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  • Hotchkiss Fyler House at Christmas
    Torrington Connecticut's Christmas Village
    Torrington is a small city located in the heart of the Litchfield Hills that has a big Christmas Tradition, the Christmas Village, a favorite of young and old alike that is now in it's 67th year. One thing that makes this Christmas Village...
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    Seasonal hiring numbers for WA State projected to be less than last year
    Curious about Washington State’s seasonal hiring status, given our state has seen an increase in its unemployment number for the last two months? If you were hoping that seasonal hiring would help combat the rash of layoffs that have been...
  • Christmas cookie history
    Cookie Ornament
    American Christmas cookies, like Americans themselves, have history and styles originating with the colonialists. Below is a simple cookie ornament that can grace your family tree for years.What You Need:· Crayola Model Magic modeling...
  • 5 Tips for the Perfect Holiday Brunch
    5 Tips for the Perfect Holiday Brunch
    Christmas 2014 is a little over a week away and the holiday celebrations are still in full swing. If you are hosting a fabulous Christmas party for your family or friends, we've got some great advice from celebrity entertaining expert Katie...
  • Healthy Hanukkah
    Healthier Hanukkah
    Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, is the Jewish holiday that commemorates the victory of Maccabees (led by Judah) over the Syrians.Hanukkah is a time of joy and family celebration, fun and traditional foods.Following the victory, the Jews...
  • Ark Lodge Cinemas
    Give the gift of stability with a gift card to Columbia City's Ark Lodge Cinema
    The Ark Lodge Cinemas in Seattle's Columbia City neighborhood has a suggestion for your holiday giving that will benefit not just the recipient, but the cinema as well. The independently owned theater is hoping people will buy gift cards to...
  •  Twin Cities Winter Holiday Events 2014
    Twin Cities Winter Holiday Events 2014
    The Holidays are fast approaching and it is a busy time of the year. “To Do” lists many times are full of items. Time is one resource that many times people are deficient in during the Holiday Season.Many times people are left feeling...
  • Kiss me under the mistletoe
    Surviving the holidays as a single parent just got easier
    "We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." - Sir Winston ChurchillWhen the end of the year approaches and holiday anxiety lingers in the air, we are often pondering questions about our life. What is my purpose for...
  • Top Ten Must-See Christmas Movies
    The top ten must-see Christmas movies this holiday season
    Ho, ho, how to get into that Christmas spirit? If mistletoe, Christmas carols, and eggnog don’t do the trick, cozying up on a couch and watching a favorite Christmas movie will definitely bring on that Christmas cheer. Tis the season to...
  • Turkey for the Holiday
    Holiday Foods: Naughty to Nice
    Checking in for the holidays with some NAUGHTY foods that can be made NICE.1. Eggnog - One cup of Eggnog has approximately 350 calories. If you’re going to indulge in a beverage like this be sure to note it will take almost 70 minutes of...
  • Nativity Scene
    'Xmas' keeps the 'Christ' in Christmas
    Keeping Christ in Christmas is the goal of many Christians. With all the commercialism of Christmas time, many feel that “the reason for the season,” Christ, is being forgotten. This even applies to the use of Xmas, instead of...
  • Gift guide for the gym rat
    Gift guide for the gym rat
    Still trying to figure out what to buy your boyfriend, brother or even best friend for the holidays? Whether they enjoy going to the gym everyday or want to start working out, they will love any of the below gifts that will help inspire their...
  • Disneyland Frozen castle lighting holiday Christmas magic
    Top Disney holiday decorations, additions and attractions
    Everything Disney does, they are automatically the best at it. Fun, yes. Rides, yes. Entertainment, yes. Hospitality, absolutely. Fire works, yes. Magic, of course. Any yes, even the Holidays. The special layer of extra wonderful that covers the...
  • A holiday greeting for the techno-geek from ANSI
    A holiday greeting for the techno-geek from ANSI
    For a lot of the ordinary holiday celebrants this would be rather boring. But not for the knowing techno-geek. The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has released their annual musical holiday standards animation. This year the animation...
  • Orlando music news and live events Dec. 15-21
    Holiday events heat up this week in Orlando live music
    The Holiday events kick into high gear this week, Dec. 15-21 in Orlando live local music. There are some great holiday themed events for music fans to attend as well as the usual array of live music choices, releases, fundraisers and farewells...