My favorite Christmas tradition

Even though I love traditions, I really don’t need a lot for Christmas. Snow, stockings, a tree – I can do without all of these things. But there are two elements that are absolutely essential. There can be no negotiation on these two points. The first is family. The second is my Mom’s super special amazingly terrific made-from-scratch cinnamon rolls:

Even on the boat in the middle of the Bahamas, she made it happen. And blew my mind with the deliciousness for the 26th year in the row.

Don’t be confused by the single one on my plate. I had four.

About The 1st Draft

I am a 30-something English teacher living in the Midwest who loves books, television, soccer, a good conversation, Cardinals baseball, and playing with my adorable nieces and nephews.
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3 Responses to My favorite Christmas tradition

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  2. It was very, very difficult. But the knowledge that I could make everyone jealous helped. Merry Christmas!

  3. Larry McD says:

    I’m surprised you were able to stop long enough to take a picture.Travel safely tomorrow, kiddo.

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