Dec 25

If you’re looking for a fun Christmas game check out Secret Snowman. It’s easy, doesn’t require much equipment, and it’s a fun way for family members of all ages to enjoy the holiday.


Dec 25

If you’re looking for a great way to wrap up a wonderful day, check out this list of 10 great Christmas movies to watch with the kids. You won’t be able to run out to the store to get them today, but check your cable’s “on demand” program, Netflix Instant Watch and even your local TV listings if you see one you’d like to watch.


Dec 25

If you have some cookie dough lying around and you’re looking for a good Christmas day activity, check out these fun little Christmas kid cookies. The fun is in the decorating (and the eating). Your children are sure to have a blast making a cookie that looks just like them!


Dec 24

It’s a debate that probably hits every household around Christmastime. Does Santa wrap his presents? For some, the joy of waking up to see a floor of toys and other goodies is what Santa Claus is all about. For others, the wrapping paper and bows make it a little bit more mysterious and a little bit more fun. What does Santa do at your house?


Dec 24

Tomorrow, once the presents are open, chances are your family is going to be pretty hungry. What better way to celebrate the day than with a festive snack? Snowman pizza anyone? How about a reindeer cinnamon roll? Check out these creative Christmas snack recipes for kids for those and more.


Dec 24

Your kids may love spending Christmastime with their grandparents, but for you, spending extra time with your in-laws can drive you nuts. Need some relief? Check out these tips for spending holidays with the in-laws for ideas on how to deal with the stress without doing something that might land you on the nightly news!


Dec 24

Tonight’s the big night. Have you gotten your cookies made for Santa? If not, you might want to check out these darling Christmas cookie recipes from Lil Sugar. Not only are they yummy, but they’re oh so cute, and your kids will have a ball decorating them.


Dec 22

The editors and contributors at Cool Mom Picks have put together a list of their favorite family holiday books, and it’s really neat! The unique list covers Christmas and Hanukkah and has a great combination of old classics, new favorites and even books that aren’t normally associated with the holidays.


Dec 22

The holidays can be stressful for even the calmest of people, but they can be especially unnerving for parents. Between the kids’ excitement and your desire to make everything perfect for them, the holidays can be downright overwhelming. Need a little help? Check out these 15 stress-free parenting tips for the holidays.


Dec 22

Everyone likes to get dolled up when the holidays roll around, and little girls are no different.  Check out these “special” hairdos that are fun for little girls and add a little glam to your Christmas dress or holiday look.


Dec 21

Almost everyone who has ever been a child or a parent knows the horrors of visiting the mall Santa Claus. Kids cry, scream, and make horrible faces, and much of it is caught by the camera. Think you have some bad kids and Santa pictures?  You might want to compare them to these kids who weren’t too thrilled to see old St. Nick!


Dec 20

The big day is almost here, and if you haven’t quite finished your Christmas shopping, you might want to take a look at these great, last-minute stocking stuffer ideas.


Dec 19

Christmas is about spending time with the ones you love, and what better way to get family members of all ages together than by playing a game? Need some good ideas? This list of family board games has some old favorites with new twists, new games, and the classics. They also make great gifts!


Dec 18

If you’re looking for something fun for your kids to do for Christmas and you don’t want to spend a lot of money, check out these free Christmas printables from Disney.  You’ll find decorations, homemade gifts, coloring sheets, paper crafts and much more.


Dec 18

Cake pops seem to be all the rage this year, so you can bet they will be found on many a Christmas dessert table this week. Thinking about making some yourself? If you’ve never made them before, this easy Christmas cake pop recipe from Family Circle is practically foolproof!


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