Call it the "Academy Awards of Gingerbread Houses." For the 26th year, the National Gingerbread House Competition pored through entries to name the best seasonal cookie house in the land this week.
With the joy of the holidays comes the stress of preparing huge meals for the whole family. Too tired to cook on Thanksgiving? Craving takeout instead of a traditional turkey meal? Let someone else do the cooking: PEOPLE has you covered with a guide to which chain restaurants will be open or closed on Thanksgiving Day. With all the places on the list, it’s always best to call your local restaurant to confirm, as hours may vary by location.
We get it—the holidays are expensive, especially when you feel obligated to buy a gift for everyone in what feels like an ever-expanding circle of close acquaintances. That's why we rounded up a collection of high-quality gifts without that high price tag. At $15 and under, these gifts won't break the bank. Plus, they're items that people actually want to receive.
If you are a person with family, friends, or colleagues, it’s likely that at some point you have either been or hosted a houseguest. Whether you are the host or the guest, you’re bound to learn a lot about yourself in these situations.
This year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Saturday, meaning that you can spend the whole day getting wasted without your coworkers judging you for drinking Jameson at your desk. But before you set out to spend the day celebrating a cultural heritage you may have no part of, there’s something important we need to talk about: stop with the green food.