FIVE SPICES ON CHRISTMAS – LAST SHARE OF 2017

Share Your World – December 25, 2017 This is the last "share" for 2017! 2017? Imagine that! How did we get into this century? The last thing I clearly remember was worrying about the year 2000 and how all the calendars in the universe were going to stop working and our computers wouldn't work and … Continue reading FIVE SPICES ON CHRISTMAS – LAST SHARE OF 2017

JEWISH AT CHRISTMAS – ELLIN CURLEY

Being Jewish during the Christmas season is like being a kid with your nose pressed up against the window of a candy store while all the other kids are inside eating candy. No matter how hard Jewish parents try to jazz up Hanukkah, eight candles can’t hold a candle to the sex appeal of corporate, commercial … Continue reading JEWISH AT CHRISTMAS – ELLIN CURLEY

A VISIT FROM ST. NICHOLAS -or- THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS — CLEMENT CLARKE MOORE

By Clement Clarke Moore 'Twas the night before Christmas, when all thro' 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 … Continue reading A VISIT FROM ST. NICHOLAS -or- THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS — CLEMENT CLARKE MOORE