There is this song that I used to sing when I was a kid. Make new friends, but keep the old. One is silver and the other’s gold. I’d like to think that song applies to more than just friendship. Maybe - just maybe - it applies to Christmas traditions. When I was a kid, there were just two of us - me and my grandmother. And when we added my uncle who came home from the army, there were three - a hodgepodge of crazy, all wrapped up under one roof. Even though our “family” was small, we had...