20 Surprising Rules Of The White House The First Family Must Follow
1 Themed Christmas Trees
When it comes to Christmas decorating, the White House’s trees are always a big topic of discussion. Back in 1961, First Lady Jackie Kennedy started the tradition of themed Christmas trees. Every year since then, the First Lady has filled the White House with their own collection of themed Christmas trees.
Jackie Kennedy’s first Christmas tree was a Nutcracker theme during her husband’s first year in office. Other themes have included “Mother Goose,” “Antique Toy,” “Time-Honored Traditions,” and “American Flowers.”