holiday

Fall Eats: Super-Simple Stuffing You Can’t Mess Up

homemade stuffing recipe
Since everyone always tries to start Christmas in November, we like to think it's acceptable to get a head start on Thanksgiving this year. After all, daydreaming about carbs and obnoxious amounts of pie is never a bad thing. Get a heads up on the holiday season by mastering this no-fail stuffing recipe: Serves:... read more

Chocolate-Whiskey Halloween Cupcakes? Yes, Please!

Halloween cupcake recipe
Who needs candy corn and stale Milk Duds when you can have chocolate-whiskey cupcakes for dessert? Fill up on these booze-infused treats for a Halloween you won't forget (or remember). Makes: 30 cupcakes What You'll Need: 2 large eggs 1 cup half and half 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter melted 1/2 cup strong coffee... read more

The Easiest Way to Clean a Sooty Fireplace With Household Items

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It’s time to make your fireplace pretty for your fall decorations and since oily soot can build up over time, your brick will start to look dingy. We sought out the expert advice from Porch.com’s editor, Anne Reagan, for her tips on how to use household items to clean up that mess—not...

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Oh, Snap! Share a Halloween Photo to Win a Samsung Camera

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We'll jump at any chance to dress up! For a most Happy Halloween, we're giving you a chance to win a Samsung GALAXY Camera 2 -- just by sharing a photo of one of your best costumes. Here's how to enter: Follow The Nest on Instagram Post a photo of you OR you and your... read more

5 Ways to Throw a Pinterest-Perfect Mardi Gras Party

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Mardi Gras is upon us; meaning plenty of celebration and an obnoxious amount of food before Lent is a must. Throw the perfect Fat Tuesday party on March 4 with some of our favorite party picks below -- including creative cakes, cocktails and savory treats. (No beads necessary.) More Must-Clicks: 5 Recipes to... read more

10 Awkward Christmas Photos We Wish We Could Unsee

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Think your annual Christmas card is bad? Think again. These couples prove that spreading holiday cheer isn't their strong suit... More Must-Clicks: 12 Sweet Desserts Perfect for Christmas 12 Surprisingly Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments 10 Amazingly Ugly Holiday Sweaters read more

8 Ways to Get in the Christmas Spirit This Season

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With Christmas only a week away, if you're not yet in the holiday spirit -- now is definitely a good time to start. Nesties shared with us what helps them avoid a bad case of the "bah humbugs": “A trip to see The Nutcracker, followed up with warm drinks from Starbucks and a ride home... read more

12 Sweet Desserts Perfect for Christmas

christmas dessert recipes
Because chocolate-chip cookies just won't cut it, I found 12 Christmas desserts that you'll have trouble sharing this season: More Must-Clicks: 12 Surprisingly Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments Best Christmas Cookie Decorating Ideas 5 Holiday Dinner Recipes You'll Love read more

12 Surprisingly Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments

easy diy christmas ornaments
Add some flair to your tree with the 12 easy-to-make Christmas ornaments. Not only are they fool-proof (well...almost), but these festive ornaments will have your holiday guests wondering when you suddenly got so crafty... More Must-Clicks: 11 Creative Christmas Mantels You Need to Copy WIN IT: A $150 Gift Card to... read more

8 Christmas Gifts for Your Guy (That He Definitely Won’t Return)

christmas gifts for guys

Let's face it: Men aren't that picky. (I mean, just look at his taste in ex-girlfriends.) But when it comes to presents, why does your guy always make excuses to exchange the latest gift you got him? To spare yourself the headache of holiday shopping, I asked my friends at The Knot...

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