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The Fascinating Origins of 10 Christmas Traditions

Mistletoe, by Auntie P. on Flickr Ever wonder why we give each other gifts at Christmas? Or what the deal is with wreaths, kissing under mistletoe, and stocking stuffers? And what’s up with Boxing Day, Canada?  [W]e tell our kids that a fat man is coming into our house at night; we bring in trees in to [...]