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This Holiday, Think of the Refugees

The Nativity scene is said to be empty without Jews, Arabs, Africans, and the displaced people. So, here’s what that means for your holiday. According to authors of the 10th annual Global Peace Index,...

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Charles John Huffam Dickens: The Man Who Invented Christmas

Nearer and closer to our hearts be the Christmas spirit, which is the spirit of active usefulness, perseverance, cheerful discharge of duty, kindness and forbearance! Reviving the Christmas traditions which had nearly died out in the...

Good Reads this Holiday Season

Good Reads this Holiday Season

It is not surprising that bookstores along with other retailers are very busy this holiday season. The atmosphere of holidays calls for relaxation as much as physical activities, foods, and merriment. One of the...

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5 Common Myths of the Christmas Story

The familiar Nativity story –you know, that part of history with the Shepherds, Magi, Mary, Joseph, and Jesus as depicted in countless manger scenes, may have us convinced that all the elements of the story are...

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Why do we have Christmas Trees?

The most popular sign, probably recognized almost everywhere that Christmas season is upon us is a Christmas Tree. Christmas Trees now come in different shapes, sizes and forms—from real Norwegian spruces to fake ones...

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A Fresh Approach to Thanksgiving

When you’re trying to eat healthy or following a special diet, it becomes difficult to celebrate holidays without worrying about what you’re eating. Thanksgiving is no exception. According to research from the Calorie Control...

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Origin of Halloween

Monsters, vampires, ghouls, ghosts, mummies, zombies, and witches: the gang’s nearly here for Halloween— the season of superstition and celebration. Undeniably, one of the most ancient and popular holidays observed in a number of...