Global holiday traditions to terrify and delight you + an unconventional holiday recipe
A straw goat under a Christmas tree, surrounded by presents.

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Global holiday traditions to terrify and delight you + an unconventional holiday recipe

The holiday season is famously both the most wonderful and most difficult time of the year, and the season’s traditions reflect the both the...

A Seagoing Cowboy Christmas
Seagoing cowboys carol aboard their ship during the holidays.

From the Archives

A Seagoing Cowboy Christmas

The earliest Heifer supporters traveled around the world delivering four-legged gifts at Christmastime.

A holiday feast from the east
A bowl of chicken curry with cilantro and ginger

Food

A holiday feast from the east

Try something new for your holiday table.

5 Realistic Resolutions For An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle
5 Realistic Resolutions For An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle

Environment

5 Realistic Resolutions For An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle

Lifestyle changes that are realistic and attainable can be more effective at fighting climate change than an overwhelming overhaul of your life.

Delightfully Weird Holiday Traditions Around the Globe
A pair of generic holiday elf dolls sit on a wooden floor together. One is wearing a red outfit and the other is wearing a green one.

Culture

Delightfully Weird Holiday Traditions Around the Globe

Flaming straw goats, spying elves, pooping nativity figurines...these are just some of the strange and delightful Christmas traditions happening...

Tips and tricks for an eco-friendly holiday season
Brown paper packages decorated with pinecones, pine needles and ornaments.

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Tips and tricks for an eco-friendly holiday season

Decorations, gifts, wrapping, potlucks, travel. The holidays can be great fun, but showing up for holiday fun with bells on while also keeping a...

You’d Better Watch Out: Holiday Horrors and Truly Terrifying Traditions from Around the Globe
You’d Better Watch Out: Holiday Horrors and Truly Terrifying Traditions from Around the Globe .

Culture

You’d Better Watch Out: Holiday Horrors and Truly Terrifying Traditions from Around the Globe

In the United States, children who look forward to Christmas presents under the tree in December have to be good all year long, or else they’ll...

How It's Made: Alpaca Yarn & Knits
Knitted hat

Animals

How It's Made: Alpaca Yarn & Knits

Heifer project participants in Apahua, Ecuador are mastering all of these necessary steps to turn their camelid herds into sustainable profit.