The Yule log is an ancient tradition, but you can make one for your own family's holiday celebration. Put one together with items you find outside, and include it as part of your Yule ritual.: A Time-Honored Tradition
The winter solstice typically occurs on the or of December in the Northern Hemisphere while those in the Southern Hemisphere usually celebrates it on the or of June. While one hemisphere celebrates winter, the other welcomes summer.
Celebrate the First Day of Winter with Winter Solstice facts, folklore, FAQs, and more! See the exact date and time of the Winter Solstice, which marks the astronomical first day of winter. Learn more from The Old Farmer's Almanac!