One of my favorite Christmas traditions: Nikolaus

In Germany, the night between the 5th and 6th December is not any normal night. The kids prepare for it by cleaning and polishing their winter boots. When that is done, the boots are placed outside the front door and the kids go to bed. Usually they are having trouble sleeping. They are excited. I always tried to stay awake the whole night ““ but never could. When the morning finally arrived, they rush outside to get their boots ““ which now are filled with sweets and small presents. Read More One of my favorite Christmas traditions: Nikolaus