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How Christmas is Celebrated Around The World

Christmas is a Christian holiday that celebrates the birth of Jesus. This feast was created by the Pope to promote Christianity and remove Pagan festivals celebrated at the winter solstice. During the IVth century, the Pope decided to bring the Christmas day on December 25th. Read more

Why I Love Christmas

For some, Christmas is just another day on the calendar. It's one holiday out of many. But for me - and for billions of others - Christmas is much more than just a holiday. It's a state of mind. (more…)...
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Winter Educational Ideas for Preschoolers

It's always fun to use things in our children's everyday lives to spark discussion and easy educational activities. Since many of us are currently in the midst of winter, this season can be a great topic of "study" for our littlest ones. (more…)...
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Using Cinnamon for Winter Holiday Decorating

Cinnamon comes from a small evergreen tree, native to Sri Lanka and Southern India. It comes from the bark, and is widely used as a spice. The flavor of cinnamon is due to an aromatic oil, which actually makes up less than one per cent of its composition. Cinnamon is hands down one of the most...
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Things to Do on a Snow Day

Kids, teachers and parents alike love the freedom a snow day brings. Work and school are put on the back burner and everyone can enjoy a day off from their normal, everyday life. Whether you get a few days off each season or you live in an area where snow days are a rarity, take...
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