Christmas

6 Holiday Sangria Recipes You Need for Your Winter Gathering

Sangria is always festive. The wine-based punch, filled with sliced fruit and delicious vino, is always a crowd-pleaser. But combine the Spanish concoction with seasonal holiday ingredients and you get a superior Christmas punch perfect to wash down all those holiday goodies with. Celebrate...
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'Elf'-Themed Pop-Up Bar Opens With Buddy's Breakfast Spaghetti

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) – The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear! Chicago establishment Stretch Bar & Grill has brought back its "Elf’d Up" pop-up bar for a second year, with all new surprises. The pop-up, inspired by the Will Ferrell Christmas movie "Elf,"...
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Family Finds Owl Hiding In Their Christmas Tree

A Georgia family received an early Christmas surprise one night as they were finishing dinner. Katie McBride Newman heard her daughter India exclaim “Oh my gosh!” from the living room, before bursting into tears. As Newman is a big fan of owls, her tree is adorned with them. India told her mother...
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19 Last-Minute Gifts That Any Kid Will Love

The holidays are fast approaching and it’s time for even the most procrastinating gift givers to pick out something special. Luckily there are tons of great toys , decorations and clothes out there that any kid will be excited to receive, making it easy to cross any little ones off your list...
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10 New Christmas Songs for 2019 You Have to Hear

It's almost here. All the parties for hosting and marshmellows for toasting. We're about to get our Christmas on. You've surely spent the last month getting ready for this, with classic Christmas songs being around every turn, nipping at your ears and what not. We love these old familiar favorites...
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Brenda Lee's 'Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree' is Having a Moment

You might get a sentimental feeling when you hear “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree,” the 1958 Christmas classic from Brenda Lee that has been a staple of the holiday season for over 60 years. The Rockabilly Country song seems to strike that perfect balance of old time swagger, and jumping jolly...
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After 25 Years, Mariah Carey Takes 'All I Want for Christmas Is You' to Number 1

Mariah Carey didn’t want a lot for Christmas, but she ended up climbing to the top. 25 years after the release of her modern classic, “All I Want for Christmas Is You,” the singer has taken the song to number one on the Billboard chart . It’s the first time a Christmas song has been in the top...
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Airline Offers Priority Boarding to Anyone in an Ugly Christmas Sweater

Your questionable festive gear will give you perks while traveling this holiday season. There’s no need to pay extra for priority boarding on Alaska Airlines as the carrier has announced it will allow all passengers wearing an ugly Christmas sweater to board early on Friday, December 20th, reported...
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'Secret Santas' Pay Off $70,000 in Walmart Layaway Purchases

Families in Alabama have been granted a Christmas miracle after their Walmart layaway purchases were paid off by anonymous donors. The holiday surprise occurred at two separate Walmart stores in Alabama. SECRET SANTA: Walmart shoppers in Alabama got a happy holiday surprise when donations paid off...
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Couple Finds 10-Foot Python Inside Their Christmas Tree

An uninvited guest always has the potential to upend your holiday plans, especially if it’s a giant python! Leanne Chapman and her partner weren’t expecting company when they returned to their house in Australia and found a group of birds making a loud fuss on the porch. O Christmas tree, o...
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