Don’t Hang My Tradition Up That Way A Note from the Editor By Jordan Sapir In this month’s Über Moms’ Newsletter we asked our contributors to write about their holiday traditions. Whilst sitting down to brainstorm all the traditions I … Continue reading Letter from the Editor
“New Year’s Day is every man’s birthday.” – Charles Lamb By Mariia Ginzburg New Year’s Eve used to be my favorite holiday. The smell of mandarins and chocolates, which were rare guests on our tables during the rest of the … Continue reading Santa Claus or Ded Moroz?
By Pia Johansson I like holiday traditions. Traditions connect you with your past, your present, and your loved ones. It doesn’t matter if they are one hundred years old and everyone does them, or one year old and only done … Continue reading Picking and Choosing Traditions as an International Family
By Julie Leonard I love this time of the year! The sparkle of Christmas lights on the tree, the Glühwein, the Christmas Markets, holiday movies and Christmas songs. I love the traditions that I have grown up with, as well … Continue reading Spread a Little Kindness
By Asja Baško Let’s be honest, during the last few years Christmas has turned into one huge presents frenzy. Even those who don’t celebrate Christmas will tell you that they love Christmas presents. In the UK, France, Germany, Canada and … Continue reading Christmas Presents Frenzy
By Mallika Bhatia Never did I imagine that my child would wake up at 5 a.m. just because she was excited for someone’s visit. She dislikes both ends of the sleep cycle: falling asleep and waking up. And yet I … Continue reading Discovering Weihnachten
By Lisa Davidson For many, the time before Christmas consists of hectic shopping trips, annoying travel on overcrowded streets, and awkward meetings with distant relatives. Malls extend their opening hours, the lines for pictures with Santa are unbearable, and sugary … Continue reading Advent or the Waiting for Christmas