Every president since Jimmy Carter has recognized Hanukkah with a special menorah lighting ceremony.
The ‘Schitt’s Creek’ holiday special, a fan favourite, showed how the omipresence of Christmas has offered (especially intermarried) Jews a variety of non-exclusive options for the holiday season.
Countries across Europe are reintroducing lockdowns, but the UK can keep Christmas and New Year on track by following these sensible steps.
Everything from lorry driver shortages to container ship problems are conspiring to make it a tight Christmas for retailers.
Pandemic chaos has driven the cost of shipping through the roof.
The sudden shift to remote work in 2020 has paved the way for a new type of workspace in the future.
Memories of past holidays shape this one and ones years in the future.
When British colonials came to Australia, they stuck to their winter Christmas traditions of roast meats and plum puddings. But over the centuries, Australians found their own ways to celebrate.
As we approach our first COVID-era Christmas, the way we celebrate this year might need a bit more thought. Here are some tips to keep the festivities with family and friends COVID-safe.
Despite rationing and the Blitz, Christmas on the domestic front in 1940 was cheerful and optimistic.
Fraudulent spices aren’t new – but sage is the latest victim.
Food shortages, festivities and far-off fighting – Britain’s coldest winters were among its most memorable.
Supporting play begins with parents attending to their own wellness and seeing children as drivers of their own play.
A professor of comedy examines holiday cards in times of struggles. They aren’t all sad.
Imagine an advanced artificial intelligence took over from Santa. What could go wrong?
Culinary invention is a reinterpretation of heritage. The success of the tourtine in this pandemic year suggests that we feel the need to rethink the traditional dishes of the holiday season.
The social pressure of declining rule-breaking invitations will be considerably higher this year.
Both types of meat have their benefits.
From the birth of Jesus Christ to Newton’s discovery of gravity, great conjunctions of Jupiter and Saturn have many notable connections in human history.
People in high-risk groups are already more likely to be experiencing negative mental health effects during the pandemic. Spending the holidays isolated from family and friends may make matters worse.