Ever since my sister passed away in 2003, my parents and I do not celebrate Christmas as much as before.
Photo shown below was taken in East Meadow, NY. (Some time in 1992 or 1993.)
First and foremost, we always visit my sister's gravestone. We have lessened our Christmas spirit.
(No more installing Christmas decorated lights on house. No more setting up Christmas tree. No more attending family occasions. No more exchanging gifts.)
However, we still consistently attend Christmas mass together. Other than that, my family and I just stay home together.
Spreading my Christmas spirit at home with the family: Jam Christmas music, watch Christmas movies and/or music videos, and eat lots of food.
Also, watch all day NBA basketball games.(Obviously, I never get tired of watching basketball. Sorry, parents.)
My favorite all-time Christmas album: *NSYNC's Home for Christmas (Thanks sister for introducing me to them.)
One of their songs in album is music video shown below.
Watch and hear another song, "Love's In Our Hearts on Christmas Day," from their album. Live performance video shown below.
My favorite Christmas movies: Jingle All the Way, Love Actually, Home Alone, Elf, Just Friends, & A Christmas Story. (Not in particular order whatsoever.)
For each movie, here are my best video clips shown below.
(Remember that Nickelodeon TV cartoon show, Doug)
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