Holidays

Old Fashioned Cocktail

Nutrition

Festive Lower-Calorie Holiday Cocktail Recipes

Photo via Flickr user Dinner SeriesWho doesn’t relish in a good cocktail when the holiday season rolls around? While we love festive cocktails, we don’t love the extra calories that some of them bring. Try these two lower-calorie cocktail recipes!

Beauty

Seasonal Treatments to Make Your Spa Days Merry & Your Skin Bright

Starbucks has its peppermint mochas and gingerbread lattes to celebrate the season, and spas are getting in on the festivities as well, with menus sprinkled with holiday-inspired offerings. Flavored with ingredients like mint, sugar, spice and everything nice, these scrumptious spa services we rounded up will soothe body and soul and get you in the []

Beauty

SpaFinder’s Favorite Wellness Gifts of 2011

Giving the gift of wellness is a thoughtful way to show friends and family that you care about their health and happiness year-round. From customized yoga mats and hi-tech workout clothing to cookbooks and skincare products from the world’s top spas, check out our favorite wellness gifts of 2011.

Travel & Play

Thanksgiving Spa Specials to be Thankful For

Delicious pumpkin pie. Mouthwatering turkey and stuffing. Savory cranberry sauce. It’s difficult to pinpoint the best part of Thanksgiving (Eating? Quality time with the fam? Football games?), but we have a feeling the following might just be your new favorite part of Turkey Day: Resort spas dishing up holiday deals and packages that you may []

Red Mountain Resort & Spa

Fitness

Best Spas for Weight Loss

Losing weight tops the list of most-common New Year’s resolutions, so why not tip the scale in your favor? Kick off the year with a healthful trip to one of these top 10 favorite getaway spas – where you can spa and shed pounds at the same time – that were 2010 SpaFinder Readers’ Choice Awards winners for ‘”best for weight loss.”

Cavallo Point, Sausalito, California

Editors' Picks

What’s in Store at Your Favorite Spa

Have you been naughty or nice this year? No matter – everyone deserves a bit of relaxation time during the holiday hustle and bustle, and ’tis the season for a shopping (and spa-ing) spree! We’ve shopped around to find select getaway destinations that combine both shop and spa. Check out the pure indulgence that these []

Nutrition

Miraval Recipes: Warm Pear Gingerbread & Walnut Ice Cream

The holidays are in full swing, which means a house full of food and delicious treats to delight in. What better way to stimulate your senses, nourish your body, and warm the house than to bake a seasonal bread, fresh in your kitchen oven? Miraval’s Warm Pear Gingerbread recipe fits the bill perfectly – we []