11 Christmas Traditions You’ll Only Understand If You’re From Texas

We’re big on tradition here in Texas. Our roots run deep, and we aren’t afraid to embrace them during the holiday season. Although we develop customs within our own families, there are several statewide Christmas traditions that most of us adhere to (or at least know someone who does). Here are 11 of the biggest ones:

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How many of these traditions does your family practice? Are there any major Christmas customs in Texas that I left off?