24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

16th Day of Christmas~Patricia Johns

The Winner of Debby’s prize is Piper. Congratulations, Piper! Now, on to Patricia’s Christmas memory. My favorite Christmas memory is a little bit bitter sweet. I was pregnant with a very complicated pregnancy. My only pregnancy. I was excited, terrified, proud, uncertain... My parents were visiting from across the country, and we were all at… Continue reading 16th Day of Christmas~Patricia Johns

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

15th Day of Christmas~Debby Giusti

The Winner of Virginia’s prize is Jennifer Hallmark. Congratulations, Jennifer. Now, on to Debby’s Christmas memory. Living the Christmas Story By Debby Giusti Many years ago, God gave me a special gift at Christmas…the gift of a child. I was due to deliver my second little one on December 19th and was convinced baby and… Continue reading 15th Day of Christmas~Debby Giusti

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

14th Day of Christmas~Virginia Carmichael

The Winner of Rhonda’s prize is BrandiD. Congratulations, Brandi! Now, on to Virginia’s Christmas memory.  My favorite Christmas memory is three-fold. My mom always made plates and plates of Christmas cookies. Sugar cookies and gingerbread men and spritzers with red hots and Russian tea cakes. I have vivid memories of how it covered one end of the… Continue reading 14th Day of Christmas~Virginia Carmichael

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

13th Day of Christmas~Rhonda Gibson

The Winner of Tina’s prize is Sherida. Congratulations, Sherida. Now, on to Rhonda’s Christmas memory. Christmas has always been my favorite time of the year. So it only makes sense that my favorite Christmas memory would be hard to pin point but it’s not and here’s why… I was sixteen years old and dating a… Continue reading 13th Day of Christmas~Rhonda Gibson

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

12th Day of Christmas~Tina Radcliffe

The Winner of Terri’s prize is Kirsten. Congratulations, Kirsten. Now, on to Tina’s Christmas memory. An Italian Christmas Memory by Tina Russo Radcliffe My favorite Christmas memories are those family times before I left home for the army. We always had a houseful of people. Christmas Eve was my father’s Neapolitan family (Uncle Tony, Uncle… Continue reading 12th Day of Christmas~Tina Radcliffe

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

10th Day of Christmas~Patty Smith Hall

The Winner of Roxanne’s prize is Patty Wysong. Congratulations, Patty. Now, on to Patty’s Christmas memory. The Christmas of 1983 was an exciting time for me. Newly-wed to my handsome husband, we had just moved into our very first home, a small ranch house that was perfect for a couple starting out. I worked full… Continue reading 10th Day of Christmas~Patty Smith Hall

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

9th Day of Christmas~Roxanne Rustand

The Winner of Belle’s prize is AmyC. Congratulations, Amy. Now, on to Roxanne’s Christmas memory. My favorite Christmas memory is from when our children were young. Every Christmas, we would set out for the local Christmas tree farms armed with a thermos of hot chocolate and our trusty saw. We would trudge through the snow,… Continue reading 9th Day of Christmas~Roxanne Rustand

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

8th Day of Christmas~Belle Calhoune

The Winner of Lily’s prize is Brittany McEuen. Congratulations, Brittany. Now, on to Belle’s Christmas memory. Growing up in a family of five children made the Christmas season the most wonderful of times. My parents always managed to create such a festive, loving atmosphere. Some of my most precious memories revolve around decorating the Christmas… Continue reading 8th Day of Christmas~Belle Calhoune

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

7th Day of Christmas~Lily George

The Winner of Katy Lee’s prize is Stephanie Sullivan. Congratulations, Stephanie. Now, on to Katy’s Christmas memory. A Christmas Memory Growing up, I was as enchanted by the Christmas season as every child is. But I was so enamored of it, day by day, that I was reluctant to shut off the magic of the… Continue reading 7th Day of Christmas~Lily George

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6th Day of Christmas~Katy Lee

The Winner of Winnie's prize is Gail Demaree. Congratulations, Gail. Now, on to Katy’s Christmas memory. A Season of Giving I have a fond Christmas memory of being six years old and waking up in the early morning light before any other of my family members, including my younger brother, Jimmy. I snuck downstairs all… Continue reading 6th Day of Christmas~Katy Lee