Holidays

Ball Drop On New Years Eve
Ever wonder about that  ball in Times Square?  The New Year's Eve ball first dropped in Times Square in 1907.  I've researched it, um, just because I need to know.  Little things like this keep me out of trouble! :) Check out these interesting things I found out about &…
Taylor Swift Christmas Cards
I heard about this and thought, 'wow! I'll bet the XL NATION would love to know about this!'  So When Taylor Swift designs or approves a design for a Christmas card, you know her heart is in it. American Greetings knows she’s a December baby who grew up on a …
Ralphie From ‘A Christmas Story,’ All Grown Up
"You'll shoot your eye out kid"...this is one of my all time favorite movies!  I made my three boys watch this with me every Christmas.  Back then it was on several tv channels during the holiday season.  We'd be switching channels and BOOM, there it was.&n…
Feeling Stressed Out Due To The Holidays?
I used to stress every year around the holidays.  I still have lots of friends that stress out completely this time of year.  Always running, always behind, always complaining about something.  I have finally discovered (with my wife Lori's help), that if you just breathe, smile, and take a step bac…
Thanksgiving Leftovers: What To Do Now
So what do you do with all those leftovers from Turkey Day?  Besides sammiches, and just snacking, do you actually make full meals out of your leftovers?  This is the first year in many that Lori and I don't really have that much left over, because we went to a friends house for the h…
The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
Because we can barely contain our Christmas spirit, we’ve created an entire site to get Bozeman a head start in celebrating the most wonderful time of the year.
Your Smart Guide To Black Friday
Are your ready to shop 'til you drop? Experts are predicting that 4-million more Americans will be shopping this Friday than did last year, and record holiday shopping is expected in Bozeman. Many stores will open early and close late. In fact, some stores in the Gallatin Valley Mall will open …