Pig’s Head A traditional Christmas dinner in early England was the head of a pig prepared with mustard.
Dickens and Tiny Tim Charles Dickens’ novel, A Christmas Carol, was written in a six-week period in October and November of 1843 when he was 31 years old. Dickens was so certain that people would like his story that he refused to … Continue reading
A Christmas wreath represents the festive spirit of Christmas and gives a welcoming greeting. It is traditionally made of evergreen branches which are a symbol for eternal life. The term “wreath” comes from Middle English’s “wrethe”, which means a twisted band or ring of … Continue reading