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2014-01-17 12:23:47

Schulman pens exceptional book that will create lasting memories for years to come MAITLAND, Fla., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In her new book, Christmas Without Santa: Creating a Christ-Centered Christmas ($15.99, paperback, 9781628712773; $7.99, e-book, 9781628712780) Jeannie Schulman shares unforgettable, real life memories from Christmases past. This heart-warming book also offers readers dozens of brilliant holiday traditions to adopt as their very own. The author seeks...

2012-12-01 05:02:21

Christmas.com, the Official Site of Christmas, has released the much anticipated Christmas Family Pages where families can come together to share the Christmas season. Family Pages are free for families and allow for real-time sharing of photos, recipes, Christmas traditions, wish lists, and memories. Every family who creates an account gets their own part of Christmas.com (e.g., SmithFamily.Christmas.com) which they can share by inviting the people they care about. Maple Ridge, BC (PRWEB)...

2011-10-05 07:00:00

It's not a mirage. Yes, you really saw Christmas trees on display this weekend. The holiday's are upon us, so take the time to make sure your smoke alarms are in good working order before you put up the holiday decorations. The American Christmas Tree Association offers some holiday safety tips. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 05, 2011 In observance of National Fire Prevention Week, October 9th-15th, the American Christmas Tree Association reminds those who celebrate the Christmas holidays...

2010-12-02 16:14:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Memories created by holiday traditions and celebrations last a lifetime. These are the kinds of memories that become family tales you'll want to hear time and time again. Each year, Biltmore's Christmas celebration is held at a unique historic destination where families and friends can truly step back in time and become immersed in tradition. The 8,000-acre estate offers magical experiences and activities for all ages, ranging from a...

2010-12-02 08:24:00

ATLANTA, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- What do John Grisham, Mark Twain, former President Bush and a Wimpy Kid have in common? They have all been trumped by a Christmas book and elf. For a second year in a row, The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition® has flown to the top spot on the Barnes & Noble.com Best-sellers list. The title which has held the top spot since November 29th, also holds the number nine spot for a variation of the same title. While many would...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.