vintage Russian Christmas cards  (some merchants bought up cards that were blank inside and wrote "Merry Christmas" in Russian. This increased the cost of the cards, which were only affordable to wealthy people.)

vintage Russian Christmas cards (some merchants bought up cards that were blank inside and wrote "Merry Christmas" in Russian. This increased the cost of the cards, which were only affordable to wealthy people.)

Alaska Alaska As a nod to their Russian Orthodox heritage, Orthodox Christians in Alaska celebrate Christmas according to the "new" Gregorian calendar, rather than the "old" (read: more common) Julian calendar. That means they celebrate a week or two after December 25. Congregants attend a service that ends with blessing stars they have brought to the service. The congregants then spend several days "starring" at the homes of other church members, dropping by to wish them a merry Christmas…

Alaska Alaska As a nod to their Russian Orthodox heritage, Orthodox Christians in Alaska celebrate Christmas according to the "new" Gregorian calendar, rather than the "old" (read: more common) Julian calendar. That means they celebrate a week or two after December 25. Congregants attend a service that ends with blessing stars they have brought to the service. The congregants then spend several days "starring" at the homes of other church members, dropping by to wish them a merry Christmas…

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Hoi! Ik heb een geweldige listing op Etsy gevonden: https://www.etsy.com/nl/listing/254645879/watercolor-nutcracker-christmas-clip-art

Hoi! Ik heb een geweldige listing op Etsy gevonden: https://www.etsy.com/nl/listing/254645879/watercolor-nutcracker-christmas-clip-art

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A red squirrel eats berries from a Yew tree , they are highly poisonous berries to humans or cattle as farmers will testify ,yet squirrels stomach these berries with impunity as evolution gave them a stomach that permits this to be digested , like pigs that eat food that is totally out of date and off , as again have stomach that can digest food unpalatable to other animals such as man

A red squirrel eats berries from a Yew tree , they are highly poisonous berries to humans or cattle as farmers will testify ,yet squirrels stomach these berries with impunity as evolution gave them a stomach that permits this to be digested , like pigs that eat food that is totally out of date and off , as again have stomach that can digest food unpalatable to other animals such as man

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Old Russian Christmas postcard. Before 1917. The inscription is: "Merry Christmas!" Snowy village, a boy and a girl in traditional winter clothes. #Russian #art #vintage #postcard

Old Russian Christmas postcard. Before 1917. The inscription is: "Merry Christmas!" Snowy village, a boy and a girl in traditional winter clothes. #Russian #art #vintage #postcard

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The North Pole - Think gingerbread martini meets chocolate martini, basically Christmas in a cup with a hit of vodka, all things cozy! @halfbakedharvest.com

The North Pole - Think gingerbread martini meets chocolate martini, basically Christmas in a cup with a hit of vodka, all things cozy! @halfbakedharvest.com

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