"How do you make a skeleton laugh? You tickle his funny bone!"
These unique cakes put a creative spin on the traditional birthday treat.
There's no doubt that Halloween is one of the most festive times of the year. Trick-or-treating, pumpkin decorating, and putting up outdoor Halloween decorations all make for a wicked good time. Unlike last Halloween, this year Halloween parties are back, and we can't wait to dress up and have fun.
If you're planning an upcoming 4th of July party, then you probably already have items listed like hot dogs, chips, soda, and burgers on your grocery list. There's something about a festive cake (especially one that's bright shades of red, white, and blue) that makes a get-together feel like a real party. Sure, everyone loves 4th of July appetizers and main dishes served hot off the grill, but it's the cake that makes the event feel like something extra special.
The vampire genre has been a part of popular culture since the 18th century, when it first appeared in poetry and later became a mainstay of Gothic fiction. Now we're making vampire costumes for kids and the family dog, binging vampire movies each October, and sinking our teeth into the best vampire quotes around. A lo of these vampire books are the inspiration for the films that keep you up at night.
Find the cutest costume for your pet's personality.
If you're struggling with coming up with the perfect Halloween costume every year, then — like you do for all things in life — lean on your better half. Dress up in one of these seriously unique best friend Halloween costumes to show everyone what you and your BFF really mean by "partner in crime." Not only will DIYing a Halloween costume double as a bonding opportunity, but it'll be way more fun to trick-or-treat or party hop on October 31 with your #1 partner by your side.
Juneteenth is almost here, and this year, there are so many ways to pay tribute to the holiday while honoring Black Americans. Black lives, history, and contributions deserve to be recognized—and June 19 is the perfect day to do it. Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, is the official date that the last enslaved people became emancipated in America.
Discover what lurks beneath the candy and costumes.
"It's Halloween; everyone's entitled to one good scare." It's Halloween and it's time to make a scene! Whether you're looking for a great Instagram caption or want to tease the kids in your house with creepy sayings, the Halloween quotes below will fit the bill perfectly.
When it comes to fa-boo-lous Halloween puns, if you've got it — haunt it!
Congress just passed a bill to make June 19 a national holiday.
These helpful tips can help you make (and stick to) a budget this holiday season.
When most Americans think of the 4th of July, they'll probably conjure up images of fireworks, hot dogs, and red-white-and-blue t-shirts. Many 4th of July recipes are easy to make ahead or can be cooked outside (it is the ultimate backyard cookout holiday, after all). Ultimately, no one is going into a 4th of July party expecting the most elaborate, complicated recipes.
Pack up all of your best wigs and head over to Schitt’s Creek this October.
In this op-ed, columnist Jameelah Nasheed reacts to the rapid advancement of Juneteenth as a federal holiday, wondering what it might mean for the future.
National recognition of Juneteenth is undeniable—but it should include a conscious effort to understand and teach the impact of slavery.
Say happy birthday to America with one of these fun things to do. Whether you're in your backyard or at a campsite, use the 4th of July holiday to get outside and make s'mores, tell ghost stories around a fire, or wake up early for a sunrise hike. This could also be a great opportunity to visit some of America's most prized possessions: its National Parks.
Reaction to the bill is mixed. As one Twitter user wrote, “We’re tired of symbolism and no substance. Instead of a day off…stop violating our rights.”
"Great nations don't ignore their most painful moments," President Biden said upon signing the law.