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Why I Don't Want Any Gifts for Mother's Day

Kristina Cappetta | Posted 05.03.2016 | Parents
Kristina Cappetta

Sure, I love to get gifts and get pampered just as much as the next momma. Do I deserve gifts? Sure, why not? But, why do we have to guilt our kids and significant others to buy us something special, take us out to eat, and let us put our feet up on just one day?

Why Grandmothers Are So Important

Kristina Cappetta | Posted 04.27.2016 | Parents
Kristina Cappetta

Grandmothers just rock. Simply put. Mine sure did. So, don't let this "Hallmark Holiday" go by without giving those grandmothers some extra recognition. They sure do deserve it. As we all know, they won't be here forever.

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know the Hallmark Holidays?

Peyton Price | Posted 12.11.2016 | Comedy
Peyton Price

Are you ready for the holidays? Or, more specifically: Are you ready for the Hallmark Holidays? The Hallmark Holidays, which we've been celebrating by watching the Hallmark Channel since November 1 when you slackers were just digging into the Halloween candy, have their own special set of traditions.

Hallmarking Mother's Day in Handwriting

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 07.08.2014 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

My mother also kept the Mother's Day cards she received from her six children. Following her move from the family home to a small living space, she returned to each of us the cards we'd sent her throughout our entire lives.

Pundit Is Happy Hallmark Removed 'Gay' From Ornament Because It Means 'Sexual Perversion'

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Hallmark has received a barrage of criticism over a eyebrow-raising tweak to the lyrics of the popular carol "Deck the Halls" on one of its 2013 Keeps...

Hallmark Responds To 'Gay' Ornament Controversy

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

By Kevin Murphy KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov 1 (Reuters) - Hallmark Cards has apologized for changing a word in a well-known Christmas carol ...

Should Hallmark Have Removed 'Gay' From This Christmas Ornament?

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

One of Hallmark's 2013 Keepsake ornaments is intended as a colorful homage to "Deck the Halls," but the featured line contains a notable change in the...

An Avid Viewer's Guide to this Season's Hallmark Holiday Movies

Aleida Fernandez | Posted 02.02.2013 | Media
Aleida Fernandez

Coming home from school for the holidays, it is obvious that there is something in the air. Is it my family's excitement at having me home? The love from all our family togetherness? No! It's the beginning of Hallmark's endless Christmas-themed holiday movie season!

When Mother's Day Can't Be Contained in a Card

Davis Schneiderman | Posted 07.07.2012 | Parents
Davis Schneiderman

Each time I see Kelly with our daughters, tickling them, singing with them and giving them even more of what she knows they'll need to become strong women, I am proud of her and our family.

14 Love Myths And Conspiracy Theories | Posted 04.14.2012 | Weird News

You often hear the phrase "Hallmark Holiday" when Valentine's Day pops up in conversation. But where does V-Day come from? And is love really just...

Don't Tell Me to Feel Bad on Valentine's Day!

Vicki Larson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

There was a time when I looked forward to Valentine's Day.

Happy Masturbation Month!

Daniel Denvir | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Daniel Denvir

You may not realize that it's been masturbation month for almost two weeks already. I know, it's just a Hallmark holiday, but you won't use that excuse with your mother this Sunday.

Sam Stein

Obama's First 100 Days Are A Bogus Metric, Axelrod Says | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The mystique of the first 100 days of a president's first term in office is certainly one of Washington's odd creatures. A rather arbitrary partition ...