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The brief, obvious history of why Charles Dickens wrote "A Christmas Carol".

Why Charles Dickens Wrote "A Christmas Carol"

The beloved story sold 6,000 copies in its first week in print and 15,000 in its first year

The first edition of A Christmas Carol. The illustration on the left is of Mr. Fezziwig's ball, one of Scrooge's good memories. (Wikimedia Commons)
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She & Him, "Winter Wonderland" with many overdressed pugs.

She & Him, "Winter Wonderland" with many overdressed pugs.

How a scone can change your life. But it probably wouldn't.

Woman who’s never seen a scone before unable to believe she’s supposed to eat that thing

The Irrelevant Show, CBC Radio, June 18, 2016


Here is a list of scone recipes.

Or maybe there's a bakery near you.

Catch up on past Christmas posts.

Enjoy the archive of Christmassy Posts Past