Articles Tagged ‘xmas’


Give Cards That Give Back: 5 No-Fail Gift Cards

Come holiday season, it’s the thought that counts, and one of the most thoughtful presents of all just might surprise you: a gift card. Once…

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Gift Card Bonuses: Long Island Restaurant Gift Cards that Give Back

It wasn’t long ago gift cards were considered impersonal, last-minute gifts. It also wasn’t long ago we were wearing neon blue spandex, a side pony…

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Merry Christmas! Christmas Events on Long Island 2011

How you can spread the Yuletide cheer this season.


Christmas & Hanukkah Events on Long Island Dec. 8-15

World’s Tallest Lego Menorah @ North Shore Jewish Center, 385 Old Town Rd, Port Jefferson Station A14-foot menorah made of Legos on display! Ongoing Live…

(The Best) Christmas Events On Long Island

Aside from an authentic A Christmas Story full-size replica leg lamp—and, you know, world peace—there really is nothing we want for Christmas this year. We’re going to steer clear of the mall madness/Jericho Turnpike death corridor until the last possible minute, have a few cups of cheer and enjoy the one time of year we listen to Celine Dion on purpose.

Christmas Ornaments For The Green, Trendy–And Slightly Disturbed

So at first we decided to forgo the office Christmas tree. We got out our string of LED lights, wrapped them around the head of our beloved mascot, Pressley the Panda, and called it a day. But a synthetic panda head doesn’t smell like pine. So, we came up with a better idea—a real, sustainably grown tree with recycled ornaments. Our choice? The dozens of cardboard cozies we’ve been hoarding from our Massapequa Perk coffee addiction. But hey, not everyone downs gallons of organic Ethiopian coffee per day and saves their trash to a degree worthy of a reality show on the A&E channel. So for the rest of you, here are some alternatives.