We are in that portion of the year where the days are short and the nights are long and in some parts of the world the days are so short they barely exist – sometimes referred to as the Polar Nights. So it’s not surprising that it is also the time of year when candles… More Let There Be Light
The Yule goat (known as a Julbock in Sweden, Julebukk in Norway, or Olkipukki in Finland) in Nordic countries today is best known as a Christmas ornament. The modern version of the Yule goat figure is a decorative goat made out of straw and bound with red ribbons, a popular Christmas ornament often found under… More Do You Let Christmas Get Your Goat?
It’s the time of year when we spend even more time than usual in the kitchen – baking goodies, making meals for guests, escaping from family (just kidding?). If you are thinking you’d like to make your kitchen more environmental friendly there are numerous things you can do to accomplish that. Some are easy, some… More Being Kitchen Green