Category Archives for "01-Seasonal"

Dec 31

New Year’s Superstitions

By Gateway Gazette

What you do the first hour of the New Year will be what you do most of the year. If the first butterfly you see in the year is white, you will have good luck all year. Changing your undershirt or underwear on New Year’s Day can cause boils. It is believed that babies born […]

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Dec 26

Cool Way to Store Seasonal Items

By Gateway Gazette

OK. So you are bursting at the seams in your house. You have done some organizing and threw out anything you could part with, but you still need to find a home for seasonal things. This is where attic self storage ideas may work for you. If the first thing that comes to mind is […]

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Dec 24

The Christmas Pyramid

By Gateway Gazette

(Wikipedia) A Christmas pyramid (German: Weihnachtspyramide) is a Christmas decoration that has its roots in the Ore Mountains of Germany but has become popular throughout the country. It is suggested that the Christmas pyramid is a predecessor of the Christmas tree.[1] These pyramids are not limited to Christmas: in the Erzgebirge there was a custom […]

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Dec 18

Santa Making a Stop in Okotoks

By Gateway Gazette

Christmas Eve Parade Watch for the Okotoks Emergency Services Christmas Eve Parade coming through the Town of Okotoks on Christmas Eve night! Track Santa throughout the night as he makes his way through Town! SANTA TRACKER  Share your experience on our social media pages using the hashtag #santatracker. Leaves Fire Station No. 1, 132 Milligan Drive at 5 PM! The History of […]

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