Ms Soapbox spent Boxing Day reading, playing Battleship and wondering what to do about the Christmas tree. The Soapbox family has a fake tree. Every couple of years Ms Soapbox yearns for a real one.
Ms Soapbox has had an uneasy relationship with Christmas trees ever since she was a child and a scrawny pine . . . → Read More: Susan on the Soapbox: The Soapbox Family’s Christmas Tree
On Day 5 of a nasty cold, the kind that seems like it went away on Day 3 and then on Day 4 kicks yer butt in a comeback that any self respecting virus would have to admire.
So I am going to wish Everyone a very happy and safe holiday season. I will be . . . → Read More: PostArctica: 2015 – The Year Of The Light At The End Of The Tunnel!
So why would a non-Christian celebrate Christmas.
Well first of all from a religious point of view Jesus Christ is not just the Christian Messiah but also considered to be an important prophet amongst both Muslims and Jews so there is no reason they cannot celebrate his birth, while not recognizing him as the Messiah. . . . → Read More: THE FIFTH COLUMN: An Atheist Celebrates a Secular Christmas in a Multicultural Canada