Some ideas for items to put on a Secret Santa wish list include a travel coffee mug, perfume or a gift card to a favorite store or restaurant. Those participating in a Secret Santa exchange should be sure that the gifts on his or her list do not exceed the monetary limit specified in the rules.Continue Reading
A Secret Santa gift exchange is a fun way for families or co-workers to celebrate the holiday season. Following a few simple rules helps to ensure the game runs smoothly.
To write a letter to Santa, begin the letter with "Dear Santa Claus" or something similar. In the letter, write about whether or not you have been good this year and what you would like for Christmas. Close the letter by thanking Santa and signing your name.Full Answer >
As of 2015, some good ways to track Santa Claus are the NORAD Tracks Santa website, Google Earth’s Santa Tracker and SantaUpdate.com. Kringle Radio.com, TrackinSanta.net and JingleKringle.com also track Santa's journey on Christmas Eve.Full Answer >
Santa has nine flying reindeer who carry his sleigh across the world on Christmas Eve. Santa's reindeer made their first appearance in the 1823 poem by Clement C. Moore, "A Visit from Saint Nicholas," commonly referred to as "'Twas the Night Before Christmas."Full Answer >
The holiday character of Santa Claus is based on St. Nicholas, a Christian saint who was born in Turkey in 280 A.D. and believed to have died in 343 A.D. Dutch immigrants introduced his legacy to the United States in the 1700s, and the tradition of Santa Claus was born.Full Answer >