Family's unconventional birthday tradition is a real 'scream'

Your family probably has some kind of birthday tradition. For Maddy Kelly, it’s that you have to scream at the top of your lungs while you slice your cake. She shared footage of the fascinating tradition to TikTok, much to her audience’s delight. “My family has a tradition where you scream when you cut your birthday cake and if you don’t scream loud enough my grandma roasts you,” she wrote in the video. Kelly told In The Know that it’s not always popular among her family members. “It’s very divisive because half of our family literally hates it,” she said. The tradition started when her mom’s friend told them about it. Kelly said that her grandmother, who she calls Rinkie, is “truly the best screamer”. Many others have been exposed to the family tradition, and Kelly said that some have even adopted the tradition as their own