Seven Principles of Kwanzaa

Seven Principles of Kwanzaa

1. Umoja (Unity)  by Taeli Turner  Kwanzaa, known as Umoja (Unity) in Swahili, was established by Dr. Maulana Karenga, a professor of Pan-African studies and a Black nationalist, in 1966. The principle of Umoja, which means unity, serves as the foundation of...

Christmas Carol

Ring out, ye bells!All Nature swellsWith gladness at the wondrous story,—The world was lorn,But Christ is bornTo change our sadness into glory. Sing, earthlings, sing!To-night a KingHath come from heaven’s high throne to bless us.The outstretched handO’er...
A Very Merry SANTA-tized Christmas

A Very Merry SANTA-tized Christmas

For months many have struggled with how to do our jobs in the age of COVID-19. We wear masks, we socially distance and we quarantine. As Christmas approaches, one person faces extra challenges as his job is to travel extensively and have close contact with millions ꟷ...
Easy Holiday Cookies to Make Right Now

Easy Holiday Cookies to Make Right Now

Who can resist cookies on the holiday tray? Whether you go all-out with icing and decorations or try just a few simple sprinkles, cookies are the best way to say “Happy Holidays” to family and friends. Recipes courtesy of Betty Crocker™ and Taste of Home. Classic...