Top 2013 New Year’s Eve Trends

Whether you’re celebrating New Year's at a black tie event or counting down with your TV, we have all you need to know about this year’s New Year's Eve trends. Here’s how people will be decorating, dressing, eating and drinking as they ring in 2014, and it all begins in 5 – 4 – 3 – 2 – 1… Sugar-Rimmed Champagne Give your champagne flutes a little sparkle when you rim them with Read more ...

Today is National Eggnog Day

Celebrate this tasty beverage and get your eggnog fix this holiday with one of these mouthwatering recipes. Classic Eggnog 4 egg yolk 1⁄3 cup sugar, plus 1 tablespoon 1 pt whole milk 1 cup heavy cream 3 oz bourbon 1 tsp nutmeg, freshly grated 4 egg white Coquito (Tropical Egg Nog with coconut milk) 2 egg yolk, beaten 1 can (12 fluid ounce) evaporated milk 1 Read more ...

Cook the Perfect Holiday Dinner

Are you stumped on what to whip up for the holidays? Choose from our favorite recipes to perfect your holiday dinner. We’ve got you covered, from main courses down to the seasonal drinks. Try a few of our faves and save with these coupons. Do you already have holiday dinner plans? What’s on the menu? Main Course Honey-Glazed Ham Oven Roasted Turkey with Sage Butter Garlic Read more ...

How to Stretch Your Thanksgiving Dollar

Good news: The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) predicts Thanksgiving dinner will cost a little less this year. On average, it’s $49.04 to serve turkey and all the trimmings for ten. That’s just under $5 per person. Here’s how much the AFBF predicts you’ll spend on each dish and how you can save a little extra.   16 lbs Turkey AFBF price: $21.76 Savings tip: Last minute shopping Read more ...

10 Black Friday Shopping Tips to Help You Survive the Savings

Game on, holiday shoppers—the stores are officially rolling out the sales, and it’s time to plan your holiday shopping strategy. First up: Black Friday. Love it or hate it, this is a day for deals. Here are our 10 best Black Friday shopping tips to help you best navigate the wild crowds and survive this day of savings. 1. Make a plan. When it comes to navigating Black Friday mobs, the worst Read more ...

A Few of Oprah’s Favorite Things… For Less

It’s never too early to celebrate the holidays with Oprah. The list of Oprah’s Favorite Things 2013 has a bevy of amazing gifts that cater to everyone in the family. So let’s share a few of her handpicked holiday gifts that you can shop at a great price or with a coupon code so you’re still budget friendly this season.   Phone Charger Cases – These Mophie Juice Pack Helium cases Read more ...

Tuesday News Day: Discounted Designer Goods, Twitter Alerts and More!

We are officially 12 weeks away from Christmas Eve. This week, your Tuesday News Day is all about making the holiday season affordable and stress-free. Learn why it’s so important to book holiday airfare right now and where to buy designer accessories at a deep discount. Get secondhand designer goods at a discount you can trust. Got champagne taste on a beer budget? New site LXR & Co. Read more ...

Traveling Over Labor Day? Here’s How to Save

With Labor Day weekend just around the corner, many of us are packing our bags and hitting the road. Whether you’re headed to the lake, the campground or off to Grandma’s house, follow these tips and you’ll have a painless road trip that won’t break the budget before you even get there. 1. Pack for fuel efficiency. Keep luggage inside the car. A loaded roof rack can decrease fuel efficiency Read more ...