Wicked Holiday Guide

5 Great Last-Minute Gift Ideas

It's December 24 and you still need to get some last-minute gifts. What should you do? You should check out our list of five great last-minute gift ideas, and you really should get to steppin'. You seriously don't have a lot of time left to shop!

Yule Log Videos To Make The Holidays Cozier

Just because you don't have a fireplace doesn't mean that you can't have that cozy fireplace feel during the holiday season. There are tons of yule log videos that you can play on your tv during holiday get-togethers. Disney+ just announced they are releasing a new Frozen 2 yule log video on their streaming platform.…

The Christmas Tradition Of Making Gingerbread Houses

My big sister has always been the creative type and as a school teacher, she has often brought fun projects home to share with my family. One of those projects, which we have made a holiday tradition now for over 20 years, is decorating gingerbread houses on Christmas Eve. When we started out we would…

7 Ideas To Make Your Christmas Table Settings Shine

Christmastime is all about gathering around the table on Christmas Eve or on Christmas Day after the presents are open to share a meal with the family. While because of COVID-19, the Christmas table may have fewer guests, but that doesn't mean that you shouldn't decorate it. We found seven table settings that we just…

Unique Gift Wrapping Ideas For The Holidays

If you are looking for an unusual or different way to wrap your gifts this year, here are some creative suggestions. Make Presents Personal This wrapping idea on Pinterest involves printing and putting photos on presents instead of gift tags to make them more unique. The video has another way to do this below, but…

7 Great Subscription Boxes for Dad

Subscription boxes are a great gift idea because there's a subscription box for nearly every type of interest you can think of. So, if you're looking for a subscription box idea for your dad this holiday season, check out one of the seven listed below. Stance (Starts at $19/month) If your dad loves a fun…

9 Christmas Themed Games To Play

Christmas 2020 will be different for many families, and many parents are looking for activities for Christmas Day, particularly if they have really young children. How about games? With a little investigation, I discovered there are tons of Christmas themed games we can do on the big day. Here are 9 game ideas for the…

2020 Christmas: A Year To Focus on The Family

This past Thanksgiving saw many American families -- including mine -- following CDC recommendations and replacing huge gatherings with more intimate get togethers. It's likely that the CDC will recommend similar precautions for Christmas this year, and we've been planning for that. This year, we will be changing some of our Christmas traditions. Usually my…

Christmas Fails To Lighten Up Your Mood

2020 has been full of heartbreak, stress, and letdowns, so let's take some time to put that aside and laugh a little. Many like to post about their Christmas and share all the picture-perfect moments. Others are a bit more honest and open, and want to show where something went hilariously wrong. And those are…

Top 10 Christmas Toys For 2020

As shoppers are already setting buying records online, there's no doubt that people are looking to buy lots of toys  for the kids this holiday season. We compiled a list of the top 10 toys for what we're hoping is going to be a great 2020 holiday. Top 10 Toys For 2020 Holidays

6 Christmas Tree Safety Tips to Consider This Holiday Season

Few holiday decorations are as popular as the Christmas Tree, but they also have the potential for danger, especially if you plan on buying and decorating a fresh tree. That's why Christmas tree safety tips are so important. According to the American Christmas Tree Association (ACTA), "Christmas trees alone result in 13 million dollars, annually, in…

7 Great Subscription Boxes for Mom

Subscription boxes are a great gift idea because there's a subscription box for nearly every type of interest you can think of. So, if you're looking for a subscription box idea for your mom this holiday season, check out one of the seven listed below. Birchbox (Starts at $15/month) If mom loves trying out new…

3 Christmas Cookie Decorating Tutorials

Christmas cookie decorating is super popular, but it can also be super difficult. But never fear, tutorials are here! If you're looking to upgrade your Christmas cookie decorating this year, check out the videos below for some tips! Tasty 101 - Sugar Cookies If you've never made holiday sugar cookies before, this video from Tasty is…

4 Fancy Hot Cocoa Recipes

Hot cocoa is the perfect winter treat that pretty much everyone loves. However, if you're looking for ways to up your cocoa game, consider one of these four fancy hot cocoa recipes!   Hot Chocolate Floats This recipe from Delish is the perfect example of how one extra ingredient can make all of the difference. I…