Twas the night before Christmas…

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St Nicholas soon would be there. The children were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of sugar-plums danced in their heads. And …

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Christmas Quiz Answers

So 24 hours on... here we are... 1.     In the song "The Twelve Days Of Christmas", what did my true love give to me on the 12th day? 12 Drummers Drumming 2.     Who wrote the Christmas story, "The Snowman"? Raymond Briggs 3.     What colour is Santa Claus' belt? Black 4.     In …

Christmas Quiz

For a bit of a laugh, here's some Christmas Quiz questions for you... I'll post the answers tomorrow at the same time... 1.    In the song "The Twelve Days Of Christmas", what did my true love give to me on the 12th day? 2.    Who wrote the Christmas story, "The Snowman"? 3.    What colour is …

Christmas Quotes

"Once again we find ourselves enmeshed in the Holiday Season, that very special time of year when we join with our loved ones in sharing centuries-old traditions such as trying to find a parking space at the mall. We traditionally do this in my family by driving around the parking lot until we see a …

More Christmas Trivia

* Pope Julius I declared Christ’s birthday as December 25th sometime during the 4th century. * Christmas trees received their first written acknowledgement in Germany in 1531. * The tradition of hanging stockings over the fireplace derived from Dutch children placing their shoes next to the fireplace on Christmas Eve. Stockings later replaced the shoes. …