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December 29, 2018

Unique Christmas Traditions Around the World

Unique Chstmas Traditions - Image by © 2018 Daria Perse

Unique Christmas traditions from all around the world are very entertaining to learn about. Since Christmas is celebrated not only By Christians and Catholics, people in different regions invented countless distinct ways to celebrate. Some are funny – and others original.Most everyone knows that each one of us is noteworthy. Hence, many of us are […]

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November 17, 2018

2018 Christmas Party

2018 Christmas Party - Photo © 2018 Daria Perse

2018 Christmas Party hosted by the German American Friendship Society of Pinellas County is happening for the 60th time in a row! This traditional event is open to the public – but please purchase tickets in advance. More than ever, this year’s Sunday Christmas Party will be a fun-filled afternoon for the whole family! Please bring […]

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October 14, 2015

Old-fashioned Christmas traditions

A Christmas Party, public domain painting by George Henry Durrie

Despite the electronic/digital age and rapidly changing traditions, there are still generations of people around who cherish old fashioned traditions of Christmas and other holidays. For all of you, here’s a collection of traditional Christmas greeting cards, all based on public domain artworks from a century or more ago. They seem timeless and evergreen to […]

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December 25, 2012

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Christmas greeting May the Christmas season fill your home with joy, your heart with love and your life with laughter. Image above credit . . Happy December In the beginning of December my life turned into an endless stream of parties. I’ve been spending a lot of time with people who mean to me so […]

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December 24, 2011

Merry Christmas – Florida style

For most people Christmas season is also a synonym for winter wonderland – but not in Florida. This time of the year when most of the country is getting covered in snow, we’re having the most beautiful weather and blooming plants, everywhere I look. A week ago I was at The Villages, where I took […]

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May 16, 2011

Florida Christmas tree

Erik and I went to Tarpon Springs yesterday. While walking around the Sponge Docks little shops, I discovered this Florida-style Christmas tree, decorated with shells and sponges and other beach findings and souvenirs. I liked it very much so I’m sharing it here with you. Maybe the photo below gives you an idea to decorate […]

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December 24, 2010

Merry Christmas

Image via Wikipedia It’s after dinner and I’m sitting at my desk, with only the candles lit… We didn’t put any Christmas decorations up this year. We have a few totes in the garage, full of ornaments and holiday nicknacks and neither of us felt like putting them them up or buying a tree at […]

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