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"There is nothing in the way you live today that doesn't have its roots in history" - Philippa Lacey Brewell

Why we decorate trees at Christmas.

‚Äč Christmas is a time of tradition but where do these traditions come from? Many relate back to human practices predating the Christian church and linked to our ancestors link to their winter environment. For this special Christmas blog I am focussing on one tradition which is still going strong, the decoration of a Christmas tree. I actually have ...
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