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About the December Birthstone
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Birthstones are different depending on the country, and have changed throughout history. Even today, "official" birthstones may be replaced with another gem, and some months have several birthstones. HistoryIn 1912, the "modern" birthstones were decided by Jewelers of America. The birthstones they chose for December are blue topaz and turquoise. In 2002, tanzanite was also made a December birth

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The Best Cruises in December
Category : Travel
Whether planning a family holiday, celebrating the new year or just looking for time under sail, December is an ideal time of the year for a cruise. The best December cruises often have you steaming towards the equator, where the weather is balmy and the food spicy, which usually means trips to the Caribbean or South Pacific. If water and rum isn't your thing, then try a Mediterranean cruise that

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Kindergarten Ideas for December
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Celebrate the end of the calendar year and all its festivities with fun and educational crafts. Keep young minds active and engaged while offering activities, games and exercises that practice and strengthen fundamental skills. Practice manual dexterity, handwriting, creative expression and strategic reasoning skills while making candy reindeer, cutting snowflakes and creating special themed sente

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What to Do in New York City in December
Category : Travel
The biggest American city filled with a host of activities and attractions, New York City is a popular destination for tourists year-round. During the December holiday season, there are a number of enjoyable things to do that are unique to the city for both the young and the young at heart. See the Rockefeller Christmas TreeThe Rockefeller Christmas Tree is a tradition in New York City that ste

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Flowers for December Weddings
Category : Weddings
Just because there is snow on the ground does not mean you cannot have fresh flowers at your December wedding. There are many flowers in season during December that will look lovely in a bouquet or centerpiece---yet they are affordable because they are in season. Choose these flowers, and intersperse them with holly or evergreens to create a fresh or holiday-themed arrangement for your wedding.

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Things to Do in Ohio in December
Category : Travel
If you are heading toward Ohio in the month of December, a plethora of opportunities will be awaiting you. With major holidays such as Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year's Eve around the corner, December in Ohio is certainly a busy month. Enjoy the anticipation of the holidays and celebrate in great style by following Ohio's Midwestern traditions. You will find many things to see and do throughout t

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Famous Birthdays on December 11
Category : Holidays & Celebrations
December 11 has a number of historically significant connections. Indiana became a state, Lithuania became independent of Russia and the last Apollo mission landed on the moon. But for a few famous people it is also a day to celebrate a birthday. Famous people born on December 11 are certainly names you'll recognize, and they are as diverse as the holidays that are sprinkled throughout this winter

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What Flower Is Associated With the Month of December?
Category : Holidays & Celebrations
One plant stands alone, marking the month of December with bright red leaves and kicking off the holiday season. Joel Poinsett first brought this flowering plant to the United States in 1825 from Mexico, where his colleges dismissed it as a weed. As time went on, beauty captured the hearts of the skeptical and upon Poinsett's death, on Dec. 12, 1851, Congress declared this day National Poinsettia

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What to Pack for Las Vegas in December
Category : Travel
If you step out of the casinos long enough you will notice that even Las Vegas cools off during the winter. In December you have to prepare for some cold evenings and pack appropriately. Even a hot run of luck won't keep you warm once you step out into the cool December desert air that penetrates the city. Clothing For During The DayThe average high temperature in Las Vegas ranges from the upp

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Las Vegas Activities in December
Category : Travel
December in Las Vegas is a whirlwind of enormous holiday decorations, mega-Christmas trees and the ringing symphony of slot machines. The city also offers a variety of holiday activities ranging from festive shows to winter wonderlands. Holiday Window DisplaysTour the holiday window displays at retail businesses in Las Vegas. Among the most elaborate of those displays are the windows of the For

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