Push that trip to see Aunt Edna back to mid-January or February, April, May, or the middle of September or December and you'll be able to splurge a bit while you're there with the money you've managed to save on your airline tickets.
Candy cane reading glasses are one way to show your holiday spirit without having to wear the ugly Christmas sweater you've felt obligated to keep for years because it was a gift from your great-aunt Edna.
From the bride's family: "Mr. and Mrs. John Smith of Chicago are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Smith, to Ben Brown, son of Don and Edna Brown of Cleveland, Ohio.
If, however, you're getting something for great-aunt Edna and you heard she's looking for a new nightie, you should probably just stick to the aforementioned flannel nightshirt and pants.
He's gone back to musical theater, playing Mrs. Edna Turnblad in Hairspray and has made appearances on television including a cameo as Vinnie Barbarino on The Drew Carey Show.