Posts tagged "Santa"

Christmas Cookie Call of Duty

How do you make Christmas cookies with thirteen year old boys? Violently.  Baking Christmas cookies together has been a holiday tradition of ours since the boys were old enough to say “artificially colored sugar.”  It’s been great fun, sometimes even for me.  As the years have gone by and they’ve gotten older, it’s even become... Read more »

A Christmas Eve Carol - When a Family Tradition Comes to an End

For over fifty years my eighty-nine year old mother has been hosting a Christmas Eve party at her house, and while my husband and kids and I will be heading over there this year, we are the only ones who will. It seems this family tradition is coming to an end. I have fond memories of this... Read more »