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11/28/2020

Virtual Holidays: Visit Santaland

See the holidays through the eyes of a child – or just get a taste of holiday spirit without waiting on long lines. Macy’s recreates its magical Santaland in a…

11/30/2020

Virtual Holidays: The Nutcracker

(Until Dec. 4) It almost wouldn’t be the holidays without The Nutcracker. This dazzling holiday staple, interpreted in so many different ways, is a tradition you don’t have to give…

12/03/2020

Virtual Holidays: National Tree Lighting

For almost a century the National Park Service has guided and managed the National Christmas Tree Lighting. (Learn more here.) You’ll be able to see the show on demand throughout…

12/02/2020 | EST

Virtual Holidays: Rockefeller Tree Lighting

News reports and photos reveal that the Rockefeller Center Tree looks like it’s gone through 2020 just like the rest of us. (Here’s a story about the snarkfest.). Hopefully, the…

11/29/2020

Virtual Holidays: The Met Museum

(Until January 7, 2021). Visitors to New York’s Metropolitan Museum have the benefit of an in-person look at its beautiful, traditional Christmas tree and its hand-crafted Neapolitan ornaments and statuettes…

12/01/2020

Virtual Holidays: Flash Mob

It was just an ordinary day at the food court….   Photo by John Christian Fjellestad on Unsplash…

12/04/2020

Virtual Holidays: Pandemic Hallelujah Chorus

This innovative choral group couldn’t know when they did this funny stunt a few years ago that they figured out a ‘virus-proof; way to perform this holiday staple. This video…

12/17/2020 | EST

Connecting to the Internet: Home for the Holidays

The internet, or web, is an information source, a way to connect with others, a place to play, learn and explore the world — the internet is a world, and…

Monday, October 28

Holiday Survival Guide

We’re heading into that time of the year…the most wonderful, and the most stressful. We know the holidays are stressful for anyone who has family…but they are equally tryingfor those…

Monday, December 3

Dish the Web: Apple-Fennel Pork Wellington

…of control. One of my best go-to meals is pork loin or tenderloin, and now with the holidays coming, I’ve been trolling for dinner party ideas. As usual, one thing…

Friday, December 25

Watch: Holiday video ads

The holidays seem to get the creative juices working for ad agencies in the U.S. and around the world. This short selection from the past few years will make you…

Monday, May 20

How to Use Google Like a Pro and Make Your Life Easy

…is scheduled to leave on time, is delayed, or is arriving early. Google will also tell you the exact terminal where the flight will arrive.   Holidays and Dates  …

Wednesday, December 30

Christmakkah Holiday Cookies

Here’s another favorite from the Senior Planet archives. Enjoy! Hanukkah, Christmas… time to think outside the cookie jar. For the holidays, baker Norma Saulino created some brand-new treats by mixing…

Monday, July 6

Creative Card-making Lifts Spirits

…to home-bound seniors for birthdays or to mark a variety of holidays. Senior Planet learned about member Madelon’s hobby when she posted on our Open Thread about activities pursued during…

Friday, November 14

Take Better Pictures With Your Phone or Tablet

…shoulders from holding up the camera for an hour. Since the holidays are coming up and photos of friends and family are de riguer, I thought I’d do a little…