Twenty-Five Days of Christmas-Making a List

My Christmas Music

Immigrant’s DaughterMannheim Steamroller,Vienna Boys Choir, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Anne Murray, Burl Ives, Bing Crosby, Neil Diamond, Elvis, Martina McBride, Taylor Swift, Dr Demento, Veggie Tales, Bill Engvall, Jeff Foxworthy

My Christmas Movies

A Christmas Story, The Santa Clause (all three of them), Miracle on 34th St (original please), It’s a Wonderful Life, How The Grinch Stole Christmas (original please), A Christmas Carol(original and Mickey Mouse), Charlie Brown Christmas, Scrooged, Rudolf The Red Nose Reindeer (any Burl Ives really), Frosty the Snowman (Fred Astaire), Santa Claus is Coming to Town (Fred Astaire), The Family Man

Twenty-Five Days of Christmas – Reason for the Season

While I have a hard time believing that Christ was born on Dec 25th, I fully get the reason for the season. So today we have songs that are much more traditional and some of my favorite pictures included.

My mother had this statue when I was growing up. It always brought out the right side in our holiday celebration. Forget the presents for the moment and simply believe in the possibility of true Christmas Spirit.

I just love this version with the harmonizing

Lights of Kansas City are too beautiful to forget!

Can’t have Christmas music without Ann Murray

Twenty Five Days of Christmas

For Christmas I decided to run a special, like I did last year for Halloween, something every day in celebration of the upcoming holiday. This will be my family’s first Christmas in Winston-Salem and the first in seven years with the possibility of snow, at least more than sad little flakes that melt before they hit the ground. So without further delay, lets kick off the Christmas spirit