Because I’m caught up in Christmas present and don’t know anything yet about Christmas future, here’s a quick round-up of Christmas past, in essays published at Brain Child, Babble, A Life Overseas, She Loves, and others.

christmas essays

8 Christmas Traditions I Don’t Miss

Santa’s Goats and Christmas Legends

I Don’t Want to Give My Kids More Stuff for Christmas

Christmas Across Africa

11 Gift Ideas for Expatriates

Rethinking the Nativity

God, Giver of Harmonicas

Portable Expatriate Holiday Traditions (like wrestling)

Yes, We Know Its Christmas in Africa

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