Monthly Archives: December 2018

A Weird Twist on Snow

A Weird Twist on Snow By Steve Roark A lot of folks had their first taste of snow recently, and since snow is more welcome during the Christmas season, I decided to use it as this week’s topic.  Trouble is … Continue reading

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Lesser Known Christmas Traditions

Lesser Known Christmas Traditions By: Steve Roark The Christmas traditions we are all familiar with: Holly, mistletoe, Christmas trees, all were imported to the US from Europe, the United Kingdom in particular.  There are other traditions still celebrated in the … Continue reading

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Chestnuts Roasting

Chestnuts Roasting By: Steve Roark One of the more popular Christmas carols is “The Christmas Song”, sometimes called “Chestnuts Roasting”.  The first line goes (sing it with me): “Chestnuts roasting on an open fire”.  It occurred to me that most … Continue reading

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