A few weeks prior to Christmas, Thanksgiving is another big event celebrated in the United States and Canada. Read more »
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Hanukkah is a yearly commemoration for the Jews. The “Festival of Lights” remembers the day the Jews won back their temple from the Greeks more than 2000 years ago. Read more »
Thanksgiving is the time of the year for families to come and gather around the table and express how thankful they are for another year.
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Halloween has always been related to scary things such as vampires, spirits and monsters. In tracing Halloween’s origins the surprising discovery is that, even from its origins, this holiday has always been about the dead and the scary. Read more »
Champagne is a favored drink at New Year’s Eve parties around the world. Do you know where it came from or how to choose the right one for your holiday fete? Read more »
Kwanzaa is a festival based on the principles of African culture that is celebrated by some African Americans between Christmas and New Year.
Chrismukkah is a newly minted word which best describes a holiday celebration that combines elements of both Christmas and Hanukkah.
One of the most common Christmas decors are Christmas wreaths. Wreaths are very popular not just because of their beauty but because they are also so easy to install. Read more »