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  1. Etiquette Rules

    How to be the perfect guest

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    When you're invited somewhere as "the guest;" you really have a role to play -- and it's an active one, not a passive one. You're...
  2. Giving Thanks & Holiday Tips

    Warm up the night! Patio heaters and fire pits

    In some areas right now, the weather is ideal for sitting outside in the evening - the bugs have gone and the sky is clear - but the...
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    Holiday party etiquette: Should your guests help cook and clean?

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    Here's a holiday etiquette question: Should your guests be expected to help cook and clean up after a Thanksgiving or Christmas...
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    Avoid Thanksgiving Day disasters

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    Smoke coming out of the oven? Forgot to remove the giblet bag from the turkey before cooking? Gravy looking a little lumpy? Such...
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    Adopt holiday 'orphans' this Thanksgiving

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    Create a wonderful Thanksgiving tradition by filling your home with an assortment of people -- from the grocery store clerk who's...
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    Thanksgiving Day time savers for busy moms

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    We don't want to alarm you, but Thanksgiving is sneaking up on us fast. Very fast. Before you know it, the turkey will be going into...
  7. Christmas Recipes

    Italian Christmas Eve recipes

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    A traditional Christmas Eve dinner for many people of Italian heritage around the world is the Feast of the Seven Fishes. It is a...
  8. Christmas Holiday Tips

    How moms can prioritize Christmas chores

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    I don't know about you, but I am very, very stressed right now. My life already is rather crazy, but throw in a major holiday and...
  9. Christmas Holiday Tips

    Christmas ideas & tips from your holiday helpers at SheKnows

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    Sweaters and scarves, snow fallen nights, hot cocoa with whip, festive tunes, and crazy holiday shopping are what make this season...
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    Thanksgiving timesavers

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    Preparing for a big event like a Thanksgiving dinner can bring a lot of added stress and responsibility. Some of these things are...
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    Prescription for a healthy Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving is a favorite holiday for some, but it isn't without its health-hazards. Here are some tips to keep your family safe...