When We Gather Around the Tree

When We Gather Around the Tree ~ Christin Ditchfield

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” ~ Charles Dickens Every year for as long as I can remember, my family has had this Christmas tradition: Early in the morning, after an even earlier big breakfast that includes everybody’s favorite foods, we gather around the tree to read the Christmas story and distribute […]

A Christmas Carol: The Story Within the Story

A Christmas Carol

Every year my family gathers together over the holidays to watch all of our favorite Christmas movies. Or at least as many as we can squeeze in! Old favorites like Holiday Inn and White Christmas and It’s A Wonderful Life. The first part of  the fabulous 1970s miniseries, Jesus of Nazareth. And Little Lord Fauntleroy […]