When I was thinking about what to write this essay on a lot went through my mind. There
are so many holidays today that it is mindboggling. Did you know that today, February 7th is
“Send a card to a friend day” and “Wave all your fingers at your friends’ day?” Of course these
Journal Entry #1 : Free Writing : My Favorite Holiday
As an immigrant from Vietnam living in The United States, I have been celebrating many holidays every year such as July 4th, Christmas, Easter, Labor Day... However, my favorite holiday is still Tet Nguyen Dan, which is usually called Lunar New
Christmas has always been a favorite holiday of the year. As a child it was the one time of year that I could get a glimpse of Santa Clause leaving me presents. I enjoyed waking up early in morning to be able to open my gifts. Christmas is also a wonderful time of the year because you can have so ma
If I had to choose my favorite season it would be very difficult choice. All four seasons are unique in their own special way, such as the climate, scenery, and activities. Although I enjoy the warmer months of summer, I also enjoy the cooler months of winter. In a sense, I have narrowed my favorite
As an immigrant, Christmas is not my traditional holiday. I celebrated Christmas for the first time when I was in India. It was my first and last Christmas with my Indian friends. I collected money from friends and we held a little party at my house. Our Christmas party was very
My Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Christmas has come and gone. Regardlessly, giving thanks and proclaiming yourself to those around you should be more exercised.
During Christmas, spending time with the people you care about means so much more than anything you can possibly buy. Families as well as
Do you know what’s your favorite holiday is? I do. Every Christmas I can count on gifts, food, and family.
First of all every Christmas morning my little brother is the first one up early, waiting for our mother to wake up and let him open gifts. Video games, clothes, tablets, and sneakers are i
The Christmas Holiday in our home.
May, 29th, 2012
If someone was to simply ask what their favorite holiday of the year is, they would expect Christmas to be the answer. For most of the people who have the pleasure of being able to celebrate this holiday, they would usually agree. In my family
Many people around the world have many family traditions and many different ways of celebrating the holiday of Christmas. One thing that we all have in common is engaging in the family tradition of hanging brightly colored bulbs, shining lights, glistening beads, and heirloom ornaments f
Christmas Gifts You Love (to Hate)
Christmas. The most exciting and anticipated holiday of the year. A time
when visions of sugar plums--or stereos, new cars, the latest computer, and
various other desirable and expensive gifts--dance through our heads.
Unfortunately the reality of
As I slowly awaken from a deep sleep, cool air hits my squinting eyes and I have the feeling that this is not a normal day. I close my eyes again and ponder for less than a spilt second then realize that SANTA CAME LAST NIGHT!!! I throw back the covers, ignoring the cold that would have k
Since I have been a young girl, I have anxiously awaited that special time of year when family gets together and everyone seems joyful and serene. As the snow falls lightly on the ground, one can sense a special atmosphere in shops, restaurants, and even on streets. This special holiday is based on
In Spain it is a very festive time at Christmas. On Christmas Eve after Midnight Mass and Christmas Dinner, streets fill with dancers. There is a special Christmas dance called the Jota and the words and music have been handed down for hundreds of years. They dance to the sound of guitars and castan
The Meaning of Christmas
To me Christmas means a time of happiness towards everyone. It is a time when families and close friends come home from all over the world to be with the people they love. To most people family and friends come first in their lives, so this is obviously a very favored ho
Rockn’ Christmas in Shanghai
In this article, we do emphasize: You’re still in Shanghai while most people you know have joined the mass expat exodus and taken off for far-flung lands. But that doesn’t mean you’re going to miss out on the holiday spirit. To help our readers get a fill of red
This time of the year is a time that many people come together with the people they adore the most. For Christians like me, it is a time to reflect on the birth of our savior Jesus Christ. The problem is, many people do not like to see Christians celebrating Christmas, and will do everything they
MY FAVORITE TIME OF YEAR
My favorite time of the year is naturally the time when I have the most fun. To me, that time of the year falls during the December holidays, or rather, it starts during the last term of school.
It may sound strange of me to include the period of examinations. But I like
Danish Christmas Traditions
Have you ever wondered how other people from other parts of the world celebrate and have their own traditions? The Danes have different and special traditions that they cherish through the years.
The Nisser, a popular and traditional symbol o