MERRY CHRiSTMAS from A to Z
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The Christmas season seems to come around so quickly in these busy modern times. Don’t leave it all to the last minute, and plan your Christmas earlier this year, so you can stress less, and enjoy some good quality time with your friends and family, at this very special time for many.
Christmas aka Crīstesmæsse (Old English) meaning “Christ’s Mass” is an annual religious and cultural holiday commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, and officially celebrated on the 25th December by billions of people around the world, including an increasing number of non-Christians. Azoosh hopes the A to Z Christmas lists below will assist you this season.
CHRiSTMAS WEBSiTES from A to Z
Christmas.com ~ Helping families and friends share Christmas wish lists, traditions, recipes, gift ideas, music, and more. This year give the perfect gift, get what you really want, and share your Christmas spirit with the Christmas.com community around the world.
ChristmasBuzz.com ~ Loads of free funny pictures, comments, wallpaper, colouring pages, graphics and online toys including Christmas dress up games. Main menu : Christmas / Funny Pictures / Wallpapers / Graphics / Humor / Fun Stuff / Poems / Quotes
Hallmark Channel Christmas ~ Main menu : Video / 12 New Movies / Sweepstakes / Schedule / Games / Gift Giver / Recipes / more
NoradSanta.org ~ The official Norad Santa Tracker
NorthPole.com ~ Celebrate the holidays with dozens of activities for children and families. A child-safe, award-winning holiday site, that promotes a traditional look at Santa’s Secret Village at the North Pole, with high-tech, creative features to keep children and adults entertained, all for free. (Launched 1996) The site features a panoramic view of Santa’s Secret Village℠, the fanciful home of Santa, his elves, and reindeer. Visitors can click on buildings to enter, which lead to a variety of activities or stories. Buildings include Santa’s Mailroom, Santa’s Workshop, Elf Clubhouse, Santa’s Reindeer Barn, Santa’s Den, Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen, Northpole Weather Station, Elf Pal Academy, and Toy Shop.
WhyChristmas.com ~ At whychristmas?com we answer your Christmas questions!.. Find out why we have Christmas Trees?.. why we send Christmas Cards?.. what was Santa’s first name?.. See how Christmas is celebrated in Holland, China, Ghana and many more countries. Read the Christmas Story or watch an animated version. Also check out Christmas Jokes, Recipes and Puzzles!
YourLetterToSanta.com.au ~ Write your Letter to Santa and tell him about the toys you’d like for Christmas!
XmasClock.com ~ How many days, hours, minutes and seconds until Christmas? .. see the Christmas countdown clock
CHRiSTMAS WEB PAGES
A-to-Z Guide to Christmas Traditions ~ A Guide to Christmas Customs in Austria, Germany and Switzerland
Air Services Australia for Santa ~ AirServicesAustralia.com
Ben Sherman A to Z of Christmas ~ BenSerman.com
Better Homes & Gardens Christmas ~ BHG.com
Christmas ~ Wikipedia.org
Christmas A To Z : Unwrapping The Wonder Of Seasonal Words And Phrases ~ Book by Thomas Nelson
Christmas Food from A to Z ~ NineMsn.com.au/Slideshow
Christmas Gifs ~ Giphy.com
Christmas Gifs ~ Tumblr.com
Christmas Songs A to Z ~ 64 Fun and Familiar Holiday Favorites
Christmas 2014 ~ Gift ideas, recipes, shopping guides and festive fashion choices for Christmas 2014 ~ Telegraph.co.uk
Free Christmas eCards ~ 123greetings.com
How Christmas Works ~ HowStuffWorks.com
ikea Christmas ~ ikea.com
Merry Christmas & a Happy new Year ~ AntonK.com
Pinterest Christmas A to Z ~ Pinterest.com
Regifting Christmas Presents: How To Do It Properly ~ HuffingtonPost.com
2014 Countdown to Christmas Checklist! ~ Dangerouslee.biz
Ultimate Christmas Countdown Checklist ~ RealSimple.com
Your Christmas Checklist ~ Harrods.com
Telegraph.co.uk : Australian sets 1.2 million Christmas lights record (28 Nov. 2014) David Richards set a world record by stringing up almost 1.2 million Christmas lights in an Australian shopping centre.. read more
independent.co.uk : Tony and Cherie Blair’s Christmas card is a sight to behold: Twitter’s best reactions (1 Dec. 2014) It’s the first day of advent, so the Blair family have issued their annual Christmas card.. read more
A Charlie Brown Christmas ~ The Meaning of Christmas (1965)
See the 25 minute episode of Charlie Brown Christmas ~ Archive.org ~ Charlie Brown is feeling depressed due to the over commercialization of Christmas; his little sister Sally has written to Santa Claus asking for cash, and his beagle Snoopy has decked out his doghouse in the hope of winning a Christmas decorations contest. Lucy recommends that he direct the school’s Christmas pageant in order to lift his spirits. Charlie Brown is determined not to let the play become commercial and to focus on the traditional side of the story, and heads out to find a suitable Christmas tree for the pageant.
Christmas In Australia : Made by The Commonwealth Film Unit 1958. Directed by Richard Mason. This film shows various versions of an Australian Christmas Day from start to finish, from city to bush to beach. This is contrasted to celebrations in other countries. Christmas is celebrated in the middle of the Australian summer under a blazing sun. But even in the heat it is a season for traditional things; for family affairs and meeting with friends (video)…
#XMAS JAMMiES – Merry Christmas from the Holderness Family!..
Have a wonderful Christmas time by Chelsea, the 12 year old girl from The Voice-Kids…
CHRiSTMAS CARD MEME
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Christkindl (Christmas angel)
Fa la la la la
Frosty the Snowman
Geese a laying
Ghost of Christmas Future
Ghost of Christmas Past
Ghost of Christmas Present
Glühwein (“glow wine”) ~ A hot mulled wine popular at Christmas and winter in German-speaking Europe.
Good King Wenceslas
Ho Ho Ho
Hustle & bustle
Late night shopping
Lords a leaping
Maids a milking
New Year’s Eve
New Year’s Day
Nose (Rudolphs red one)
Partridge in a pear tree
Pigs in blankets
Silent Night (Stille Nacht)
Smurfs Christmas Songs Album (had to add this, its my Xmas guilty pleasure!) :0)
Star of David
Twelve days of Christmas
Under the tree