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)

Furoshiki: Versatile reusable gift wrap

It's so tart it's sweet: Take our cranberry quiz

Better turkey choices

Taza organic chocolate

Hazelnut-cranberry stuffing recipe

Homemade holiday food gifts: Cranberry bread

Seasonal recipe: Apple cranberry cobbler

Charging ahead to the holidays

Make upcycled purses for holiday gifts

Avoiding the flu at holiday parties

How to make Cranberry Infused Vodka

Greening the Christmas tree