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What No One Wants to Talk About During the Holidays

Madeline Wahl | Posted 12.17.2014 | Women
Madeline Wahl

It's like once the most wonderful time of the year hits, everyone smiles and gives thanks and acts nice and looks ahead to the new year. Everyone seems to check out of reality and focus on the happiness surrounding them.

Erin Whitney

18 Of The Most Shocking TV Deaths This Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Whitney | Posted 12.17.2014 | Entertainment

The 2014 television season was like the Red Wedding on repeat: non-stop brutal deaths. From beloved characters to those we hated, many were killed off...

The World's Most Influential Thinkers Of 2014, According To The Internet

The WorldPost | Nathan Gardels | Posted 12.16.2014 | World

If you were to do a systematic analysis of the English-speaking infosphere –- the blogosphere, the Twittersphere and Wikipedia pages -- to determine...

Hanukkah 2014: Understanding The Festival Of Lights

The Huffington Post | HuffPost Religion Editors | Posted 12.16.2014 | Religion

Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights, is celebrated for eight days beginning at sundown on Dec. 16, 2014. On the Hebrew calendar, the dates are 25 ...

Prince George's Christmas Photos Are Full Of Holiday Cheer

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 12.14.2014 | Style

Christmas came early! Prince William and Kate Middleton pulled a Beyoncé and released three new official photos of their son, Prince George, on Sa...

14 Ski Resort Events Delivering Holiday Cheer This Season

Liftopia | Posted 12.13.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

'Tis the season for skiing powder! Oh, and the holidays are upon us as well. I'd rather bury my head in the snow than deal with shopping and, luckily, there are some festive events taking place at ski resorts across the U.S. and the Canadian Rockies.

The Advantages Of Getting A Head Start On Your New Year's Resolutions

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 12.10.2014 | Healthy Living

Some of us put so much pressure on ourselves to make and keep New Year's resolutions that the whole process becomes self-defeating. But what if we got...

94 Meaningful Gift Ideas To Make The World A Merrier Place

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.15.2014 | Impact

Updated on Dec. 10, 2014; 12:00 p.m. EST Gift-giving can be tough when you're shopping for conscious consumers. There's your eco-friendly uncle, y...

To Ski Or Not To Ski?

trivago | Posted 11.29.2014 | Travel
trivago

For many folks, a winter holiday simply isn't complete without a trip to the slopes. But waking up at dawn to catch the first lift, frozen hands and numb toes aren't everyone's cup of tea.

3 Tips to Blast the Holiday Bulge

Kerry Tepedino | Posted 11.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Kerry Tepedino

Ho, ho, ho... yep, it's that time of year again. This year I'm inviting you to do your holidays differently, though. Instead of more sugar, stress, ...

Down the St. Lawrence, the World's Largest Estuary: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 21

Mike Arkus | Posted 10.28.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Sept-Îles station on the vastly wide St. Lawrence River estuary is not the ideal place to be at 10 p.m., without a car, wondering how to get into tow...

PAY PALS: Directors Benefit From Execs' Big Salaries

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.13.2014 | Business

CEO pay is determined by a company’s board of directors. Those directors are compensated for the time they spend shaping the company’s strategy. H...

The Only Christmas Song You'll Ever Need To Hear

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Arts

It's not unexpected that we get a multitude of submissions sent in to us here at The Huffington Post. What is unexpected, however, is this submission ...

Amazing Appetizers For A Flawless Holiday Party

Posted 12.12.2014 | Taste

It just wouldn't be a holiday party without some stuffed mushrooms and creamy dips.

Yagana Shah

7 Holiday Foods You Definitely Need To Avoid

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 12.09.2013 | Fifty

The upcoming days will prove to be a virtual minefield of diet saboteurs and figure-fatteners, with holiday cheer all around. You'll encounter delicio...

Home For The Holidays -- With A Gay Twist

Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

By Rick Clemons for YourTango.com The best present you've ever given yourself was coming out, so don't let any Scrooge's put a "bah humbug" on you...

Jimmy Kimmel Knows If You've Been Naughty Or Nice

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.05.2014 | Comedy

Jimmy Kimmel gets it. All kids want to be on Santa's "nice" list, but kids can be downright mean to one another. The only option? To interrogate them ...

12 Books That Will Definitely Get You In The Holiday Spirit

Posted 01.23.2014 | Books

Your local radio station may be playing "Winter Wonderland" on repeat, and your distant relatives may have already sent out their yearly, rather effus...

Next Friday Will Be The Busiest Travel Day Of 2014

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.12.2014 | Travel

The only thing worse than getting coal in your stocking is... getting home to your stocking in the first place. Experts predict Dec. 19 will be the bu...

9 Of The Most Awful Toys Of Christmases Past

Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

There are few joys as exciting as opening a present as a child. You shake the box to inspect for any clues on the contents, admire the shiny wrapping ...

5 Ways To Avoid Winter Weight Gain

The Huffington Post | Lauren Mikler | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Winter might not officially kick off until December 21, but the temperature's dropping, we're getting all bundled up and the comfort food-filled holid...

WATCH: How To Regift Without Anyone Noticing

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 12.05.2013 | HuffPost Home

Here's a riddle: Is it a regift if it's done in such a way that the recipient has no idea it was a regift? That's what the main discussion was on Huff...

Ultimate Christmas Movie Supercut Is All You Need

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.09.2013 | Entertainment

Don't have time to watch all your favorite Christmas movies this season? Fear not! Screen Junkies have hit us with the ultimate Christmas movie superc...

WATCH: 10 Life Hacks That Could Save Your Christmas

Posted 04.11.2014 | HuffPost Home

No matter how much planning you do, there inevitably comes a point in the lead-up to Christmas when gift-wrapping, breakfast-making emergencies strike...

Yagana Shah

The 10 Most Annoying Christmas Songs Ever

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

From the aisles of your grocery store, the doctor's office waiting room, or an elevator, the pervasive sounds of holiday music are here before you've ...