Most Popular Christmas Toys Of All Time

The idea of giving presents during Christmas has its origins dating all the way back to the 4th Century, when Christian leaders created the festival celebrating Jesus’ Birthday. Christmas celebrations were made legal in America in the 1680’s. Back then, toys were carved out of wood and given to relatives and neighbors to celebrate this […]

How to Take Care of a Live Christmas Tree

Getting a Christmas tree and trimming it is one of the most popular of all Christmas traditions. A Christmas tree is a traditional part of how many people celebrate the holidays. Choosing a tree, then decorating it with the family while listening to Christmas carols is what Christmas memories are made of. Here are some […]

How to Set Up a Nativity Scene

Nativity scenes are a part of peoples’ Christmas celebrations that help keep the inspirational aspect of the holiday the center of attention. Taking the time to set up a nativity scene is a fun way to get into the spirit of the season. But not everyone knows how to set up a nativity scene correctly. […]

Five of the Most Popular Christmas Characters

Christmas time is a time of year for magical characters to appear. As children, we remember those days of waiting patiently for Old Saint Nick to deliver his bountiful load of Christmas gifts. This very special time of the year brings out the best in human kind as we all gather joyfully around our family […]

Best Christmas Cookies for Cookie Exchange

One of the biggest traditions for many families is holiday baking. Christmas cookies are a huge part of holiday baking and the most popular of holiday treats. Over the years and years of baking many kinds of cookie recipes have been added to cookbooks in homes everywhere. So when Christmas comes around, one of everyone’s favorite events is […]

Tips for Shopping on Black Friday

Black Friday marks the start of the Christmas Holiday. It happens after Thanksgiving and is a holiday in its own right. It gained it’s name from being the busiest shopping day of the year and it marks the beginning of the holiday shopping spree for most people as well as the beginning of a whole slew […]