Commercialized American Holidays?

Answer In years past, holidays were days that friends and family came together to commemorate religious or secular events, both joyous and sorrowful. In America, many believe these holidays become more an... Read More »

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Which Holidays Are School Holidays in New York?

New York City's school calendar applies to educational facilities in all five boroughs. The Department of Education notes that the 2010 to 2011 calendar meets the state requirement for a minimum 18... Read More »

How much should you tip at the holidays?

How much you tip during the holidays depends on the quality of service you receive and how generous you're feeling. Some examples include $20 to $50 for gardeners, up to one week’s pay or a gift ... Read More »

How to Tip During Holidays?

It may seem like your holiday gift giving list gets longer and longer every year. There is no need to continue adding to it. Some people on that list may be more deserving of a cash tip rather than... Read More »

How to Eat Healthy During the Holidays?

During the holidays, you may often be tempted to eat baked goods, junk food, sweets, or drink alcoholic beverages while you celebrate or attend holiday festivities. Food items such as these can adv... Read More »