Appalachian Thursday – Breakin’ Up Christmas — Appalachian Author

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We’ve rung in the new year and Christmas is over . . . or is it? I’ve written before about Old Christmas–the mountain tradition of celebrating the holiday on January 6 due to some calendar confusion dating back hundreds of years. But there’s also an Appalachian tradition called “Breakin’ Up Christmas” that only goes back […]

via Appalachian Thursday – Breakin’ Up Christmas — Appalachian Author
We keep our tree up long after Christmas. I use to keep it up til after Epiphany (January 6th) but now i keep it up longer.