Christmas Cards

In 1843, artist John Callcott Horsley designed the world’s very first commercial Christmas card, which was commissioned by the founding director of the Victoria and Albert Museum, and an influential entrepreneur, Sir Henry Cole, who is credited with devising the...

Delightful Christmas Riddles

  Test your Christmas Wisdom & Wit and see how many riddles you can solve in this fun holiday game! Why are Christmas trees bad at knitting?  Because they always drop their needles. What do you get when you cross a snowman with a vampire?  Frostbite...

The Twelve Days of Christmas

The Twelve Days of Christmas, also known as Twelvetide, are not the twelve days before Christmas, but the twelve days from Christmas until the beginning of Epiphany. The Dadecahemeron, or period of twelve days, linking together Christmas and Epiphany, was already...

The Language of Christmas

Are you ready to learn how to say “Merry Christmas” in more than 60 different languages and spread Christmas joy and goodwill all over the world? ♥   Geseënde Kersfees ~ Afrikaans ~ Eid Milad Majid ~ Arabic ~ Eguberri on ~ Basque ~ Sretan Božić ~...