Folks have been Christmas caroling for centuries. It’s a fun tradition.

Just get a few friends and their kids together and go stand in the freezing cold of your neighbors’ lawns. Send an eight-year-old up to knock on the door and start singing Hark the Herald, The First Noel, Away in a Manger, Silent Night and We Wish You a Merry Christmas.

Carolling can be a lot of fun

You will be astonished at the reaction. Elderly folks may brush away tears — and tell you how they used to go caroling with their loved ones during the Great Depression. Younger families may not know

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