Why Are Robins Associated With Christmas?

When it comes to Christmas, robins always make an appearance. The small birds feature on the likes of festive cards, decorations, clothing and beyond. They’ve become a staple part of the holiday, but why is it that robins are associated with the festive period?  Many people believe that this is because their bright redbreast looks

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4 DIY Christmas Cards to Make This Year

The joy of sending Christmas cards is an important aspect of the holiday season. Receiving and opening cards from your family and friends is even better. Whether it’s from those who are abroad in faraway countries or simply from your neighbour across the street, a Christmas card is a wonderful sentiment that they’re thinking of

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A History of Greetings: A Christmas Card Story

The world’s first commercial Christmas Card dates back to London, England, 1843. Is there anything more wholesome than a Christmas Card? Not in this day and age. However, back in 1843 the first commercial Christmas Card was met with controversy. The card, illustrated by John Callcott Horsley, depicted a family raising their glasses to celebrate

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