24th Day of Christmas~Diane Burke

The winners of Ruthy’s books are Stephanie, Ginger and Belle. Congratulations, Ladies! Now, on to Diane’s Christmas memory. Christmas was literally the most wonderful time of the year for me. Being one of seven siblings who were scattered throughout the United States, it was difficult for us to get together with any regularity. But we … Continue reading 24th Day of Christmas~Diane Burke

23rd Day of Christmas~Ruth Logan Herne

The winner of Merrillee’s book and ornament is Karen Collier. Congratulations, Karen! Now, on to Ruthy’s Christmas memory. How can someone who loves Christmas have one favorite???? I think my favorite though, was nearly thirty-five years ago. My sister-in-law and brother-in-law's first child... a little boy named Alan.... had passed away at six months old, … Continue reading 23rd Day of Christmas~Ruth Logan Herne

22nd Day of Christmas~Merrillee Whren

The winner of Jan’s book is Jane Ruddy. Congratulations, Jane! Now, on to Merrillee's Christmas memory.   My favorite Christmas memory is from the year that my mother-in-law turned 75. Her birthday was on Christmas, so we always had a fun time celebrating her birthday as well as Christmas. That year my daughters had a … Continue reading 22nd Day of Christmas~Merrillee Whren

21st Day of Christmas~Jan Drexler

The winner of Jean’s prize is Melanie Pike. Congratulations, Melanie! Now, on to Jan’s Christmas memory. Since my husband and I got married just over thirty-one years ago, we have moved too many times. We’ve lived in six different states (one of them twice), and had a child in four of them. When a family … Continue reading 21st Day of Christmas~Jan Drexler

20th Day of Christmas~Jean C. Gordan

The winner of Missy’s prize is Angela Chesnut. Congratulations, Angela! Now, on to Jean’s Christmas memory. For me Christmas is family, love and thinking of others. My favorite memory is a combination of two memories many years apart. Our first Christmas as a married couple, my husband and I were struggling college students 3,000 miles … Continue reading 20th Day of Christmas~Jean C. Gordan

18th Day of Christmas~Carol J. Post

The Winner of Margaret’s prize is Susan Johnson. Congratulations, Susan! Now, on to Carol’s Christmas memory. Several years ago, my parents, my sister and brother-in-law, and my husband and I went in together on a 100-year-old log cabin on 12 acres in the North Carolina mountains. After a couple of trips up from Florida to … Continue reading 18th Day of Christmas~Carol J. Post

17th Day of Christmas~Margaret Daley

The Winner of Patricia’s prize is Mary K. Smith. Congratulations, Mary Now, on to Margaret’s Christmas memory. A Special Christmas Moment By Margaret Daley One of the special Christmas moments I look back fondly on was the one where my parents had an open house every Christmas Eve. Friends and relatives (children included) visited, laughed, … Continue reading 17th Day of Christmas~Margaret Daley