Christmas decorations
The holiday season is here, and MNN wants you to be prepared. We've compiled everything from recipes to decorations to gift ideas to make your Christmas season fun, green and affordable. Remember: Check back often for new photo galleries and stories — and enjoy the season. (Photo: net_efekt/Flickr)

Kids in need choose between two gifts and surprise everyone with their answer

7 overnight breakfast casseroles for an easy Christmas morning

There's an eggnog shortage? No problem

Holiday food waste is so high because most us have no clue what we're doing in the kitchen

6 awesome family holiday cards on YouTube

NICU babies make precious holiday gifts

Why you should embrace your inner Spug

18 perfect pictures of babies celebrating their first Christmas

How to track Santa this Christmas

Yes Virginia, you can haul a Christmas tree out of a national forest

Physicist uses science to explain how Santa fits down chimneys

The best Christmas present switcheroo ever