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)

Holiday shopping bargains on wine and cookbooks

Holiday decorations from your garden and yard

Green gifts? Learn to knit

The great greeting card debate

Pining away for a Wollemi

Eco-friendly shipping for the holidays

Jingle this: 6 holiday albums for entertaining

Ten ways to green your Christmas

Christmas trees going 'green' in Oregon

Classic Christmas feast: Goose and chestnuts

A classic Christmas feast