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This Family Started Doing ‘Real Life’ Christmas Cards 7 Years Ago And They Get Crazier As The Kids Grow Up

This Family Started Doing 'Real Life' Christmas Cards 7 Years Ago And They Get Crazier As The Kids Grow Up

Most families are trying hard to make the festive season picture-perfect, where everyone is happy, nobody talks politics, and the children don’t complain about their gifts. But the idyllic world is better left to Coca-Cola commercials, since the real-life festive season is often very different.

And one family from North Carolina is celebrating precisely the imperfection of family Christmas. For the past 7 years, the Stanleys have been making Christmas cards where every family member participates.

The result is both cute and hilarious since the little ones are pictured wreaking havoc in the house and things get messy, and oh boy, it does feel out of control. But isn’t that the whole beauty of winter holidays?

“The very first time we tried to take a ‘traditional’ Christmas card photo we had hilariously bad results. From there the tradition was born—instead of trying to send perfect cards, we would send something that represented the chaos of parenting,” the Stanleys told Bored Panda previously. So let’s…

This Family Started Doing ‘Real Life’ Christmas Cards 7 Years Ago And They Get Crazier As The Kids Grow Up

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