A man takes a closer look at kitchen appliances while shopping at a Bed Bath & Beyond store in New York.
December 19, 2012 How do you resist foodie trinkets that look and sound so whimsical and delicious? Here's our guide to spotting the most useless stuff that your relatives will thank you for not buying them this year.
December 15, 2012 When giving gifts this holiday season, it's not (only) the thought that counts. The gift itself really counts for something, too. Although you may want to give thought to giving an ephemeral experience over an object that will last forever.
December 27, 2011 In Russia, New Year's reigns supreme as the food holiday, even though Christmas returned with the end of the Soviet Union. Russian immigrants in the United States continue the tradition, which demands a nightlong feast of herring, caviar, pickles, salami, and — well, that's just for starters.
Our drive to eat more in the winter may be a product of less sunlight — or more temptation around us.
December 19, 2011 When winter arrives, many of us want to eat more. Some experts say it's a vestige of biology: the drive to hoard calories like chipmunks. Others say it's because we have more opportunities to eat — parties, holiday gatherings and other events of the season.
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December 22, 2010 I'm sure it doesn't surprise you, but I'm not alone in considering not-quite-new presents for my family. And it's not just about tightening belts till cash is easier to come by. It's about not spending wastefully.
October 20, 2010 The days of the Etch-A-Sketch are long gone. This year's list of hot holiday toys include two-wheeled R/C racers, paper guitars and hi-tech games. CNNMoney.com wraps up the top 16 toys of 2010.
December 24, 2007 To keep in-step with the Season, we've prepared for you a special holiday gift of Tell Me More conversations...
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