Make the most of the holidays ahead with our great ideas for crafts to make with your kids, recipes for entertaining, fun ways to decorate, and much, much more. Use our toy guides to find the best gifts for every kid on your list. Learn creative new ways to make Valentine's Day crafts or decorate eggs for Easter. Browse our collection of homemade Halloween costumes. Get mom-tested and kid-approved recipes for Thanksgiving. You can also learn the history and traditions of the holidays you celebrate, including rituals from all around the world. So save your sanity and read our suggestions for avoiding holiday chaos, (Yes, it can be done!) and don't forget to check out our community posts for friendly advice from fellow moms.

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Mom Turned Son's Braces Into an Ornament That Now Adorns the Tree Each Year
When one 23-year-old rocks around the Christmas tree, he sees a memory from his teen year's most kids are happy to forget.
Kamala Harris and Doug Emhoff Make History With White House Menorah Lighting Ceremony: 'A Family Tradition'
"In each successive generation, the Hanukkah story provides a powerful lesson and nourishes the wellspring of hope," President Joe Biden said of Hanukkah.
Disney Theme Parks Introduce Black Santa Clauses for the First Time Ever This Holiday Season
Black Santas have been spotted at both Disneyland in Anaheim, California and Disney World in Orlando, Florida for the first time in the Mouse House's 66-year theme park history
Kids Can Become Santa's Helpers With Elf Prep Academy
Kids can get a first-class Elfucation — and parents can get a break — thanks to a new online program.
How To Celebrate the Holidays Without Buying Your Kids a Bunch of Gifts
Is it possible to still celebrate the spirit of the season without consumerism? Read on for ideas on how to have a gift-free holiday season (without inciting war at home).
Kevin Hart Is Bringing the 'Heart' This Holiday Season As Osmo's Chief Kindness Officer
The comedian and actor teamed up with STEAM toy brand Osmo to deliver holiday cheer to a few lucky families.

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Redditors Discuss The 'Yeah....that's Not Going to Happen' Items on Kids' Christmas Lists
Not all wishes can come true during the holiday season. Reddit parents united over some of the items on their kids' lists that won't make it under the tree this year.
Target Announces All Stores Will Be Permanently Closed on Thanksgiving Day Going Forward
"You don't have to wonder whether this is the last Thanksgiving you'll spend with family and friends for a while," Target's CEO notes.

25 Fun and Festive Ways to Countdown to the Holidays

Add extra sparkle to the season with these ideas sure to inspire magical memories—some with Latinx flair.