All Things Christmas

5 Simple Games for your Christmas Party

Christmas Parties, Company News, Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning

Christmas parties are a great way to introduce new friends to old, eat some great food, and celebrate the holiday season! Make sure your guests don’t forget your party with these fun and festive games!   The Santa Hat Game:   The best part of this game is that it has no formal start time

Christmas Contests – Show us your Pet’s Christmas Spirit

Company News

You may not have yet seen our latest Christmas contest, ‘Show us your Pet’s Holiday Spirit‘, but if you have not, there is still chance to check it out. Simply follow the link and either vote for the animals we already have listed, or upload your own.   So far we have a lot of

How to avoid Christmas Burnout

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning

When you are feeling less than jolly during the holidays, it’s time to take a moment and relax. With all the demands from friends and family and the time spent shopping and preparing the home and food it is easy to see how one can feel burned out during the Christmas season. Here are some

Top Christmas Presents for Dad 2012

Gift Suggestions

Well that time of year has come again and next on your shopping list is Dad. He’s the man that’s always there for you no matter what. This is the time of year to thank him for all that he’s done for you. Bring him some holiday cheer with great gifts he’ll absolutely adore. Show

Christmas Cocoa Recipe

Drinks & Punch, Recipes

In honor of Day #2 of the Christmas.com Advent Calendar, here is a recipe for some delicious Christmas Cocoa Ingredients: 3 cups (16 oz. pkg.) instant chocolate-flavored drink mix 1 1/2 cups sifted confectioners’ sugar 1 1/2 cups (6 oz. jar) non-dairy coffee creamer 1 (25.6 oz.) pkg. instant nonfat milk powder 1 1/2 cups

Christmas.com Virtual Advent Calendar

Company News

Have you seen the Christmas.com Virtual Advent Calendar? If not, you can check it out by following that link just posted.   When we first started to re-create Christmas.com, we received a great Christmas Tradition submitted by a member of the Christmas.com community who described her family’s celebration of Advent as an integral part of

Christmas Shopping Horror Stories

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning

Every Christmas shopper has their own story or two about the heated moments in the checkout line up or fighting over the last remaining item. The stress of trying to find a suitable gift and the hard hits to one’s bank account can make the merry season seem less than joyful. As the days count down to Christmas day,

10 Christmas traditions for Newlyweds

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning, Top

Being just married is a wonderful phase of life. Every part of life has a new and exciting side to it, as now life is shared and experienced between two people. Christmas is especially an exciting time for newlyweds; here are ten Christmas traditions to start with your loved one you can cherish together year

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5 Christmas Cookie Recipes You Absolutely Must Try

Cookies, Recipes

Christmas cookies are one of the best and most delicious parts of the season. Below are five recipes you absolutely must try:     1 – Remember decorating cookies with your mum when you were little? Now it’s your turn to make them! This is a tried and tested traditional sugar cookie recipe, just like

Christmas on a Budget: Decorating on a Dime

Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning, Spirit of Christmas, Top

Christmas is one of the most expensive times of the year, so how can you save some extra money this year without scrimping on any of your favorite parts? Use these helpful hints and tricks to decorate without spending all of your hard earned dough!     1: Go to a nearby wood and collect

Is 2012 the First online Family Christmas?

Company News, Family Christmas Traditions, Family Pages

Maple Ridge, BC, Canada (2012-11-29) — Christmas.com, the Official Site of Christmas™, has released the much anticipated Christmas Family Pages where families can come together to share the Christmas season. Family Pages are free for families and allow for real-time sharing of photos, recipes, Christmas traditions, wish lists, and memories. Every family who creates an

Christmas Mulled Wine

Drinks & Punch, Recipes

This recipe is courtesy of JamieOliver.com!   Ingredients • 2 oranges • peel of 1 lemon • peel of 1 lime • 250g caster sugar • 6 whole cloves • 1 cinnamon stick • 3 fresh bay leaves • 1 whole nutmeg • 1 whole vanilla pod, halved • 2 star anise • 2 bottles

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Top Five Christmas Gifts for Tweens 2012

Gift Suggestions

      Tweens, a strange age and almost impossible to shop for! Not yet a teenager but not a child, right in the middle and stereotypically unpredictable. So what do they want for Christmas? Listed below are 5 great gifts that those picky tweens are bound to love!            

Christmas Gifts for First Time Parents

Gift Suggestions, Top

We all know those first time parents, staggering around looking half dead and in desperate need of a nap! So what do they want for Christmas?   1. Babies are expensive and there are loads of things that new parents need, but one of the most appreciated could be a day off! Offer to babysit

Top Retro Gifts for 2012

Gift Suggestions

      Remembering your childhood is one thing, but bringing those memories back to friends and family is another. One of the greatest gifts anyone can receive this year is the gift of happiness; just how you remember Christmas felt as a child. You remember the good old days and the gifts you got

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