One of the most sublime substances in the world, “mother of pearl” has been a part of acclaimed art and jewelry since ancient times. Its iridescent glow, in strangely mystical hues of green, blue, pink and cream must have captured the imagination of ancient peoples from the first moment they pried open an abalone shell. [...]
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Christmas is a holiday that is very much based on tradition, memories and the things that your family has done to mark the holiday throughout your childhood. Once you become an adult and have children of your own, it is your responsibility to decide which traditions you want to continue, which you want to let [...]
Christmas is a holiday that is based on the birth of Jesus Christ. During the 4th century, Romans began to associate December 25th with the birth of Christ. It is unlikely that Jesus was actually born on December 25th, however, the date closely correlated to Pagan mid-winter celebrations which were eventually taken over by the [...]
Over time, Christmas has changed from a religious holiday, celebrated by devout Christians, into a national celebration. In America, Christmas means an evergreen tree, colored in lights and ornaments, a visit from Santa Claus, and lots and lots of presents. People all over the world have developed their own unique Christmas traditions. Each country has [...]
It is important to give thanks to God throughout the year, and there is no time when this is emphasized more than during the Thanksgiving season. Saying thanks and expressing our gratitude for all of life’s blessings need not be a complicated or extravagant event. There are many simple and meaningful ways to give thanks [...]
Thanksgiving is a true American holiday. Modern Thanksgiving celebrations are centered around fellowship, turkey and football, but this was not always the case. The first Thanksgiving meal did not include turkey at all. In fact, when the Natives and European settlers first gathered to share a Thanksgiving meal, they shared a feast of deer, corn, [...]
Many people are suffering from the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy.Throughout history, natural disasters seem to come and go and they truly destroy the paths they travel. This can be hard for many to understand because it is completely outside of our control. Many people worry about the damage that humans can do, which is [...]
The Thanksgiving holiday in the United States was founded as a day of celebration and devotion for a successful harvest. Prayer gave way for a more festive gathering with friends and family, hoards of food and football. As a Christian family, you want to bring the focus back to thanking the Lord for your own [...]
With Halloween right around the corner, many kids are getting excited about parties, activities, and of course Trick-or-Treating. As parents, every year brings a little bit of added caution and a few more lectures on safety. Let’s face it, with all the potential “threats” out there to our children, we always have to think about [...]
Families are turning into victims of modern living. Family ties and relationships are suffering due to fast-paced lifestyles and family members are becoming increasingly distanced from one another. This is why experts strongly recommend that, at least once a year, families take a week or two to step away from their daily routines and take [...]
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