Yule

All The Small Things

Pam Jarvis | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Parents
Pam Jarvis

Now, as those of us in the Northern Hemisphere face the longest night of the year, it is time to do as communities in our cold little island have done for millennia, and celebrate all the small things that make us happy as we begin our journey back from the darkness into the light.

Winter Solstice 2016: When Is The Shortest Day Of The Year?

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK

Officially the first day of winter, the winter solstice occurs when the North Pole is tilted 23.5 degrees away from the sun. The event will occur on W...

Silence Those Bells

B.J. Epstein | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
B.J. Epstein

I'm not Christian and I don't celebrate Christmas. A number of English friends have informed me that I'm wrong: "everyone" celebrates Christmas and it's not a religious holiday. I think many Christians would beg to differ.