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Tips to Pet Proof Your Christmas Tree

A house isn't a home without a pet or pets. But the holidays can be a big challenge with out of town visitors, lots of food around, and holiday decorations. I have two cats and there are certain measures I need to keep them safe and to keep my Christmas tree upright. My cats love… The post How To...
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Thanksgiving Foods Your Dog Should or Shouldn't Have

It is almost Thanksgiving and everyone we are thankful for is eating graciously, including our pets. While spoiling your pooch, here are some foods you should think about before giving them, some beneficial, others possibly dangerous. Check it out! The Dos and Don'ts of What Thanksgiving Foods are...
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Little Sheep Takes Baby Jesus During Manger Scene

If you're on social media, you've probably seen a bunch of videos and photos friends are sharing of their kid's Holiday concerts and programs. I remember the Christmas concert was such a huge day for the kids in elementary school because we would get all dressed up and our family would watch us...
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George Clooney is the Best Gift Giver Ever

George Clooney is in the news not once, but twice this week for his random generosity. George and his wife Amal are humanitarians, political activists, and philanthropists. They are constantly making large donations to organizations like UNICEF, Make Poverty History, and even have multiple...
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All the Stars Come Out for 'Carpool Karaoke' Christmas

2017 was a massive year for James Corden and his Carpool Karaoke . It went from a regular skit on his late night TV show to a series carried by Apple Music . Every episode of Carpool Karaoke seems to become a huge viral hit. This year Corden was joined by many huge stars like Kelly Clarkson , Katy...
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Celebrate Ugly Christmas Sweater Day With These Crazy Trends

There are some pretty ridiculous "holidays" that celebrate some oddball things throughout the year. There are days dedicated to celebrating coffee, to chocolate, and even suckling pig day. There seems to be a celebration of everything anymore. Friday is one of those odd Holidays that I can get...
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Science Is Calling this the Perfect Christmas Song

Not all Christmas songs are created equal. We all have our preferences when it comes to Holiday tunes. Some of us prefer the Bing Crosby classics and others are more in the mood for modern songs like Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas is You." Here's the ranking of the Worst Christmas songs...
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Little Boy Writes Not-So-Nice Letter to Santa

I remember writing a letter to Santa Claus every year as a child to tell him what a good girl I have been and what I'd like him to bring me. I was one of those kids with the insanely long Holiday wish list. But I'd like to think that Santa thought I was one of the most helpful letter writers...
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Kesha Talks Holidays and Mental Health in Open Letter

This time of year is merry and bright, right? Not so much for everyone. The holidays tend to cause people more stress and can even make depression and anxiety worse than any other time of year. People tend to have more social obligations during this time of year and it can make it hard for some to...
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Pictures With Santa Will Cost You This Year

Ever notice that the Holiday season only gets more and more expensive every year? It's not just you. This year a Christmas Tree shortage means that if you're planning to have a real tree that you will end up spending significantly more. People are also spending more on holiday decorations this year...
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