Thursday Dec 15 2011 comments "What is your favorite Holiday Tradition?" By: Photos by Kim Palaferri/Loomis News -A +A Photo by Kim Palaferri/Loomis NewsConstance FontesRocklin?Each year on Christmas Eve, we have an open house and we make Italian stew, then we read Twas The Night Before Christmas? Photo by Kim Palaferri/Loomis NewsMark DavisPenryn?I have been watching the Christmas Carol, the 1951 version with Alastair Sim, who played Ebenezer Scrooge, since I was a child with my father. Then when I had my own son the three of us would watch it each year until my father passed. My son and I still watch it each year together. Photo by Kim Palaferri/Loomis NewsDelanne MathiasLoomis?We actually BBQ on Christmas Eve. We make ribs and baked beans, the kids really love it. It?s a tradition my brother and I started after our parents passed away? Photo by Kim Palaferri/Loomis NewsCathy HarariLoomis?My favorite Holiday tradition is baking cookies and decorating for Christmas for my family and friends.? Photo by Kim Palaferri/Loomis NewsChris FontesRocklin?Our family gets together ever Christmas night and we have a talent show, then we end it with by acting out a real live nativity scene.? Photo by Kim Palaferri/Loomis NewsNancy Fuller Lincoln ?I love gathering the family together on Christmas morning for a brunch and then we open gifts?