meaningful gifts are often ones that help those in need. The holidays are the perfect time to give a charitable gift that could make a profound difference in ...

Cook like a colonist

On Saturday, November 9, 2013, pull into the slow-food lane and experience an evening in the 17th century.