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Every family is like a miniature society in itself. No family does it quite the same. What kind of family traditions do you celebrate? Read about all kinds family traditions in these articles.

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Wedding Customs: Marketing or tradition?

It's no secret that an awful lot of things we do during and after weddings are more the products of advertising than actual tradition. See if you can sort out the long-held traditions from the recent marketing innovations. In this case, we'll count anything that pre-dates the Civil War as a real tradition.


Quiz: Summertime Family Traditions

 Quiz: Summertime Family Traditions

Are you ready for summer with your family? Take this quiz to see how much you know about summertime traditions. See more »

5 Summertime Family Traditions

 5 Summertime Family Traditions

What are good traditions for families during the summer? Read about 5 summertime family traditions at HowStuffWorks. See more »

5 Family Traditions for New Babies

 5 Family Traditions for New Babies

What traditions for new babies can create even brighter memories and afford parents much-needed breaks? Read about traditions for new babies at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Nursery Rhyme Trivia

 Nursery Rhyme Trivia

How much do you know about the origins or nursery rhymes? Take this quiz about nursery rhymes to test what you know. See more »

Wedding Customs: Marketing or tradition?

 Wedding Customs: Marketing or tradition?

Can you tell age-old wedding customs from modern marketing gimmickry? Take this quiz about wedding customs and traditions to test what you know. See more »

How to Build Family Traditions

 How to Build Family Traditions

If you want to know how to build family traditions, you've come to the right place. Read about building family traditions at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Do kids get the importance of family traditions?

 Do kids get the importance of family traditions?

Do kids get the importance of family traditions? Find out whether children really understand family traditions at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Celebrate Your Family Heritage

 How to Celebrate Your Family Heritage

What's the best way to celebrate your family's heritage? Read about celebrating your family heritage at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Update Old Traditions for New Families

 How to Update Old Traditions for New Families

How can you update old traditions for a new family? Read about updating old family traditions at HowStuffWorks. See more »

5 Family Traditions to Help Your Kids in School

 5 Family Traditions to Help Your Kids in School

What are some traditions that will help your kids in school? Check out 5 family traditions to help your kids in school at HowStuffWorks. See more »