Holidays

  1. These Words Celebrate The Spirit Of Kwanzaa

    For seven days from December 26 through January 1, Black Americans across the US celebrate the joyous holiday of Kwanzaa. What are some of this holiday's celebratory words?
  2. We Asked: What Are Five Words To Describe Hanukkah?

    We asked these people who celebrate Hanukkah to give us 5 words they think of when the holiday comes around every year.
  3. We Asked: What Are Your Favorite Christmastime Words?

    Christmas is right around the corner and there’s a lot of things that come to mind around this time of year. What words reminds you of Christmastime?
  4. Conversational No-Nos To Avoid During The Holidays

  5. Cracking The Christmas Carol Code

  6. Teach Your Kids New Words By Describing These Holiday Characters

    It’s the holiday season—there’s more downtime than usual and the winter weather keeps most of us from spending too much time outside. So it’s obviously a great time to work on analytical and writing skills in a fun and engaging way. Come on, you know that sounds fun! Wait, just hear us out … There are any number of familiar characters in the holiday stories, …

  7. When Exactly Are The 12 Days Of Christmas?

    Are there actually 12 Days of Christmas? And if so when are they? Let's take a little stroll down Christmas carol lane to find out ...
  8. Can You Guess What These Christmas Carol Words Mean?

    Like many of us, these contestants have no idea what figgy pudding or many other words from Christmas carols actually mean. Contestants ... you're up.
  9. Words You Need To Know To Watch The Classic Holiday Movies

    Along with presents and beautifully decorated trees, the holidays deliver the blessing of movies that are part of many family traditions! From Miracle on 34th Street to Elf, these are the movies we watch over and over again every holiday season. (Ready for that Christmas Story marathon? We are!) These beloved classics are chockablock with dialogue we have heard so many times … but do we …

  10. 7 Word Games And Activities To Do With Your Elf On The Shelf

    The holiday season has finally arrived, which means it’s time for the Elf On The Shelf to make its triumphant return! Whether you’re a seasoned elf parent, or this is your very first year introducing the concept, chances are you’re looking for some creative elf activities to keep your kids entertained all December long. While there are certainly plenty of ways for the Elf On …