The holidays, from Thanksgiving through New Year's, are a whirlwind of activity. Sometimes you don't surface until February. We always want to celebrate and share gifts with all of our friends and family, but simply don't have the time or the money. These holiday ideas for a homemade Christmas are the perfect compromise. Easy but still festive. Plus, we teach you how to temper chocolate, and give you great tips on how to behave at your next office party.