Get ready to party. The holidays are coming and so are Aldi's wine, cheese and beer advent calendars.
This year, the chain is expanding the selection of these popular holiday items, with new versions featuring beers, toys and dog treats set to arrive in stores on Nov. 6, according to the Aldi Shop Differentli blog.
The wine calendar features...Read more
Toys R Us is making a comeback, thanks to Target, just as the busy holiday shopping season looms.
The Minneapolis retailer will support the bankrupt toy company's new online portal at ToysRUs.com and also provide fulfillment services, Target announced last week.
But the new website won't be selling toys. ...Read more
While some folks can't wait to bust out their sleds and snow boots come winter, plenty of people prefer to ditch the chilly temperatures and flock to a warmer climate. And if you can leave your passport at home - well, that can almost seem like a holiday miracle. From sandy beaches and boat parades to boozy Santa runs and traditional tree ...Read more
Back in the day, Diahann Caroll always showed up on the scene 100% lady, complete with gloves, pantyhose and respectable closed-toe pumps. She'd wear a cute little suit. Perhaps a hat. And her lips would be that perfect nude, with just a hint of gloss. The goal was class, beauty, and elegance - to embody grace and style. And that's what Carroll ...Read more
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: A good friend of mine, when we see each other for the first time in awhile, opens the conversation with self-criticism about her looks. "Sorry my hair is a mess." "I was running late so didn't even have time to put on lipstick." "I've put on weight since I saw you last." "I wanted to ...Read more
Surgeon explains at home fix for dark spots
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LONG ISLAND, N.Y. - Corduroy is having an, um, a wale of a comeback.
While it regularly shows up at stores for fall in dribs and drabs, this season, the durable, often-cottony textile that boasts a distinctive striped rib pattern is trending hard. Comfortable, fashionable, cozy and cute - what could be better? The appeal is universal and ...Read more
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: What is your rule on sneakers/trainers/athletic shoes at work? I like to wear Converse-type sneakers with my knee-length skirts. Is it too youthful and try-too-hard?
- Suze C.
Dear Suze: There are no rules on this. Sneakers can look great with skirts no matter what your age and the only question you have to ask ...Read more
Sometimes, you just need a beach getaway. Unfortunately, you also often need a thick wallet to enjoy one properly. But before you convince yourself that you simply don't have the cash for a vacation to fill-in-the-blank, take a look at our list of nine amazing beach destinations - that are surprisingly affordable.
1. CORFU, GREECE
While most...Read more
Just in time to boost fall wardrobes, Marshalls has opened an online store.
Marshalls.com will feature brand-name designer apparel, shoes and home goods similar to what is found in the chain's more than 1,100 discount stores. But the new online store also will offer a "unique mix" of fresh brands ...Read more
When actors assume the roles of real people, part of their job is to seamlessly take on the character's sartorial style. Most of the time, the looks are decades, or even centuries, old. So contemporaries they usually are not. That means the chances of getting to play someone whose sense of style you clearly had a hand in shaping is unheard of.
Ready for some football? Then head to AMC Theaters to watch the big game on Sunday.
Kick back in the chain's comfy recliners and watch pro football games at select theaters nationwide.
Games will be announced on Fridays.
The offer is for AMC Stubs reward members who also get to vote on games that will be shown. It's free to join the program...Read more
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Sri Lanka is a beautiful, exotic destination full of culture, nature, wildlife and smiling faces. For a country with such a violent (and recently so, at that) history, the island is actually home to some of the friendliest people out there. Located between India and southeast Asia, Sri Lanka is neither quite like India nor Asia, leaving it in ...Read more
Round up your gobblins and head to IHOP where kids can eat free. The chain has spooky new specials.
The chain is offering free meals for kids 12 and under with each purchase of an adult entree from 4 to 10 p.m. through Nov. 3 at participating locations. No coupon is necessary.
IHOP has introduced the Addams Family menu, which includes a kid-...Read more
Target is introducing a new loyalty program this fall.
Target Circle will offer cash back and special savings to shoppers enrolled in the free program coming to stores on Oct. 6, the company announced on Monday.
Rewards include 1% back on all purchases, personalized coupons, early access to sales and a "birthday surprise," which ...Read more
Poshmark connects millions of buyers and sellers with new and used luxe brands, such as Chanel.
After scouring thrift stores for luxury goods, I've decided to keep a few treasures I've found. I'm regularly using a cute Fendi purse and a pair of vintage Gucci sunglasses that I scored for less than $8.
But other finds, such as a new Versace ...Read more
Stay on trend with this year's best adult costumes for Halloween. These picks draw inspiration from movies, television shows, comic books and other pop culture.
Another school year often brings a new "back-to-school" wardrobe, be it uniforms or a different look for a new grade. But before you go out to buy more, consider some statistics found in author Elizabeth Cline's latest book, "The Conscious Closet: The Revolutionary Guide to Looking Good While Doing Good." Data like:
A third ...Read more
Beverly Hills surgeon explains at-home fix
for improving aging skin...
Traveling by train can be a romantic way to see the world. Flights may get you to your destination faster, but the slow pace of riding the rails provides a one-of-a-kind experience. Plus, when you're traveling through some of the most beautiful landscapes on earth, it becomes truly unforgettable. Train travel may not be as popular in the ...Read more
SAN DIEGO - Getting up at 3:30 a.m. on a Saturday morning for anything other than heading to an amusement park isn't something most 12-year-olds would be interested in. Gina Mertz counted herself among most 12-year-olds when her dad was leading a ministry group to prepare and hand out food to their local community of people experiencing ...Read more
I have a new hobby and it involves shopping. Shocking, I know.
I've been trolling South Florida thrift stores, stocking my closet with luxury goods. You know I never pay retail. A few recent scavenger hunts with my favorite shopping partner Ruth have yielded some truly dazzling finds for very little cash.
Ruth and I are dipping our toes into ...Read more
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