I Love The Christmas Music I Grew Up With

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    Christmas Music

    A lot of it was what my parents grew up with, people like Burl Ives and Paul McCartney, all of them where what I grew up with, a lot of them where from my parent's/grandparent's generation which I actually like a lot. Burl Ives seems to have that natural Christmas song voice...
    ZappedToTheUnicorn ZappedToTheUnicorn
    22-25, F
    Dec 10, 2012

    I'm Dreaming Of A White Christmas

    I'm dreaming of a white Christmas, Just like the ones I used to know. Where the tree-tops glisten, And children listen To hear sleighbells in the snow. I'm dreaming of a white Christmas, With every Christmas card I write, "May your days be merry and bright, And may all...
    ayankee ayankee
    46-50, F
    12 Responses Nov 4, 2009

    Its That Time - Again .. !!

    As I write this it is early November 2010 and the kids already have had the Christmas song on for about three weeks ... We have an open floor plan type of home with an iTouch connected to a BOSE Speaker unit and the music can really carry thoughout the house. I am a HUGE Beatles...
    RichieRich78 RichieRich78
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Nov 11, 2010

    Nothing Like Them

    Nothing gets me in the spirit of Christmas like those old songs I grew up hearing at Christmas time. My faves are Rockin Around The Christmas Tree, The First Noel, and O Holy Night. :)
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Jul 14, 2010

    How Sweet It Was

    It is Christmas season! December 1st is the time to decorate the Christmas tree. Dad sets it up and puts on the lights. Each child gets to hang ornaments, but it is Mom who hangs the teardrop ornaments, her favorite, in special places around the tree. The tree is special, but my...
    jiggstrixie92 jiggstrixie92
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Sep 20, 2011

    There Was A Radio

    station that did a segment every half hour during the Christmas season, called "It sounds like Christmas"There were stories that were shared on there that touched your heart and made you think about the real reasons for Christmas to see the goodness in a child and how they can...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 4, 2010

    Both Sides

    I come from a two religion family and we've coexisted with each faith, Judaism and Christianity for as long as i can recall. So when i was a kid  i listened to Ave Maria, O Tannanbaun (o Christmas tree), O come all ye faithful, and more. Ave Maria is probably my all...
    Lunadelobos Lunadelobos
    1 Response Oct 31, 2010


     i love listening to christmas music, a lot of the music that i listen to was inspired by my parents.......i now own a lot of the cds of that music........the one in the logo here, bing crosby, i bought that for christmas in kilarney..........i don't know the name of this...
    irishwiccan irishwiccan
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 12, 2009

    The Christmas Music I Grew Up With

    I have always loved Christmas music, but my first recollections of actual Artists comes from The WPIX Yule Log that was first broadcast on WPIX TV Channel 11 from NYC December 24, 1966 at 9:30 PM. My mother, 2 sisters and my brother and myself sat in front of the TV and saw a...
    Sue1958 Sue1958
    56-60, F
    Jul 14, 2013

    The Christmas Song

    Yeah I love Christmas music still. I just finished listening to some on Youtube, since we just put up a tree at my house. I grew up listening to the same Christmas music that so many others have and now there is all this new music being made that sounds so pretty too!!! The...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 15, 2009

    The Carpenters

    Greeting cards have all been sent The Christmas rush is through But I still have one wish to make A special one for you Merry Christmas, darling We're apart, that's true But I can dream And in my dreams I'm Christmasing with you Holidays are joyful...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Nov 2, 2009
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