Crackers were invented in 1847 by London confectionary Tom Smith. Inspired by the French sweet 'Bon Bon' Tom went on to create one of the most popular Christmas traditions in English history.
Have you ever wondered where the first Christmas card came from? Many Christmas traditions originate from the Victorian era. Henry Cole was too busy to sit and write
what toys and games did Victorian children play with? Well it all depended on whether they were rich or poor. Rich children would play with clockwork train sets or beautiful china dolls