What really are these original gifts of Christmas that the Wise Men brought?
Both are from tree sap.Read More
This Christmas symbol is new to me.
I only have vague memories of ever seeing this decoration.Read More
You may recall seeing trees and shrubs wrapped up in burlap as you drive through a residential area. Over the years, I’ve seen fewer of these and began to wonder why people do it and others don’t.Read More
Candy canes are so Christmas. Like so many Christmas traditions they have a nearly unfathomable history, that goes back to Germany.
Christmas Crackers are a British thing. They are part of Christmas celebrations in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Commonwealth countries (Canada, Australia ,New Zealand and South Africa).Read More
Much like the cake itself, this history of Christmas cake is mixed up and dense.