~ Legend of Poinsettia ~ (A legend from Mexico) Dr. Joel Poinsett, who was the first ambassador to Mexico, brought the bright red star-shaped flower to the United States. Hence, it was names as Poinsettia. It is also known as ‘Flame Leaf’ or ‘Flower of the Holy Night’. The legend related to this favorite Christmas… Read More

~~~The Christmas Gift ~~~

**************************************** I know this isn’t the time for a Christmas story, but it’s time for a story that wouldn’t wait for Christmas. ************************************* The boy stood in the parlor, staring intently at the curio cabinet, occasionally walking to one side of it or the other, his attention tightly focused on the contents.  It was as… Read More ~~~The Christmas Gift ~~~