Evergreens have long served as symbols of life during the bleakness of winter. But Queen Victoria spurred the tradition that has become a global phenomenon.
From picking the tree to getting it home to setting it up, the choices you make can help it stay fresher – and safer – longer.
‘Catching a baby’ or caring for new parents on Christmas Day is special, midwives say. But Christmas can also be a vulnerable time for many women, especially so during a pandemic.
The pagans paved the way for our modern festivities.