Christmas

Prince George Joins Queen Elizabeth in the Kitchen to Make Christmas Pudding

Queen Elizabeth is enlisting three of her heirs to help her make the desserts for Christmas day! In an adorable photoshoot, Kate Middleton’s eldest child, Prince George, can be seen stirring the mixture for a Christmas pudding alongside his father, Prince William, and his grandfather, Prince...
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Scientist Creates the World’s Tiniest Gingerbread House

‘Tis the season for microscopic holiday treats. Put away your baking ingredients because a Canadian scientist has created the world’s smallest “gingerbread house” using an electron microscope, reported the New York Post . Love gingerbread houses but too many calories? The CCEM's got you covered!...
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Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch 8am-noon

Welcome to the Companions and Homemakers Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch! Are you hosting a Christmas brunch party this Sunday? If so, let us provide the perfect soundtrack with four hours of relaxing Christmas smooth jazz from 8am-noon. Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a...
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Everything You Need to Know About 'Seinfeld's Festivus

Unlike families setting up Christmas trees in anticipation of December 24, fans of “Seinfeld” everywhere are patiently awaiting December 23, aka Festivus. The holiday offers an alternative to recognizable, commercial holidays , but it also involves odd customs — an aluminum pole in place of a tree...
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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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