Tagged: fun

Trimming the Nontraditional Tree

Trimming the Nontraditional Tree

Holidays are usually steeped in tradition.  From the songs sung to the food prepared, when it comes to Christmas, people default to the past.  However the decorating of the...

Icing on the Cookie

Icing on the Cookie

Decorating Christmas cookies is an art form for some bakers.  Since this is the last weekend before Christmas, this is the perfect time to begin baking cookies.  Here...

Holiday Fun Fact: Reindeer

Holiday Fun Fact: Reindeer

According to a poll, what percentage of American adults say they cannot name all of Santa’s reindeer?  The answer is in the comments section below.  In case you...

Count Down of Top Christmas Movies

Count Down of Top Christmas Movies

Today we are counting down our 13 favorite Christmas movies (1 for each night starting tonight through Christmas Eve).  While you watch a kid shoot his eye out <#1> and an angel get his wings...

Cool Holiday Apps

Cool Holiday Apps

You have decked your halls and de-mothballed your favorite ugly Christmas sweater, but now it’s time to get your gadgets into the holiday spirit.   Check out these awesome...

Bottoms Up

Bottoms Up

Yesterday on Facebook we asked what’s the best winter/holiday drink?  People commented some great ideas: hot apple cider, hot chocolate, eggnog (and some variations with a little extra...

Guinness Book of World Records: This Day In History

Guinness Book of World Records: This Day In History

Today marks the anniversary of Ken Jennings, Jeopardy! superstar & America’s sweetheart, being defeated after a remarkable 74 game winning streak.  Jennings made his first appearance on Jeopardy!...

Hit the Snooze on Black Friday This Year

Hit the Snooze on Black Friday This Year

Though a time honored tradition…bracing cold weather and overtired bargain hunters seems like an awfully difficult way to save some cash for the holidays.  Especially considering Lakeside.com offers...

Stepping In As Ed McMahon

Stepping In As Ed McMahon

Over the last couple weeks I was charged with informing the Lakeside Collection $1,000 Sweepstakes winners that they won a $1,000 American Express gift card.  No, I did...

Interesting Math For Today

Interesting Math For Today

Here is some remarkable math for this Friday, 11/11/11 afternoon. Did you know multiplying 111,111*111,111=12345654321 –> another interesting turn of numbers.