Christmas

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Special Needs Children

Her Autistic Son Showed Her That Nothing Is Impossible at Christmas

Adding the star to the top of the tree was a big step for her little boy.

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Recipes

Fruit Bars to Bake for Now and Later

Gift-giving and winter snacking are both easier when these make-ahead bars are in your freezer.

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Estelle Grinnan, Edward Grinnans mother
Family

A Mother with Alzheimer's Gives Her Family a Christmas to Remember

She gave her loved ones one last glimpse of who she was. 

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Brother Andrew's Ginger Cookies; photo by Scott Goldsmith
Dessert

Try Making This Award-Winning Baker's Ginger Cookies

Brother Andrew, the 2019 winner of ABC’s The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Edition, shares his recipe for a treat the whole family will love.

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Brother Andrew Corriente; photo by Scott Goldsmith
Motivational Stories

How an Award-Winning Baker Came to Embrace a Life of Prayer

The 2019 winner of ABC’s The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Edition found his calling through a pair of disciplines: baking and prayer.

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Pets

5 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays With Your Pet

Peggy Frezon shares how pet parents across the U.S. include their furry, finned and feathered family members in their holiday traditions.

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Stories of Faith

An Apprehensive Mother Learns to Hand Her Worries Over to God

She worried about her recently divorced daughter being alone. But then she realized she was in good hands. 

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Carla Harris with her husband, Richey, and sons, Jackson and Clay, in front of their new home
Stories of Faith

A Tornado Taught Her the True Meaning of a Perfect Christmas

The storm ripped through her house, destroying everything. Well, almost everything.

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Brother Andrew Corriente; photo by Scott Goldsmith
Dessert

Brother Andrew's Christmas Baking Tips and Tricks

Award-winning baker Brother Andrew Corriente offers advice for baking for loved ones during the holidays.

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Kathy and her Santa collection; Photo credit: LAD4 CREATIONS
Positive Thinking

A Santa Claus Collection of Many Colors

How her 200 jolly figurines capture the season of joy in all skin tones.

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