Oct 182012
Christmas Letter to Himmelpfort Germany

There is a town in Germany that ghas a peculiar name. It is called Himmelpfort and literally translated this word means “Door to Heaven”. Now it makes more sense if you read Send a Christmas letter to Himmelpfort. The German town Himmelpfort is not far away from the German capital Berlin in Brandenburg. And very … read more …

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Dec 022011
German Christmas Cookies: Nikolaus Ravioli

German Christmas Cookies for December 6th, a traditional Germany celebration and is called “Nikolaus Day”. Back in my childhood Saint Nikolaus would visit every home in our community to see if the children had been nice kids during the whole year. Sometimes he would  come with his companion, the “Knecht Ruprecht” who would carry the … read more …