What is the legend behind the tradition of hanging stockings on the mantel?

Answer Hanging stockings on Christmas Eve is a favorite ritual of American children. There are a number of possible origins for this practice.Dutch TraditionWhen Dutch settlers came to colonial America, t... Read More »

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What is the tradition behind fortune cookies?

The tradition of consuming fortune cookies after a meal began in America. The fortune cookie was first introduced in California around 1915. Much debate exists surrounding the creator of the fortun... Read More »

What is the Best Method for Hanging a 70lb Taxidermed/Taxidermy Great Elk Above the Mantel?

Use a studfinder yes, to find the stud. Not sure if it's the norm to have one in all centers of the mantel... But look for one, then use heavy screws/hardware (more than one) - two at least / 3 opt... Read More »

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