Holiday visitors frequently come bearing gifts, but sometimes they also bring holiday mishaps - like stains.
If you're still struggling with what to give your female significant other this season, the Christian Science Monitor has some tips on what not to give.
Stuck on what to serve for your Christmas meal? There's no one right answer.
Dr. Katy Nelson, veterinarian
Shawn Tiller, deputy chief inspector of the U.S. Postal Service
Consumer Reports surveyed 1,100 adults. See if what they dislike about the holidays is what you dislike.
Looking for last-minute gifts? Here are some suggestions that promote a healthier lifestyle.
WTOP's Bob Madigan reports.
Gerri Detweiler, Credit.com
Christmas Day is one week away, but don't worry if you're not done shopping for gifts.
AAA survey: More than 40 percent of Washington-area residents to travel during holidays
Before you guzzle down your favorite holiday drink from the area coffee shop, listen up.
The holiday spirit is alive at the U.S. Botanic Garden, where fantasy trainscapes, poinsettias and one of D.C.'s largest indoor Christmas trees are on display.
Time is quickly running out for getting those Christmas presents to their destinations, and shipping carriers are urging customers to get their last minute orders in this week.
Shoppers endure jammed parking lots and stacks of advertisements in search of the perfect gift. But that's only one part of the equation.
Now that the holiday season is in full swing, there are plenty of festive concert events scheduled in the D.C. region.
The bad economy is having a major impact on the Toys for Tots program in our area. Donations are not pouring in this year, and that means more kids will be waking up on Christmas morning without anything under the tree.
They are cards long-forgotten in the bottom of the sock drawer, or bought from a store where you never shop. But they are not worthless and you can still get something out of them.
Emily Yoffe, "Dear Prudence" advice columnist for Slate Magazine
A Kansas man has been penalized for having a bit too much Christmas spirit.