Leon Day - My Merry Christmas
Today is a day long anticipated by those who countdown to Christmas: it’s Leon Day. Leon Day marks the exact half way mark to Christmas. It’s all down hill from here. Why is it called Leon Day? Leon is Noel spelled backwards. The history of Leon Day is a bit murky. While counting down to Christmas is a tradition hundreds of years old tied to old world Catholic church teachings Leon Day is a decidedly modern addition to the Christmas countdown calendar. It’s beginnings are likely tied to commerce. Christmas-in-July officially begins right after the 4th of July holiday butRead more