From the author of the best-selling Far From Home comes an unforgettable volume of Christmas stories and poetry set in modern-day Newfoundland. While drawing on her memories of growing up in outport Newfoundland, Nellie Strowbridge recaptures sights and sounds of the festive season that will fascinate and tantalize even readers from afar with nostalgic reverie. As an added treat, contained herein are her poems and musings on the meaning of Christmas. This book is a gift of love from an author who holds dear to her heart the time-honored values of family and home. As well, it is a gift that promises to touch the lives of all who wish to share in her fondest memories of this most magical time of the year.