As I’m listening to Christmas music this morning, I’m feeling very nostalgic for my childhood Christmases. It doesn’t happen often (my long term memory seems to have gone the way of my short term memory) but here are some of the things I’m thinking fondly of today:
she loves you to fill your heart with true joy)
I remember Ma Tante’s little plastic Christmas village (we kids thought it was the HIGHLIGHT of Christmas decorations) and going to her house after midnight mass (grew up Catholic) and eating meatpies (couldn’t eat meat on Christmas Eve until after midnight). I remember going home and opening 1 present before we went to bed. Then I remember this:
We were not allowed to wake my parents up until the test pattern was no longer on the TV.
What are your favorite nostalgic memories from your childhood?