Holidays

Celebrate the holidays with Better Homes and Gardens! Starting with New Year's parties, easy Valentine's Day desserts, Easter egg decorating ideas, and Fourth of July crafts, we help you enjoy the holiday festivities. When it comes to Halloween, we've collected the best pumpkin stencils, the tastiest Halloween treats, and the spookiest decorations. At Thanksgiving, look to us for a delicious holiday menu. At Christmas, you'll find DIY ornaments, homemade cookies, and festive Christmas tree decorating ideas.

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Here’s Why Micro Goals Work Better Than New Year’s Resolutions

This year, don't make a big New Year’s resolution. You’ll be more likely to reach your goals and see plans through by setting micro goals instead.

Organize a Neighborhood 4th of July Parade

A good neighborhood parade has music, costumes, candy, and vehicles, but you don't have to blow your budget to throw one. Follow our eight easy steps to organize a fun and festive Fourth of July parade that's inexpensive and stress free.

How to Hang Patriotic Bunting Outside

Hanging American flag bunting on the front porch is the perfect way to celebrate Independence Day. We'll show you how to decorate your house with swags and bunting to show your support for America.

33 Easy 4th of July Drinks for Your Holiday Party

Get your patriotic party on with these red, white, and blue 4th of July drinks. Our festive recipes—including summer sangria, mocktails, and ice cream shakes—will help you celebrate Independence Day in style. Just pick a Fourth of July drink recipe and prepare your toast!

9 Vibrant Ways to Celebrate Day of the Dead at Home This Year

Learn some of the history behind the traditions, and bring a little passion—and a lot of color—to your home.

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Make-Ahead Thanksgiving Appetizers for a Low-Stress Holiday

You can check appetizers off your Thanksgiving day to-do list.