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Christmas Countdown Calendar

A super easy and quick Christmas countdown calendar.

Our Favorite Holiday Treats

Here are the best Live Pretty holiday treat recipes to help make your holiday a bit more merry, bright, and -- best of all -- delicious.

Dill Potato Salad

A simple and slightly tangy potato salad.

Crazy Kool(-Aid) Eggs

Easy Easter Egg Dyeing using your favorite childhood drink - Kool-Aid.

Christmas Musings From a Jewish Childhood

I was the Jewish kid who believed in Santa Claus. Yes, I believed in the jolly old fat man in the red suit who delivered presents to all the good little girls and boys on Christmas...

12 Treats of Christmas: Mint Chocolate Brownies

These mint chocolate brownies are a great treat to bake with the little ones. They don't even require a stand mixer. All you'll need is a pot, a whisk, and an 8-inch baking pan, in...

12 Treats of Christmas: Homemade Dog Treats

Don’t forget your four-legged friends this holiday season! Our dogs love this homemade dog treat recipe. Bailey in particular has been observed lying near the oven and eagerly sniffing the air as they bake.

Happy Chanukah 2012/5773

Tonight is the first of the eight nights of Chanukah. For many kids, tonight is the first of eight highly anticipated nights of presents. And while you're celebrating, don't forget the latkes topped with homemade applesauce!

Things We Love Gift Idea: The Aerolatte

A friend turned me on to a steam-free milk frother called the Aerolatte a few years ago, and I was instantly hooked. This little gadget is pure genius, and a great tool for the amateur barista.

Advent Calendar Ideas

There are so many creative ways to commemorate Advent. Here are some clever, pretty, and fun DIY Advent calendars from around the web.