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Nothing drives home the fact you live in a small, cramped NYC apartment until you try to hide Xmas gifts. Suddenly, a damp, ugly basement seems rather appealing.
Come on folks. Let’s all join hands now and make a pact: “I solemnly promise not to spend any more money on Christmas gifts….unless the sale is too good to resist.”
It is estimated that the song “White Christmas” by Irving Berlin is the best selling single in history with over 100 million copies sold.
Just about this time every year my daughter likes to remind me of the day I set the gingerbread house on fire.
I still think I should get credit for not taking the couch, chairs and table with it.
Candy canes began as straight white sticks of sugar candy used to decorate the Christmas trees. A choirmaster at Cologne Cathedral decided to have the ends bent to depict a shepherd’s crook and he would pass them out to the children to keep them quiet during the services. It wasn’t until about the 20th century that candy canes acquired their red stripes.
Listen up parents, grandparents, aunts and wanna-be Santas. The most–searched toy on Walmart.com this Christmas season is back in stock.