Many of us hear about Yule this time of year. The ancient festival that is still celebrated across Northern Europe. Many of the traditions of Christmas come from Yule. We all know of yule logs, but there is more to Yule than meets the eye. There are animals and people who are designated to honor Yule. As December 21, the day Yule is celebrated this year, draws closer, I will share some of the traditions of this ancient holiday where some Christmas traditions come from.