Making Our Christmas Memories with Traditions

Good morning! There is one major thing that holidays bring with them, and whilst we’re talking about Christmas, the same applies to Halloween or Thanksgiving, or smaller events such as birthdays and Mother’s Day, and that is tradition. Of course there are those that are common to most: putting the tree up, hanging stockings, mince … More Making Our Christmas Memories with Traditions

Christmas Cards

Good morning! People all over the world today are busy sending Christmas cards but the tradition originated in the UK. Enterprising friends Sir Henry Cole and John Horsley wanted to make more money for the Public Record Office, now known as the Post Office. The Penny Post had recently been introduced and therefore more people … More Christmas Cards

A Christmas Poem

Good morning! Something a little different today. I hope it brings a smile to your face. The Christmas Dog What’s that now—footsteps on the rooftop? Could it be a cat or a mouse? Who’s this down the chimney? A thief with a beard— And a big sack for robbin’ the house? I’m barkin’, I’m growlin’, … More A Christmas Poem