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Mistletoe - Lore and Origins of Mistletoe - Ancient/Classical History
Five days after the first new moon following the winter solstice, Druid priests cut mistletoe with a golden sickle from a special oak tree and had to catch the ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/norsegodspictures/p/mistletoe.htm
The Death of Balder in Norse Mythology - Ancient/Classical History
With all the information he needed, Loki set off to the forest to get himself a branch of mistletoe. He then returned to the festivities at Gladsheim and sought out ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/norsegodspictures/a/baldersdeath.htm
Kissing Under the Mistletoe - From Celts to Kisses - Landscaping
Learn how kissing under the mistletoe originated. History tells us that this practice has its roots in Celtic rituals and Norse mythology.
http://landscaping.about.com/cs/winterlandscaping1/a/mistletoe.htm
Fun Facts About Mistletoe - Environmental Issues - About.com
Everyone knows about the power of mistletoe at Christmas, right? It makes holiday romance democratic by making everyone equally kissable. But there is more ...
http://environment.about.com/od/environmentalevents/a/mistletoe.htm
Mistletoe: Myths, Mysteries and Medicine - Paganism & Wicca
Although today we use it to get a kiss, mistletoe has been traced back to early Greek and Druid ceremonies. What is it that makes mistletoe so special?
http://paganwiccan.about.com/od/yulethelongestnight/p/Mistletoe_Myths.htm
Mistletoe Toxicity - Is Mistletoe Really Poisonous? - Chemistry
Kissing under the mistletoe is a holiday tradition. Eating it is not, because mistletoe has a reputation as being poisonous. Yet many of us know someone who ate ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/christmaschemistry/f/mistletoe-toxicity.htm
The Mistletoe Bough by Thomas Haynes Bayly - Urban Legends
"The Mistletoe Bough," lyrics by Thomas Haynes Bayly, music by Sir Henry Bishop, is a ballad composed around 1830 based on a traditional tale about a ...
http://urbanlegends.about.com/od/classics/a/The-Mistletoe-Bough.htm
Mistletoe by Walter de la Mare - Poetry - About.com
Mistletoe. gif. Walter de la Mare (1913). clr gif. Sitting under the mistletoe (Pale- green, fairy mistletoe), One last candle burning low, All the sleepy dancers gone,
http://poetry.about.com/library/weekly/bldelamarechristmas.htm
Is Kissing Under The Mistletoe Sexual Harassment?
Sexual harassment charges for mistletoe at the office? If an employer put up mistletoe, or allows it to be hung, and someone is unwillingly subjected to a kiss or a ...
http://womeninbusiness.about.com/od/sexual-harassment/a/Mistletoe-Playful-Holiday-Tradition-Or-Lawsuit-Waiting-To-Happen.htm
Tequila Tezon Mistletoe Cocktail Recipe - Cocktails - About.com
The Tezon Mistletoe is a Champagne, tequila, and pomegranate cocktail that is perfect for entertaining during the holidays and the recipe is easy to follow.
http://cocktails.about.com/od/tequilarecipes/r/tezon_mistletoe.htm
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