Merry Christmas from Ukraine!

Warmest late Christmas wishes from Ukraine! I hope that you all are having lots of fun and joy celebrating this wonderful holiday. But as I have written before, in Ukraine Christmas comes on the seventh of January, so no celebrating for me yet 🙂 Nevertheless, I’m in full swing getting ready for Christmas and today I wanted to share some of Ukrainian Christmas traditions with you. For us, Ukrainians, Christmas is one of the greatest and most important holidays and we celebrate it grandiously, merrily and solemnly, according to ancient customs that have come down through ages until today. Weiterlesen

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Christmas is in the air!!!

Even though my family celebrates Christmas on the 7th of January, which is not quite soon, I must admit that I’ve been in a holiday mood for some time. And it’s not only because Christmas is celebrated earlier here and all people are getting ready for the festivity now. There are certain things which contribute to my Christmas spirit. Let me tell you what makes me feel that the holidays are just around the corner. Weiterlesen