Jolly, brisk, mirthful, lively, alert, festive, lighthearted, cheerful, jovial, joyous…all synonyms for Merry. It’s interesting we only use this word for Christmas…not Merry Birthday, or Merry Anniversary. This year, I hope we all have a very Merry Christmas!
[Editor's Note: The seven-day festival of Kwanzaa begins on December What's Kwanzaa, you ask? Laina Dawes explains the basics of this celebration of African culture. --Grace]The seven-day celebration of Kwanzaa (December