Best Dark Comedies About the Holidays: Christmas and Chanukah Play Roles in These Funny Films

Dark comedies about the holidays take the usual iconic messages about Santa Claus, holiday cheer, and goodwill toward men, and twist them around a little bit. The following eight films offer an assortment of unusual holiday goodies for naughty movie lovers. Dark Comedy Christmas Movies Fred Claus (2007) This comedy ...

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Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday: New DVD Includes Documentaries on the Beloved Romantic Comedy

This black-and-white classic romantic comedy from 1953 stars Audrey Hepburn as a young Princess who goes on a goodwill tour of Europe and unexpectedly falls in love. Recently ranked as the fifth best romantic comedy by the American Film Institute (AFI), Roman Holiday won three Academy Awards: Hepburn won for ...

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Wedding Color Schemes for a Winter Holiday Ceremony

Some brides limit their color choices when planning a wedding around the winter holidays. Silver, blue and gold are alternatives to red/green or all white. Sometimes when brides are planning a winter wedding, they keep their choice of color scheme too narrow, using just the reds and greens of traditional ...

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Washington DC, A Great Budget Family Holiday Destination

Find out why so many families flock to Washington DC for a cheap, educational vacation. History, animals, museums and culture, all in one great city. A big city may not be your first choice for a summer vacation destination. Washington DC, however, is a terrific place for families and children ...

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TV & Film Gift Sets Make for Ideal Holiday Gifts: The Perfect DVD Box Sets for TV and Film Lovers

Television Treasures My So-Called Life When it comes to mid-90s, grungy teenage angst, ‘My So-Called Life’ – the series that propelled the ingénue Claire Danes into the Hollywood stratosphere – is the series that hit the mark perfectly. Mourned by fans as being one of the best of the best ...

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Holiday Cheer in Seattle’s Teddy Bear Suite: Fairmont Olympic Hotel the Best Place to be a Kid this Holiday

In late November, the historic Fairmont Olympic Hotel in downtown Seattle kicks off the holiday season by lighting a forest of decorated trees in the lobby and opening the enchanting Teddy Bear Suite. The cute stuffed animals fill the room, along with bear-themed children’s books. Visitors can take holiday photographs ...

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5 Easy Steps To Green Your Holiday Season: Creative Ways To Give Green With Less Stress

The Food – Eating and celebration is deeply entwined with the holiday season. Grocery stores all over the country are stocking up on all of the holiday favorites. Just as we bring awareness to shopping for eco-friendly gifts, the decisions we make in the food we buy will have consequences ...

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Holiday Tipping Guide on Who to Tip, How Much: Recommended Christmas Tip Amounts for Mailmen, Teachers, Others

How much should you tip your mailman this holiday season? Your child’s teacher? What about the baby sitter? Pet sitter? Hairstylist? When it comes to holiday tipping, it can be difficult to know how much money is generally expected and acceptable. Why Should I Give a Holiday Tip? Holiday tips ...

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Holiday Family Photo Collage: Christmas Or Hanukkah Kids’ Craft

Give a special gift this holiday season by making a family photo collage card. This kids’ craft project can be used as a unique present for holidays such as Christmas or Hanukkah. Involve the entire family when designing and making this memorable artwork that will be loved by grandparents, aunts, ...

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