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Old 05-19-2012, 04:50 PM
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12 16x16 Family Opposition?

Most in my family do not celebrate Christmas or any of the holidays due to religous beliefs, and some have even cut ties with me because I do. I'm not even able to talk about it or show my parents pictures of my children on christmas morning because they oppose it so strongly. Has anyone here faced a similar situation with family members? And do you have any advice on dealing with it?
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