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Chaloner Woods, Hulton Archive
Chaloner Woods, Hulton Archive

Maine Ranks In The Top Ten As ‘Most Dedicated’ In Holiday Meal Prep

The countdown to Christmas is down to three days and many families are defrosting the turkey as I write this post. A recent study from Del Monte Holiday Meal Census says Mainers are very dedicated when it comes to making the holiday meal.

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Sean Gallup, Getty Images
Sean Gallup, Getty Images

Christmas Around the World

We have our Christmas traditions in the United States like Christmas cards, Christmas trees, stuffing stockings and many more. Not everyone around the world has the same traditions. Most countries celebrate Christmas but they do it in their own way.

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Alex Wong, Getty Images
Alex Wong, Getty Images

Holiday Tipping Guide

This time of year, a lot of people are wondering what type of gift or tip should they give service workers. People like babysitters, day care providers, sanitation workers or mail delivers. Whatever you give, you should always put it in a card. Here’s a guild line to follow for tipping.

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Pool, Getty Images
Pool, Getty Images

Wrap a Christmas Present in 15 Seconds

Buying a gift for the holiday is stressful enough but after your purchases you have wrap all the presents and that can take a lot of time. There is technique that may help you cut time off of gift wrapping. It comes from an employee of a department Store in japan that shows how to wrap a present in 15 seconds. Check out this video.

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Christopher Furlong, Getty Images
Christopher Furlong, Getty Images

Unwanted Gifts for Christmas

Christmas present buying is at crunch time now but you still should put some thought into the present and who it for. What do they like, what would they actually use. There are a lot of unwanted gifts that are bought during this time of the year and according from years past, here are the gifts people hope not to receive.

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Bethany Clarke, Getty Images

Self-Gifting a New Trend During Christmas

Something that has been building for a couple of years and now has reached an all-time high is ‘self-gifting’. There has been a 27% jumping in the last 5 years of people buying gifts for their own personal use. They usually spend $237 on self-gifting.

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Eric Thayer, Getty Images
Eric Thayer, Getty Images

How the Poinsettia is Attached to Christmas

Poinsettia Day is celebrated on December 12, it is also known as the flower of Christmas but wasn’t always that way. The poinsettia is native to Mexico and goes back to the Aztecs who used them for flowers, cosmetics, to make purple dye and medicines.

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Andrew Burton, Getty Images
Andrew Burton, Getty Images

UMaine Email Discouraging Christmas-Themed Decorations Causes Uproar

An email from a University of Maine supervisor that directed employees to refrain from displaying Christmas or other religious-themed decorations on campus, has set off an outrage on the campus and the community.

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Andrew Burton, Getty Images

Destination Maine: Madison Christmas Celebration

There are so many family friendly events throughout Maine this weekend, many based around Christmas in Maine. One of the biggest events is this Saturday in Madison.

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Nicole S. Young, Thinkstock
Nicole S. Young, Thinkstock

Question Of The Day: Do You ‘Regift’?

With Christmas about three weeks away, the office Christmas parties will be coming up, and maybe you'll be that person who gets the gag gift during the Yankee swap. Or maybe, you have that one aunt that buys you socks every year.

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