Holiday Central on Go Ask Mom
Are you looking for events, gifts and other activities for the holidays? This is the place to go.
Here, you'll find all of Go Ask Mom's holiday coverage, including our Holiday Guide, our Made by Mom Gift Guide and more. This will be updated regularly as new posts are added. So check back often!
Looking for Santa at the mall? Christmas parades? Holiday light shows? Christmas shows? And more? Find them all here!
The 2010 Go Ask Mom Holiday Guide now has more than 110 events, including a special shop where kids can find inexpensive gifts for friends and family.
Hanukkah celebrations are planned across the Triangle. The eight-day Jewish celebration starts Dec. 1.
Wondering when all those classic Christmas specials are on TV? TV Guide has it all on a handy calendar.
Support local moms (and one dad) and find some unique gift ideas in Go Ask Mom's Made by Mom Gift Guide!
The mom of one starting knitting as she waited to adopt her daughter from China. The hobby turned into a side business for this working mom, who specializes in knit caps.
Melanie Edwards, creator of Sippy Stuff and babaLABELS, is the next mom to be featured in our Made by Mom Gift Guide.
Sarah Bisher, a mom of three, makes amazing cupcakes, cookies and cakes. And she's on our Made by Mom Gift Guide.
Marianne Smith started making her handmade totes after her husband made an ultimatum about all the fabric she'd been collecting. Find out more about this Cary mom, who is part of our Made by Mom Gift Guide!
Marcia Spencer's passion for creating clothing for young kids exploded with the birth of her daughter a few years ago. Her Small Beans line includes both clothes and shoes for boys and girls.
When Elizabeth Barrick put a hair clip in her newborn daughter's hair, a decision was made and a business was eventually born. Barrick is the owner of Liga Lu's, a line of hair clips and other accessories.
Tracey Gurley researched and began creating natural products to help sooth her newborn daughter's eczema twelve years ago. That research eventually turned into her line of all natural bath and body products.
Amy Smith was looking for a way to supplement her family's income. She also knew she made cookies everybody raved about. The result is Kerrigan's Cookie Shoppe.
Let's just say things have been going really well for Cary Heise, the mom of two, who created the Stay at Home Rock Start T-shirt.
Since we last heard from Karen Campbell of Karen Campbell Creations, she's been busier than ever.
When Lauren Margulies' twins left the neonatal intensive care unit, a nurse told the new mom something she'd never forget and would be an inspiration for her product called Touchy Tags.
Last spring, as school wound down, this mom-and-daugter duo launched a business selling handmade cards and baby items.
I'm not a crafter. But I've ventured into the crafting world as my daughter and I make gifts for friends and family. Here's what we do. What are your favorite holiday crafts?
Looking for last minute Christmas gifts for your kids, nieces, nephews and other children in your life? We'll have some ideas for you over the next week or so. First up: Books.
Still looking for some last minute gifts? The staff of the Teach Me Store in north Raleigh offers some great suggestions.
Still looking for a great gift idea for the kids in your life? Try tickets to a family-friendly performance.
Aysu shares her families favorite recipe for pumpkin cake. Check back here each day this week for more favorite holiday recipes from Go Ask Mom bloggers.
Go Ask Mom is featuring holiday recipes all week. Today it's Gammy's cheese biscuits, a family favorite in Jennifer's house.
Corn casserole is an easy dump, mix and bake recipe that's perfect for this busy time of year.
Sometimes ignorance is bliss. Like not knowing what goes on when the grandparents are watching your kids
Three ingredients. Three steps. Easy as 1, 2, 3!
Tickets go on sale for the Museum of Life and Science's very popular Santa Train. And learn about other Santa Trains in the region.
A south Raleigh golf course is turning into a massive holiday light show starting this weekend.
As a television reporter I usually end up working on Thanksgiving. We all have to work one of the three big holidays, and for me, this is the most benign holiday to miss.
OK, go ahead. Call me Scrooge. I can take it, mostly because it fits.
When did seven become "too old for Santa?" I knew my 10-year-old was done with Santa, but my baby?
I don't know about you, but last week chewed me up and spit me out. For all the vows I made to not let the holidays get me stressed, I am not off to a great start.
OK folks, I need your help. I'm looking to establish holiday traditions in our home.
If you're like me, you're staying up late every night this week, baking cookies, wrapping presents, cleaning the house within an inch on its life. It's stressful, but I can't deny it -- it's fun and exciting, too.
Get in the holiday spirit with some Christmas music from the Sandbox Band! The Triangle-based band that caters to families has a new holiday CD featuring classic Christmas tunes and a couple of originals.
Are you already feeling some stress at the very thought of the upcoming holiday season? If so, you are not alone. And, it doesn't have to be that way!
Experts at Duke Medicine offer some tips for staying healthy and happy during the holidays and all winter long.
Remind kids that there are other less fortunate folks out there by getting them involved in some volunteer projects.
The United Way of the Greater Triangle shares some general ideas for tweens and teens interested in volunteer work, along with some specific agencies that could use some help.