A survey by the National Alliance on Mental Illness found that 64 percent of people with mental illness reported that the holidays make their conditions worse. Here are some tips to take care of yourself and loved ones during the holidays.
These nine destinations offer plenty of Christmas spirit alongside fun and one-of-a-kind activities, from themed train rides into the snowy mountains to five-day-long holiday parades.
With the holidays just around the corner, it’s now the season for finalizing travel plans for you and your family — including your furry family members. Here are some tips for traveling with your pet by plane or car — or even leaving them at home.
Fingers crossed that nobody ends up like Tom Hanks in “Cast Away,” but FedEx is so desperate for pilots this holiday season that it’s willing to pay up to $110,000 for pilots to delay retirement.
As you gear up for family gatherings and New Year celebrations, its important to try and keep your pets clear of unhealthy treats, toxic plants and dangerous decorations. Here are 6 tips to keep your pets feeling jolly this holiday season.
WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath has all the tips and tricks for keeping holiday trees, plants and flowers fresh for the season.
Everyone is expected to be cheerful during the holidays, but it can be a tough task for those dealing with the death of a loved one.
The familiar red cups that Starbucks uses to mark the holiday season have gotten some people outraged — not for what they say or depict, but for what they don’t.
It’s just about time for the annual holiday season diet downfall. Avoid packing on the pounds this year with this 30 minute workout.
Rather than adding another point of stress to daily life, local dietitian says it\’s the perfect time of year to slow down and be thankful.
D.C. chef Mary Beth Albright, a final contestant
on Food Network Star\’s seventh season, will join
WTOP Thursday at 1 p.m. to provide tips and answer
your holiday cooking questions.
What\’s the hottest toy for the holidays this year?
Well, there doesn\’t seem to be one.
Surviving the holidays is hard enough as people
juggle shopping, work and family. It gets even
more complicated when a married couple has filed
It can be tough to find the perfect present, and
even more so when the recipient is dealing with a
serious illness. Here are some gift ideas for
A few weeks after its season opening, Salt Lake City\’s Ballet West is making a mid-season shift to the East Coast to perform \’The Nutcracker\’ at the Kennedy Center.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.