German New Year Traditions!

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

Einen guten Rutsch! In many of the German-speaking areas the change of the year is celebrated noisily and merrily. Guests are invited, there is eating, drinking, dancing and singing. Some participate in the popular custom of “Bleigiessen,” in which a  small piece of melted lead is dropped into a bowl …

Darlene Fuchs