While there may be no definite consensus on how red and green became the official colors of Christmas, there are a few interesting explanations.
Over the course of his illustrious career, George Michael gave the world many gifts. One that keeps on giving is “Last Christmas,” the 1984 holiday classic by Wham!, Michael's pop duo with Andrew Ridgeley.
From ‘Friends’ and ‘The Golden Girls’ to ‘Harry Potter’ and 'Star Wars,’ the best pop culture Christmas ornaments can work for every kind of fandom.
The tradition of giving misbehaving children lumps of coal predates the Santa Claus we know and love today.
Here's how to get a national forest Christmas tree permit.
If you’re looking for something to wrap besides presents this holiday season, consider making these squash and leek dumplings.
Enter your tree size and shape and your decorating preferences, and this online calculator will do the rest.
As you wait for Christmas to arrive, this cheery brainteaser will get you in the holiday spirit.
Americans favor 'Merry Christmas,' while Brits opt for 'Happy Christmas.' Here's how we got here.
Every winter, Jewish people around the world spend eight nights lighting candles, eating latkes, and spinning dreidels. But what’s Hanukkah really all about?
The day after Thanksgiving, one of the busiest shopping days of the year, has a rather sinister label: Black Friday. How did that happen?
From stringing lights to hanging ornaments, here’s how to keep your holiday tree from becoming a flocking mess.
It’s the unofficial start of the holiday shopping season, but where did this tradition start? And just how big is it?
Here’s something else to stress about for Thanksgiving.
Before you talk turkey this Thanksgiving, find out what we know about the phrase’s meaning and origins.
These unique gifts for cat lovers, dog lovers, and horse lovers will add some animal-themed joy to your loved one’s life this holiday season.
A little wreath can go a long way.
Plates, bowls, and even cutlery can go in the compost pile instead of the trash.
Getting into the Christmas spirit can be as much fun as the actual holiday, and with these unique Advent calendars, you'll get even more out of this festive time of year.
In 1864, the Jewish poet Ludwig August Frankl named blue and white “the colors of Judah” in a poem not so surprisingly called “Judah’s Colours.”
Since the 1920s, Macy's has sent more than 90 versions of its famed Thanksgiving Day Parade down the streets of Manhattan.