Tag: Holidays

Christmas Traditions

A question I am often asked, is about Christmas traditions; I don’t mean Grandad starting food fights with the mashed potatoes when Nana isn’t looking. Nor do I mean your Aunty having one too many Babychams with her turkey, then hanging her spectacles off the tree while she dances badly around the room to Cliff […]

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So, you all got the turkey ready to put in the oven? Bit of pumpkin pie for after? Well hang on a minute…. Step back from those mashed potatoes!!! Did you ever stop to think about the origins of Thanksgiving? Yeah yeah we all know about the Mayflower and the Natives etc etc…. is that […]

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Day of the Dead

When many think of Day of the Dead they might picture the George Romero Zombie flick but in actuality it is one of the most celebrated holidays is Mexico. Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) is celebrated throughout Mexico, in particular the Central and South regions, and acknowledged around the world in other cultures. […]

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