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.
My Uncle Was a Man of Few Words, But Our Quiet Christmas Eve Drives Are Some of My Favorite Memories
Uncle Ed was a tough guy of few words. But when he took me on a Christmas Eve drive, he...
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.
18 True Christmas Miracles That Will Restore Your Hope for the Holidays
These true stories prove that a well-timed letter, a handful of pennies, or a single gust of wind can make...
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
This Mom’s Poem Is a Brilliant Way to Teach Kids the Truth About Santa
Could it be possible that Santa is real and works through the hands of parents?
This Soldier’s Long Walk Home Was the Best Christmas Present for His Little Girl
Surprise reunions are extra special during the holiday season.
This Dad Makes Halloween Costumes For Kids in Wheelchairs–and You NEED to See Them
How one man’s beautiful vision is becoming a reality for children with disabilities across the country.
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.