My Dad Sent Me a Fruitcake Every Year for Christmas. The Last One Didn’t Arrive Until a Year A...
My father resembled a fruitcake. One year, he even sent one. It never arrived.
7 True Stories About Funny Thanksgiving Mishaps
These true stories of snafus past will make you laugh—and breathe a little easier about your own Thanksgiving.
A Teacher Told Her Students to Draw What They Were Thankful for—This Was One Student’s Moving ...
As this teacher learned, some of the most moving lessons are taught by students.
Why I Stopped Making New Year’s Resolutions
Was it me failing my resolutions? Or were my resolutions failing me? Here’s how a shift in perspective helped me...
What It’s Really Like to Be a Hallmark Holiday Writer
Ever wonder who comes up with those sweet stories of snow, St. Nick, serendipity, and soulmates? It's authors like Barbara...
13 Sweet Vintage Letters to Santa—from Almost 100 Years Ago
Sweet, vintage letters to Santa from Texas farm kids recall a simpler, more generous time.
10 Christmas Stories That Will Melt Your Heart
Delightful tales to help you embrace the spirit of the season
Pennies From Heaven—A Christmas Miracle
A skeptical journalist begins to find miraculous rare pennies from her deceased father.
This Soldier’s Long Walk Home Was the Best Christmas Present for His Little Girl
Surprise reunions are extra special during the holiday season.
11 of the Most Inspired and Meaningful Holiday Gifts Ever Received
We asked you to tell us the most thoughtful, meaningful, and/or inspiring holiday gifts you've ever received, and thanks guys,...
This Message in a …. Christmas Ornament… Is a True Story of Love
Inside an old blue glass ball lay the heart of a marriage.
Finally! Here’s What the Saying ‘Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus’ Means
One news editor reminds us to never stop believing in miracles.
4 Heartwarming True Tales of Vintage Christmas Kindness
These true stories from readers like you prove that, deep down, Christmas has always been about the joy of giving.
6 Christmas Stories of Wonder and Love
It's a perfect time to read about how other families experience the joy of the season.
Christmas Stories: The Gold and Ivory Tablecloth
A pastor’s impulsive purchase leads to an incredible reunion. Coincidence—or divine guidance? You be the judge in this story of...