Wednesday, December 24, 2008
Christmas is a time when you get homesick - even when you're home. ~Carol Nelson
He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree. ~Roy L. Smith
Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind. ~Mary Ellen Chase
The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other. ~Burton Hillis
It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air. ~W.T. Ellis
Monday, December 15, 2008
* Pinky Vodka -30 ml
* Galliano - 15 ml
* Fresh lemon juice -4/5 drops
* Lime cordial - 15 ml
* Orange juice - 40 ml
* Basil - 6/8 leaves
* Strawberry crush - Half teaspoon
MIXOLOGY : Shake all the ingredients together except for the strawberry crush. Strain and
pour into a pre-chilled glass.Pour the strawberry crush. It will sink to the
bottom. Stir it. The colour will be light pink. Garnish with fresh strawberries
and the twirl of a lemon rind.
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Thursday, December 11, 2008
* 45 ml Smirnoff Citrus
* Sugarcane juice
* 1 lime wedge
Fill a Collins glass with ice. Squeeze the wedge of lime. Add Smirfnof and top it with sugarcane juice. Garnish
with mint leaves\ sugarcane sticks. Enjoy your drink with crispy chilly babycorn.
HAVE A MERRY CHRISTMAS!
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Wednesday, November 26, 2008
The real spirit of Christmas appears in the exchanging of splendid Christmas gifts. Christmas signifies love, peace and unity.
Thus, Christmas gifts are the perfect way to show love and warmth to all the closed ones in your life. If you are searching for Christmas gifts for office then you must take into consideration some things.
Some Christmas Gift Ideas for Office
• Never present Christmas gift to your boss, as it may be misinterpreted.
• Christmas gift should be gifted to boss by the entire team.
• The Christmas gift for your boss should not be expensive.
• Christmas gift certificates are believed ideal Christmas gift for assistant. He would be able to choose the gift appropriately. It would be a perfect Christmas gift idea for office.
• Christmas gift baskets are good Christmas gifts ideas for office. For example if you are giving chocolate gift basket then it will contain chocolate candies, cakes or cookies.
• A personalized business Christmas card would be a nice Christmas gift idea for office. This Christmas card features family name, business name, office signatures and logo. On the backside of envelope flap returning address is printed.
• You can also gift your employees tickets of much desired concert or match. This would be good Christmas gift idea for office.
• Set a grand Christmas party at office. It would be a great Christmas gift idea for office.
Christmas is mostly a holiday of the Christians celebrated on the 25th of December People hold this joyous occasion to mark the birth of Jesus Christ.
Christian Christmas Music relates to the Christmas Carols of Christmas. The church services that are held during the Christmas season are mainly accompanied by the Christmas carols.
The lyrics of a Christmas carol are Christmas-themed. The customary Christmas carols being an integral part of the Christmas Christian Music focuses on the birth of Jesus Christ. The other Christmas Carols pay attention on other themes like the winter scenes, family gathering and Santa Claus.
Some of the Popular Christmas carols are:
Away in a Manger was published in the 1855. The author of the first two stanzas is unknown, but the third stanza was made by John McFarland in 1904.
Carol of the Bells represent the lyrics; the music of this song was written by Mykola Leontovych in 1916. Peter Wilhousky penned the English lyrics of the song in the year 1936.
Caroling Caroling was composed by Alfred Burt in 1954 and in the same year Wihla Hutson wording for this song.
The Christian Christmas Music Songs are much loved among the inhabitants of the West. The holiday season of Christmas is full of music.
The people of the West enjoy listening to the Christian Christmas Music.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008
Harmayani aka Hermione of Harry Potter, Emma Watson is lighting up Christmas again, this time in London, England. The Evening Leader reports the Hermione Granger actress turned on the Christmas tree lights today to mark the opening of the Somerset House Ice Rink. You can see early photos here via Wire Image, via Rex and here via WENN. The paper states "Watson turned on the lights on the Tiffany Christmas tree decorated with huge blue ice skates. She said she was "absolutely delighted" to be officially performing the switch-on.
Wearing a red scarf and a black coat, she added: "I've been coming here since I was about 13 and I absolutely love it. It's Christmassy and wonderful."
The Christians since time immemorial celebrate 24th December as Christmas Eve. The Christmas Eve is the great time to adorn the Christmas trees.
But a lot of people begin setting up the Christmas trees much prior Christmas Eve. Christmas Eve is considered to be a shortened holiday in a lot of countries as many people wish to give a final touch to the Christmas preparations done by them.
A midnight mass is celebrated on Christmas Eve that is marked in all churches all over the world. This midnight mass marks the start of Christmas.
During the Christmas Eve Santa Claus enters the houses with his bag full of Christmas gifts. Christmas Eve the very time to give each other Christmas gifts and these Christmas presents are opened on the morning of Christmas. The kids are very pleased on Christmas Eve and wait for receiving their Christmas gifts.
The Christmas Eve party is an essential component of the Christmas Eve. Each country has its own traditional Christmas recipes that are prepared on the Christmas Eve party. The Germans cook roast, the citizens of Czech Republic eat a fish soup combined with breaded roasted carp and potato salad, which is the popular dish for the Christmas Eve.
Christmas Eve parties are held to enjoy with family and friends. Christmas fireworks and Christmas decorations like balloons are an integral component of the Christmas Eve party. The Christmas gifts kept beneath the Christmas trees on Christmas Eve, Christmas recipes, Christmas decorations and the nice Christmas carols that are sung on Christmas Eve are definitely to make the Christmas Eve party the most unforgettable and waiting.