Dec 13 #Lucia- childhood memories of wearing a crown of candles

Today is Lucia Day in Sweden. As I was the only daughter in our family, I was the one to wear the crown of candles (when we used live ones, we would place a wet rag on our head inside the crown- the crown being made of lingonberry bush or pine branches). I had an…

Dec 13 #Lucia- childhood memories of wearing a crown of candles

Today is Lucia Day in Sweden.  As I was the only daughter, I was the one to wear the crown of candles (when we used live ones, we would place a wet rag on our head inside the crown- the crown being made of lingonberry bush or pine branches).  I had an electric candle crown…