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The History Of Christmas As We Know It - 12/15/09 08:06 PM
The history of Christmas as we know it is, part of the magic of Christmas is the melding of a multitude of traditions, ancient to modern, to honor the birth of Christ on December 25th. Giving gifts makes the season merry and bright. In the U.S., modern Christmas is a season for giving, sharing, and caring. Many traditions, like Christmas trees and candy canes, are of European origin, but an American imagination brought forth our Santa Claus in all his plump, red-suited glory. Did you know? Dating back to 336 A.D., Christmas was first celebrated in ancient Rome, around 300 (8 comments)
Our Christmas Traditions - 12/10/09 04:22 PM
The Elf on the Shelf A Christmas Tradition is an activity the entire family will enjoy. He knows if you've been bad or good...as the song goes. It's a wonderful time of year when we can use our imagination and be creative with our families. Christmas is my favorite time of year, it's like the little child comes out in me every year and I love creating memories for my family. Isn't that what life is all about anyway? The Elf on the shelf has been a family Christmas tradition in our household since my son was born. This (4 comments)
Welcome Home For The Holidays Nothing welcomes guests to your home during the holiday’s like beautiful front door decorations! They are like a great party invitation…they set the tone of what the interior will hold. As you know front doors can be all colors and styles. Rather you are staging your home for the holidays or simply decorating your home for the holidays. Adding your personalilty to your front door can create a festive holiday cheer for your guest to see when they enter into your home. If you are selling your home, keep your holiday decorating tasteful and classic. (2 comments)
Tis the season to add some holiday decorating flare to your home in Charlotte NC. Don't forget to add some fun by your front door. Here are a couple of neat ideas to think about. Do you have an old sled you can bring out from your garage or storage shed? So when not cruising the snow-covered hills, you can use this wonderful accent piece and embellish it with pine sprigs pinecones, and fruit does double duty as a welcoming decoration next to the front door. Don't forget to add a festive holiday bow at top. Most of all make (4 comments)
Christmas Decorating and Holiday Decorating in Charlotte NC. - 12/07/09 07:45 PM
Decorating your home in Charlotte NC for Christmas and the holidays. If you love a traditional, old-world Christmas, you probably won't think much about a color scheme for your Christmas decorations. You'll gather together everything with sentimental value in any color, and find just the right place for it and your home and tree will be lovely. But if you're just starting out or want your decorations to compliment your home's decor, you'll find that all your Christmas decorating decisions will be easier if you start out with a specific color scheme.There are a number of ways you can determine or choose (4 comments)
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