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Top Christmas-themed Posts

Merry Christmas! May you and your loved ones have a wonderful day filled with peace, love and happiness! Enjoy this joyous occasion!If you have some spare time in between eating delicious holiday fare and opening presents, check out some of … Continue reading

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Christmas Plants that are Poisonous for Pets

Christmas just wouldn’t feel quite like Christmas without traditional holiday plants, like poinsettias and holly decking our halls. Holiday plants add colour and holiday cheer to our homes. However, pet owners should take some precaution. Many of the popular Christmas … Continue reading

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Mistletoe, a Christmas Kissing Tradition

In ancient times, Celtic Druids believed that Mistletoe was a holy plant because it rooted closer to heaven than any other plant. Its evergreen leaves symbolized the promise of spring’s return. In Scandinavian mythology, Mistletoe was a symbol of peace. … Continue reading

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Mistletoe = Lip Balm

If you are a witch – think twice before you pucker up after reading the history of  mistletoe! Mistletoe has long been associated with Christmas and kissing. Kissing under the mistletoe was first found associated with the Greek festival of … Continue reading

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