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.
Reindeer are the endearing beast of Christmas. But fact and fiction have been mixed to create our Christmas images, stories, songs and films.Read More
A Christmas tree is not a Christmas tree without decorations.
There are some interesting stories of these decorations.Read More
The Christmas tree may be the most significant symbol of Christmas. It is the highlight of the Christmas decorations for most homes.
Most histories of Christmas trees go back to German traditions in the 1800s.Read More