Dear Reader, You probably know what a history-addict I am! One of the things I love about Christmas is that it's the time of year our modern society looks back to past times and treasured traditions. To celebrate this joyous season, I've created this page to share with you some
of my favorite historical Christmas recipes and music.
I've also included some links to interesting sites that describe Christmas celebrations from the past
or explain the forgotten roots of some of our favorite holiday traditions. I know from experience that women tend to create the holiday experience for our families.
Often that takes so much time and energy, we aren't always able to savor the pleasures of the season. I hope you'll take a little time for yourself. Put on your favorite Christmas music, make a cup of hot chocolate, maybe light a
candle with a festive scent and curl up with a Christmas story.
Wishing you all the joy and wonder of the season!
Twelfth Night Cake
Lamb's Wool Wassail
Jesus Christ the Apple Tree
Lo How A Rose E'er Blooming
The Boar's Head Carol
Quem Pastores Laudavere
The History Channel
BBC Ten Ages of Christmas
History of Christmas
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