Archive for November 2014

Victorian Advent – Only One Day Away!

November 30, 2014

We are just one day away from starting our Advent blog this year! Don’t forget to check our website every day for fun tips, ideas and stories about Victorian Christmas traditions. Brace yourselves because it all starts tomorrow! Merry Christmas Oshawa! Just hear those sleigh bells jingling ring-ting-tingling too!

“Twas Christmas broach’d the mightiest ale;

Twas Christmas told the merriest tale;

A Christmas gambol oft could cheer

The poor man’s heart through half the year.”

-Walter Scott


December Victorian Advent Blog

November 15, 2014

In just fifteen short days the Museum will be starting our yearly Victorian Christmas Advent blog so don’t miss out! We are sharing tons of great posts and decoration ideas. Be sure to go online and check us out every day from December 1, 2014 to January 1, 2015 for our daily advent blogs!

“One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas day. Don’t’ clean it up too quickly.” –Andy Rooney

December Victorian Advent is Coming Soon!

November 3, 2014

Hey there Oshawa, prepare yourselves for our annual Victorian Christmas Advent right here on our Victorian Christmas blog! This year you can expect lots of new posts about old Christmas traditions and how they came to be. Tell your friends and all those around you to get ready, because this year is going to be a great year!

“Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful!”   –Norman Vincent Peale