Christmas fun facts

Each year we begin our Christmas with traditions that we grew up with.  We feast on great food, enjoy the company of friends & family and hopefully a little time off work too!  There are however some pretty crazy things you may not know about Christmas, we went on a search to see what we could find behind the conventional Christmas stories we know! Hope you enjoy some of the funny, crazy and really wacky things we found out! A traditional Christmas dinner in England used to be a pig’s head prepared with a mustard sauce.  I’m pretty sure most … Continue reading

Christmas customs – where did these traditions come from?

While we prepare for the upcoming Christmas season with advent calendars, decorating our trees, putting lights up and hanging our stockings; have you ever wondered how these traditions became part of our celebrations? Well, we did & here’s what we found! Christmas trees were first decorated in 16th century Germany. They chose fir trees for both indoors & out. Decorations included apples, roses, gilded candies and colored paper. It was believed in the Middle Ages to symbolize the Garden of Eden. It is also believed that Protestant reformer, Martin Luther was the first to put lights (really they were candles) … Continue reading

Tis the Season to Plan Parties!

  Tis the season to plan parties… office Christmas parties, mall arrival of Santa, Christmas brunch at the golf club, special holiday sales and events. You need something fun and memorable for the children to do. High holiday energy and small spaces can present a challenge for the party organizer. We have theme parties with holiday crafts, gingerbread scented playdoh, reindeer stuffing, musical candycane walk, mug painting and more. Let our elves create a complete holiday event for you. We also have mini golf, indoor bouncy castles for the energetic ones and Santa! Whatever your needs we can help.  Here … Continue reading