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How artificial Christmas trees are made

Artificial Christmas trees start with a steel frame and can come in different colours, tipped with “snow,” or built to be several stories tall. Strips of green PVC plastic are cut into needles and then attached to the frame. Lights and ornaments are added on by hand and the tree […]
How artificial Christmas trees are made
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10 airports to avoid if you’re flying during the holiday season

Airlines For America or A4A expects 45.7 million passengers will fly on US airlines during the Christmas holiday travel season between December 20 and January 6, 2019. That’s an increase of 5.2% over 2017. A4A is a trade group that represents major US airlines including American, United, JetBlue, Southwest, and […]
10 airports to avoid if you’re flying during the holiday season
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Jillian Michaels’ 7 tips for a happier holiday season

The holiday season can be stressful, despite trying to focus on your friends and family. Fitness expert Jillian Michaels spoke with Insider to give advice on how to have a happier holiday season. She recommended going to holiday parties, giving back to your community, and not spending money on gifts. […]
Jillian Michaels’ 7 tips for a happier holiday season
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29 photos show the White House all decked out for Christmas

The White House has unveiled this year’s Christmas decorations. The official theme is “American Treasures.” The first family’s official holiday card and ornament join the elaborate installations on display throughout the White House’s main rooms and public areas. Each year, the halls of America’s most well-known address get decked out […]
29 photos show the White House all decked out for Christmas
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16 behind-the-scenes photos show the White House being decorated for Christmas

The White House is being decorated for Christmas. After months of planning, thousands of volunteers and staff transform the residence in a matter of days. These photos show the transformation behind-the-scenes. First lady Melania Trump and her staff have been planning what the White House will look like for Christmas […]
16 behind-the-scenes photos show the White House being decorated for Christmas
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100 gift ideas for under $100

If you celebrate Christmas, it’s officially time to start shopping. Make a list of who you need to buy for, and choose a budget for each person. Here are 100 gift ideas under $US20, $US50, $US75, and $US100 to help you out. Buying gifts for the holidays doesn’t have to […]
100 gift ideas for under $100
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The best and worst days to travel around Christmas in 2018

Travel search engine Kayak looked at flight data from last year to predict the best times to travel around Christmas this year. According to Kayak’s data, you’ll get the cheapest flights – both domestic and international – if you’re willing to fly on Christmas eve or Christmas day. The priciest […]
The best and worst days to travel around Christmas in 2018