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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Create a Mistletoe Kissing Ball – Homemade Christmas Decorations

Mistletoe has been used to decorate homes during Christmas for many, many years. There has been a long held tradition of kissing underneath mistletoe hanging from a door frame. Making your own mistletoe creation is simple and inexpensive, so get ready for the holidays by making an easy mistletoe kissing ball. Read more

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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A Christmas Cookie for Ginger Nuts

Over the holidays, the great cookie debate inevitably flares. In this eternal debate, I always choose crisp over chewy. For me, the snap and crunch of a cookie matters as much as its flavor. But if chewy cookies are your thing, do read on. (more…)...
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Hi. My name is Whitney. I am 23. I have been dating a 29-year-old doctor who is doing his fellowship. He is Asian, by the way, and I am an American. Six months ago he called his parents who live in Korea and told them he was going to marry this great...
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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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