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Start a New Hobby During National Hobby Month

January is National Hobby Month, so it’s the perfect time for you to pick up a new hobby! There are plenty of reasons why hobbies are important:

  • They’re a great way to meet people. Team sports, book club or a sewing class will get you out of the house and among the like-minded.
  • Hobbies build self-esteem. Being good at something makes you feel good about yourself.
  • They relieve stress. They give you time ...

Achievable New Year’s Resolutions for the Family

Instead of thinking of ways you can do better as an individual this year, why not think of things your family can do to improve as a whole? It’ll be easier to keep your resolutions when everyone is working toward the same objectives. In addition to the benefits of your resolutions, children can also learn a lot about self-discipline and the value of setting goals.

Sit down together and write up a list of ...

How to Store Your Decorations Safely

Taking decorations down isn’t nearly as fun as putting them up. But when you do take them down, there are some things you can do to save yourself a lot of work next year. Here are some of our favorite storage and organizing tips.

“Open First” Box

Label the box containing the items you put out first. By having an “unpack first” box, you won't have to open up every last container to ...

Holiday Treats to Add to Your Dinner Table

Looking for something new to add a little pizzazz to your holiday spread this year? Or maybe you want a new way to prepare some of your family’s favorite sides? Look no further! See below for fun and festive dishes to make these your tastiest holidays yet.



Prep time: 10 min.

Total time: 35 min.

Yield: 6 servings


  • 1 head cauliflower, cut into florets
  • 3 large eggs, lightly whisked
  • 1 ...

Where to Do Good for the Holidays

It feels nice to do good for others, especially during the holidays. It doesn’t hurt to do your homework, however, to ensure your donations are being put to the best use. Here’s how to make sure your money is going where it can help the most. 

Research with CharityWatch

CharityWatch is like the Consumer Reports of the charity world. Its website offers extensive research to let you know how efficiently a charity will ...