40 Recipes for Christmas Dinner

From appetizers to desserts, recipes as special as the holiday itself.

A Cookie A Day for the Entire Season

61 ways to make this the sweetest holiday yet

5 Holiday To-Dos You Don’t Really Have to Do

Let yourself off the hook this season by skipping these tasks. 

10 New Year’s Eve Party Decorations From Etsy

Throwing a big bash to celebrate the New Year? Set the scene for an elegant soiree with these unique and festive decorations.

100 Thanksgiving Recipes

Need some Turkey Day inspiration? Here are dozens of simple Thanksgiving recipes.

12 Delicious Thanksgiving Sides

These 12 easy recipes can be mixed and matched at will and are sure to be the star of your Thanksgiving table.

You Can Already Shop Walmart’s Black Friday 2017 Deals

Score a Hatchimal, 4K TV, and Playstation 4 at a deep discount.

5 DIY Place Cards to Dress Up Your Thanksgiving Table

Once you’ve picked out the staples—the tablecloth, the dishes, and the flowers—a few simple additions, like these creative and festive do-it-yourself place cards can tie the whole table together. From gilded and fanciful to cute and practical, we’ve put together a collection of pretty place cards to fit every style. 

10 Best Store-Bought Party Appetizers

Are your guests feeling peckish? Silence the squawking with these store-bought snacks—Real Simple’s favorites from more than 150 sampled.