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I’ve often said that there are no funnier places to be than at church or with your crazy family members. And if ever there was some type of combination of the two, it’s the Thanksgiving holiday. You, you crazy cousins, keep-it-real auntie, strong and silent type grandfather and take-no-sh*t grandmother all come together to give thanks (most likely to the Lord) for all He’s done for you and your family. And while it might seem like this would be a somber, revered occasion, the shenanigans that often ensue are not only hilarious, they’re meme and hashtag worthy. So, it was only right that Black Twitter started the #ThanksgivingWithBlackFamilies hashtag.
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This time of year brings in some serious cash to stores as tons of us go into debt for the perfect gift. And then there are things like holiday decorations—both in and out of the house—that require our attention. Do you happen to have a calculator handy? This stuff can add up quickly. Here’s the lowdown on our spending habits this year.
Have you finished all of your holiday shopping? With only a couple days left before Christmas, one can only imagine the number of people who are going to flood stores in hopes of finding a few leftover items they can give a loved one. While there’s nothing wrong with waiting until the last minute, it does come with its own headaches and problems. Here are some tips that will hopefully help you on your journey to a happy holiday.
What are you doing the day after Christmas? If you’re like these celebrities who celebrate Kwanzaa, you’ll be lighting the kinara and celebrating in style!
Just because it happens to be the holiday season does not mean we need to lose our minds when it comes to eating. Now, I am not saying that we can get our grub on. You know there’s bound to be some delicious food set on the table, but please keep in mind however that the more you indulge, the more likely you will be shedding a tear on that treadmill come New Year’s. Here are some healthy Christmas dinner ideas to consider for your holiday dinner–and you just may find they taste better.
12 Healthy Christmas Dinner Ideas
If the holidays are supposed to be a wonderful time of year, why do folks test your patience? Have you ever been shopping and experienced the most ugly of attitudes? Instead of getting caught up in nonsense, make the decision to keep your calm and continue with your endeavors. Here are some tips on how to apply your professionalism to stressful holiday situations.
Do you have plans to travel for the holidays? If so, you won’t be alone as AAA estimates 98.6 million Americans will pack their bags and get away by year’s end. Whether you have plans to travel by air or load up your car, it’s important to do what’s necessary in order to keep you and your family safe.
As amazing as the holidays can be, there’s always that dark cloud that hovers over the happiness of the season. Perhaps this is why so many people feel depressed or inadequate. It’s time to take charge and put an end to the criticism that comes from both yourself and others. Here are some things you need to say no to this holiday.
The winter holidays are the perfect time to teach our children about the importance of finances and the act of giving. Sure their lives are clouded with images of big presents, Santa Claus and time away from school, but there still remains a lesson to be learned. Here are some important life lessons to teach your kids during the holiday season.
Are you excited for the upcoming holidays? It’s a wonderful time of year with exciting decorations and much needed time with your family. Hopefully you can steal a moment away from your shopping endeavors to kick back and relax. Those looking for a fun night in with the family should take a look at these popular Christmas movies.