Something Missing In Family Traditions

Brian Dickens Barrabee
Jul 17 · 5 min read

I’m convinced the glue that holds families together are traditions.

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There are anthropological traditions, both religious and other holidays on the calendar, that give us a suggested way of celebrating: turkey on Thanksgiving, gift giving under the tree on Christmas, church celebration and colored eggs on Easter. These institutionalized traditions help…