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Holiday Lights Street Tour

Pack along this handy list of locations to include in your holiday light tour! ....Have Fun!

It’s Not About the Gifts

This month's Dad's Eye Humor excerpt on the Holidays, and gift giving, Dad-Style...

Next Thanksgiving, Lets Just Have Turkey

If getting through the holidays isn't enough, try adding a little extra "surprise" to the mix...

Share the Spirit of the Season with Holiday Cookies

The holidays are a season of sharing – sharing memories, sharing recipes and sharing the holiday spirit by making and giving homemade cookies. This year, the baking pros at McCormick are collaborating with cookie-sharing expert Kim Ima, owner of New York City’s The Treats Truck and author of the new “The Treats Truck Baking Book,” to make sure flavorful cookies are at the top of everyone’s gift list.

Holiday Entertaining: Traditions with a Twist

Traditions help keep people connected over years and generations, and we love the experience of the holidays. But what happens when those traditions no longer work? Circumstances, budgets or tastes change, and sometimes you need a little help finding a new way to celebrate.

Spooktacular Halloween Goodies

Halloween! Every year the kid in me eagerly anticipates celebrating this festive autumn holiday. I enjoy conjuring up a ghostly good time for family and friends.

It's Peppermint Season!

Visit www.wilton.com for additional holiday ideas, and to order baking and decorating supplies.

Shedding the “Entitlement” Cloak - Raising Kids with an Appreciation for Hard Work

These days, the term “entitlement” is becoming rather commonplace.  What exactly is entitlement?  In layman’s terms, it is when someone believes they should be given something they have not put effort into earning or acquiring.  There is definitely an entitlement problem in this country and with each generation the problem seems to grow.

Sweet Ways to Celebrate the Season

Some people may have visions of sugar plums dancing in their heads during this time of year, but I have other sweet things on my mind. It's such a fun time of year to bake cakes, breads and cookies and share them with friends and family! Here are a few ways you can celebrate the season by baking:

A Lane County Valentine's Day: Food, Fun and Family

<a href="http://www.oregonfamily.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/fruitheart.jpg"><img class="alignright size-full wp-image-565" title="fruitheart" src="http://www.oregonfamily.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/fruitheart.jpg" alt="" width="156" height="156" /></a>This Valentine's Day, share the love with friends, family and neighbors by making these sweet treats or fun crafts. There are also lots of events happening in and around the Eugene area, giving you lots of choices for how to spend your day.