An American Christmas: How did we get our traditions?
Have you ever wondered how our uniquely American traditions of celebrating Christmas came from? If so, you are not alone, many Americans just assume that it was always this way. Of course, many who are asked will also tell you that these special traditions were "passed down through the family". Believe it or not Christmas was not always a holiday that was celebrated in this country. It certainly was not celebrated in the extravagant way in which many of us enjoy it today. The