OK, so here I am pretty jazzed about Christmas in 1981. It was a good year.
I was 5 years-old, about this close to learning how to ride a bike, and all my Barbie shoes were accounted for. Little did I know standing there in my footed pajamas that 17 years later my husband would discover this picture and make it “a thing”.
From our first Christmas as newlyweds until today, we’ve taken a picture of my husband and now children in this exact pose every holiday season, hereby known as “The Excited Christmas Picture Tradition”.
Take a look at a few of our favorite excited pictures!
Just as my dad captured the excitement of the Christmas season with me in 1981, I’m hoping to do the same with my kids. I love how one old picture had the power to create such a fun tradition in our family. I hope one day to have an entire collection of excited Christmas pictures with my grown sons and their children!
Do you have family picture traditions?
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