The Yule log, Yule clog, or Christmas block is a specially selected log burnt on a
hearth as a Christmas tradition in a number of countries in Europe. The origin of
the folk custom is unclear. ... T...
Why we have Yule Logs and what they mean and represent in Christmas. ... I don
't make barrels! My Great Grandfather did own a walking stick factory though!) ...
Yule Log Magick / Make A Yule Log / Bake a Yule Log Cake ... An ancient rhyme
of unknown origin reflects the importance of the Yule Log on this sabbat: .... the
cake, and when a light touch does not bounce back easily, it needs to come out.
... in many countries and hence several legends are associated with its origin. ...
Burning the Yule Log is a crucial Christmas tradition today. ... follows the same
process of burning the log as does France but here the log is stored under a bed.
History of the Yule log.
The Yule log is an ancient tradition you can make for your own holiday ... one that
children can do easily – is to make a Yule log for a family-sized celebration.
Dec 21, 2012 ... 'Tis the season for rich food traditions, including that of the Christmas Yule log.
Dec 7, 2009 ... But we do know that it has long been recognized and honored in some ... The
term has been linked to and may originate from the Old Norse Jo. .... The first
direct reference to the Yule log can be found around the 17th century.
Yule is also known as the winter solstice in the northern hemisphere and the
summer ... were sacred to the Celts because they did not "die" thereby
representing the eternal ... The ceremonial Yule log was the highlight of the
Dec 8, 2011 ... Log. The Bûche de Noël is shaped like the Yule Log. Ya know, that special log
that ... There are a couple of stories about where the cake originated. ... But the
best story has to do with that wacky Napoleon I. During his reign as ...