Planned or spontaneous, pull off your next party with ease

Easy tips for hosting a spontaneous or planned fall gathering

Do-it-yourself tricks and treats for Halloween party hosts

(BPT) - Decorating for an All Hallows' Eve monster bash can be frightful ... for hosts. From the invitations and decor to the entertainment and favors, it can be quite an undertaking. But there’s no need to fret. You can haunt your Halloween party with easy do-it-yourself decor and crafts.

Fall in Love with Fashionable Crafts

(Family Features) Each new season brings fresh trends in fashion and style.

Safe Halloween Fun with Pets

(Family Features) Including pets in your family’s Halloween festivities can be a fun addition to your celebration.

Bird feeding faux pas? 5 easy, no-fret fixes

Fabulous food, pretty presentation and attention to detail can earn you a reputation as an amazing host among your human guests. But when you serve your feathered friends, are you committing a feeding faux pas that you fear may prove unforgivable?

Change Up Your Routine

Healthy ways to reinvent yourself.

Perk Up Your Party

(Family Features) The arrival of warmer weather months can only mean one thing – more opportunities for friends to gather together and enjoy an evening of beautiful weather, delicious food and tasty beverages.

Gifting the Future

Generativity is the state of having concern for others and the future, and the effort of making a conscious contribution to the greater good. Those who strive to make such a contribution seem to enjoy better mental and physical health as they age.

10 words you should retire from your vocabulary

Does your lexicon confuse your grandkids and leave you the butt of jokes? Consider dropping these 10 words from your vocabulary.

Sticking with your peers: The cities with the most "mature" populations

Living with your over-55 peers in Arizona, Florida or California will be great fun and economical, too.

5 cozy books to read by the fire this winter

Simultaneously thought provoking, relate-able, and inspiring, coming of age novels provide great winter reading material for readers of all ages.

Must-see family holiday movies

These must-see mix of classic family holiday movies will appeal to multiple generations of your loved ones to make your holiday season even more festive.

New theater trends to check out for the theater-adverse

How theater fanatics and theater newbies can unite with universally captivating modern trends.

Snowshoeing: The ideal winter sport for all ages

Snowshoeing is a sport that’s becoming increasingly popular today because it can be done by people of all ages, it’s a good form of exercise and it’s a good way to enjoy nature in the winter.

3 fun table games to play at your next gathering

Try these simple, but hilarious table games at your next dinner party!