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Christmas is celebrated many different ways around the world. Each family may have traditions they carry along and do during the holiday season. Most People buy a Christmas tree before christmas and decorate it with lights and ornaments of memories. Once Santa comes, the tree has multiple presents underneath and the children of the house wake up early to unwrap the gifts. Another tradition is for families to go to a Christmas mass, and a Christmas Eve mass at the church they belong to and there is usually a Christmas Ceromony. Some families have traditions of opening one present on Christmas Eve. Most families leave out cookies and a glass of milk for Santa to have because he is on such a long journey. Christmas music is usually played and sang around the house, and alot of families make christmas cookies, and drink eggnog. Scented holiday candles are also lit in window cills at night and around the house.