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# womens-christmas - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Today is Nollaig na mBan, so what's it all about?

Events are taking place to celebrate the contribution of women to society.

# womens-christmas - Friday 6 January, 2017

Nollaig na mBan 2017: 'Do we trust Irish women to make the best decisions for themselves in pregnancy?'

On Nollaig na mBan, a day when traditionally women celebrate their Christmas, 12 women are travelling abroad for healthcare that is unavailable to them here, writes Orla O’Connor.

Poll: Do you celebrate Nollaig na mBan? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you celebrate Nollaig na mBan?

The day has been traditionally associated with celebrating the contribution of Irish women to society.

Today is Nollaig na mBan - what's that all about?

Besides taking down the decorations.

# womens-christmas - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Orthodox Christians dive into ice-cold waters to chase wooden crosses

It’s to celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany, apparently.

Open Thread: Are you celebrating Nollaig na mBan*? Little Christmas This post contains a poll

Open Thread: Are you celebrating Nollaig na mBan*?

*Or Women’s Christmas. Or Little Christmas. Or Women’s Little Christmas.

Opinon: This Nollaig na mBan, let's recognise that women shoulder the majority of care work

Historically, societies assumed that women did the caring and men were breadwinners. While things are changing, the responsibility for work within the home still falls predominantly to women.

# womens-christmas - Monday 6 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Ireland is rather confused about Women's Little Christmas Nollaig Na Mban

Ireland is rather confused about Women's Little Christmas

Little Christmas – yay or nay?

# womens-christmas - Friday 6 January, 2012

Open thread: are you celebrating Women's Christmas? Nollaig Na Mban This post contains a poll

Open thread: are you celebrating Women's Christmas?

Little Christmas is known as Nollaig na mBan in many parts of Ireland as traditionally exhausted women relaxed with a cuppa as the men took over housekeeping duties – for one day only.

# womens-christmas - Thursday 6 January, 2011

From The Daily Edge Have yourself a merry Women's Little Christmas Nollaig Na Mban

Have yourself a merry Women's Little Christmas

Ten things you might not have known about today’s celebration of Nollaig na mBan… nor might you want to.