Archive for December, 2006

How to buy a baby doll

Emily american dollThese days, to buy a baby doll is not as simple as getting a doll that is soft, cuddly and cute - one that simply pulls at your heart strings. Of course if the doll is for a child it does not matter if it is not a limited edition or a collector’s item. At such times other considerations like the material, the weight and small body parts of the doll, become more important. Read more »

How to choose a perfect Christmas tree

Blue Christmas Tree made with candlesTo choose a perfect Christmas tree requires you to be knowledgeable about certain characteristics of a Christmas tree including, among other things, its height and fullness. If you know the difference between various kinds of species and how to judge a tree according to its different features then its purchase becomes that much easier. Read more »

Hanukkah - the Festival of Lights

Hanukkah Gift BasketsHanukkah (or Chanukah) is a Hebrew word meaning dedication and it is also the name of the Jewish holiday, known as the Festival of lights. The Jews celebrate Hanukkah for eight consecutive days beginning from the 25th day of Kislev, the third month of the Jewish calendar. This corresponds roughly to the month of December (sometimes even November or January) of the Georgian calendar. Read more »

Biblical Magi

Three Kings - Biblical MagiThe term Biblical Magi in its most basic form may be used for someone who is a bearer of gifts or even someone connected with the church. In olden times, all over the Middle East, the term was not particularly associated with any form of worship, but to a certain extent with priestly occupation. Read more »

Exclusive Christmas gifts for men

Personalization Mall Christmas is everybody’s favorite season and, hence, the ideal time to give gifts to all your friends and family as well as your loved ones. The men in your life also need to be pampered and indulged, and Christmas is a great time to let them know that they are loved and cared for. Buying gifts for men is difficult, not only because there is lesser variety in men’s gifts but also because men are more difficult to shop for. Read more »

Hand made Christmas gifts

Handmade GiftsHand made gifts can add a lot of panache and style to what you give to your family and friends for Christmas. Gifts crafted and made by your own hands are much more valuable in the eyes of your loved ones. Therefore, if you want to gift something that will be cherished and remembered for years on end, give a gift created through your hard work. It will be treasured and appreciated much more than a store bought article. Read more »

‘I Saw Three Ships’ - the Carol

Fabulous Christmas - I Saw Three ShipsI Saw Three Ships Come Sailing In is one of the most enchanting and long lasting Christmas carols of all time. Even though its origin in shrouded in mist and it has been beset by numerous interpretations, the song has endured over many centuries and its popularity has not diminished through the passage of so many years. Read more »

Christmas Gift baskets

Gourmet Gift BasketsThere are many sites online where one can buy gift baskets to make a person feel special on being given one that is custom made to suit different occasions. Gift baskets can be delivered across the street or across the nation and offer a variety of price ranges to meet every gift giving budget. Read more »

Christmas Ornaments

Christmas OrnamentsDecorating your house and the Christmas tree with Christmas ornaments is one of the most enjoyable pastimes that you or your family can indulge in during the holiday season. Generally, the Christmas tree is put up and decorated during the second or third week of December. Read more »

Mr. Hankey

Mr HankeyMr. Hankey may be described as a magical poop that comes out of the toilet every Christmas Eve and gives loads of gifts to all those children who eat plenty of fiber as part of their daily diet. He is considered the most famous piece of poop in the World with thousands of sites on the internet completely devoted to him. Read more »