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Merry Weihnachten: Mixing & Matching Cultures for Christmas

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By Ingrid Weilguny Photo credit: Til Westermeyer With Christmas around the corner, I’m starting to think of the most wonderful time of year here in Austria. Christmas markets, the smell of roasted chestnuts and honey almonds swirling around me, standing by a fire outdoors with a mug of mulled cider. Christmas cookies, gingerbread houses and […]

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What Is Thanksgiving Really About?

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Happy Thanksgiving! As most of your know, today is a special day in the United States. As with so many holidays and traditions, it is hard to celebrate this day without acknowledging it’s ragged and painful origins: European immigrants, Native American genocide, homes built, homes lost, cultures intertwining, traditions destroyed. Life and death brought together […]

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