New Year’s Day
- FamilyFun: New Years — Ideas for celebrating the New Year with the whole family
- Merpy’s New Year — Learn how to say Happy New Year in many different languages!
- Holiday Fun: New Year’s Day — Fun stuff for kids from Primarygames.com
- Happy New Year — Games, calendars and other fun things from Billy Bear’s Playground
- Tournament of Roses — Read about the annual Tournament of Roses Parade and the Rose Bowl Game
- The L Street Brownies Polar Plunge — Every year since 1904, South Boston’s L Street Brownies have plunged into the ocean to welcome the New Year. This article from the Mass Moments site describes the origins of this tradition.
- New Year’s Recipes — Recipes to start the New Year off right from Allrecipes.com
- The Best New Year’s Eve Recipes — Entertaining ideas from the Food Network
- New Year’s Books for Kids — Children’s books to ring in the New Year.
The Best of 2013
- Google Zeitgeist 2013: What did the World Search for in 2013 — Google’s year in review and top 100 searches
- NPR’s Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2013’s Great Reads — The year’s best books from National Public Radio.
- Notable Children’s Books of 2013 — The New York Times’ picks for best children’s books of the year
- Top 50 Albums — Pitchfork’s choices for the best music of 2013
- Rex Reed: The Best Films of 2013 — The New Observer critic’s picks for best movies of the year
- The Best Photographs of 2013: in pictures – The Guardian newspaper’s choices
- TIME Picks the Top 10 Photos of 2013 — The year in images from Time Magazine