It might be the first time ever that my decorations are taken down before the year is over. I’m ready to start a new year without dragging any part of the previous year into it for a change.
That’s when I thought it didn’t really feel like Christmas. I went to bed fairly early and cried myself to sleep.
I think my Netherlands DNA is strong because this all sounds wonderful to me! Of all the cultures I’ve read about, this is by far my favorite.
I love learning about the various cultures of my ancestry and find it interesting how many Christmas traditions originated in Germany.
Let me tell you about my first experience with Target’s new drive up service because I was that impressed!
The Cristkindl Market is an annual event that is said to bring German and European holiday traditions to Denver.
A perfect Christmas for me is a few not-too-extravagant gifts, games, movies, and fun. Ham is a must … turkey is a bonus.
I don’t decorate. I don’t dress up to give candy…