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Not Your Grandma’s Manhattan

I always associated Manhattans as being a drink for old people–like my grandmother. But this isn’t your grandma’s Manhattan. What makes this Manhattan special? Using dry and sweet vermouth keeps this cocktail from turning too sweet. Ingredients 2 ounces good bourbon (like Woodford Reserve or Maker’s Mark) 1/2 ounce dry vermouth 1/2 ounce sweet vermouth 2 dashes Angostura bitters […]

Where to Send Your Letter to Santa..and Get a Response!

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. And the Postal Service™ can help you prove it when Santa replies to your child’s letter to Santa — complete with the North Pole Postmark with the Letters from Santa program. Just make sure you send your letter to Santa by December 8! Here’s where to send your letter […]

Maple Cut-Out Cookies

A cut-out cookie that tastes as good as it looks! Delicious cookies stamped into seasonal shapes deliver the sweet flavor of maple in each bite. A welcomed change to the typical “sugar” cookie…

Help Your Child Find the Perfect Costume

The costume can make or break the holiday. Choose and guide carefully.

Cranberry Mojitos

Read: 4 Reasons Why Cranberries Are Good for You See More of Our Favorite Cocktails

Burn Baby Burn!

No need for a fitness tracker. This online tool can help you avoid the typical holiday weight gain.

White Elephant Party

If you are in the mood for a post-holiday party with friends, throw a White Elephant. It is very simple and very fun party theme.

Old – Fashioned Ginger Cookies

Here's a Holiday favorite in our house. I can't take credit for it as this is from Jamie Deen but we loooovvve ginger and these cookies are perfection - a little crisp on the outside and chewy in the middle.

TIP: Leave Yourself a Note After Thanksgiving

Your future self will thank you ... I promise!

Have Yourself a Harried-Free Halloween

Finding that balance between too much of a good thing and becoming the wicked witch of the house during Halloween takes practice and prep work but it can be done with these tips.