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My Family Celebrates Essay

  • Submitted by: Mfernandez69
  • on January 7, 2013
  • Category: English
  • Length: 483 words

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My Family Celebrates

          Many people around the world have many family traditions and many different ways of celebrating the holiday of Christmas.   Christmas is a holiday observed generally on December 25 to commemorate the birth of Jesus.   One thing that we all have in common is engaging in the family tradition of hanging lights, beads and ornaments from a Christmas tree.   The Christmas tree has always been a very valued piece among all of my family Christmas tradition.   We start by my dad picking out the tree a week after Thanksgiving; we let the tree rest for a couple of days.   On that weekend my mom brings up from storage the ornaments, the lights and everything that has to do with Christmas decoration.   So we all join in on decorating the tree putting on the lights and ornaments.   Every year my sisters and I decide who will be putting up the star, it’s usually me because am the youngest.   My dad decorates the outside of the house with lights and stand up figures.   It’s so beautiful when everything comes together so well.

            On Christmas Eve we usually go to my father side of the family for dinner.   My mom is a good cook and every time we have a family gathering she always has to bring Stuff Shells and a dessert.   Everyone always looks forward onto eating my mom Stuff Shells “she makes them very good”.   Before we go to dinner we all get dress in new clothing and we pack up all the gifts for the people that are going to be at that dinner.   My parents buy a lot of gift for the whole family.   At the dinner we have fun, I play with all my cousins, and before we leave they open the presents we brought over.   We have to leave because we have to be at my mother sister’s house before midnight.   At midnight is Christmas day and that’s the time that my mother’s family opens their gifts.   We have soon much fun, because we are such a big family and to see the expression on everyone face while their opening the gift is priceless.   Everyone gets so...

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