Good afternoon everyone, my morning was spent Christmas shopping with Jessica, who pushed me around in the wheelchair.
Here are this weeks did you know facts.
The song “Jingle Bells” was written for Thanksgiving, not Christmas.
In the Netherlands, Sinterklaas (the Dutch version of Santa Claus) arrives from Spain, not from the North Pole.
In Germany, Poland, and Ukraine, finding a spider or a spider’s web on a Christmas tree is believed to be a harbinger of good luck.
Japanese people traditionally eat at KFC for Christmas dinner.
The “X” in “Xmas” doesn’t take “Christ” out of “Christmas.
The first artificial Christmas Tree wasn’t a tree at all. It was created out of goose feathers that were dyed green.