Tagged: Christmas Tree

Barneblad: O Juletre, O Juletre!

Bring an old tradition to life each year — decorate a Christmas tree Brought to you by Lori Ann Reinhall O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree”— how welcome these words are each year, as...

Christmas tree

Spiders, missing branches, and joy

A holiday tale of one family’s adventure in cutting their own Christmas tree Eric Stavney Seattle About four years ago my family decided to get a real Christmas tree the old way—cutting it down...

The Norwegian tree that grew like Topsy

Barbara K. Rostad Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho It started with a branch of Douglas Fir rescued from a heap of discarded trimmings at a Christmas tree lot. I stuck it in a can filled...

A bit of Jul, fra Norge til U.S.A.

Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. The lighting of the Norwegian Christmas tree at Union Station in Washington, D.C. has been a popular holiday tradition since 1997. This year’s 32-foot tree was magnificent with its...