The joy of family gatherings. Kids on opening presents with jubilance. Those precious moments caught in these awkward family Christmas photos. That is what the holidays are all about. Here, captured in vintage Kodachrome on the high-tech pocket Instamtic or by the professional photographer’s lens, these funny family Christmas moments will forever live in our hearts. As awkward, embarrassing or cringe-worthy as they may be, we can all laugh at loud at what you are about to witness. Why? Because in some way or another, we have all experienced similar times in our Christmas past. Enjoy.
Share the Joy. Feel the Love.
Grandma Buzzy, suddenly regretting she made the 835 mile trip from Sun City.
It appears the Miller sisters have seen their brother’s song and dance before.
Mom’s had enough of this shit.
The preparing of the Morse family annual Christmas sacrifice.
Dammit! Who let grandma near the egg nog again!?!
I’ll let you all caption this one. C’mon! Have at it!
Concussion protocol couldn’t sideline Larry from enjoying another Christmas morning.
Nothing brings more joy than watching grandma and grandpa in the hot tub.
Mom wasn’t gonna let Shelley ruin another Christmas photo. She could do that all on her own.
“Quick! Hold up mom before she takes down the tree again!”
Only one word could ever describe the Johnson’s holiday spirit. “Stern.”
Another cheer-filled Christmas celebration at Randolph Aluminum Products.
For the record, 1982 was the best Christmas ever for Kevin and Kurt Conolley.
According to Mildred, “Someone should mind their own bee’s wax and count their own damn calories.”
Does the tree match the carpet? Heck, it matches everything in Aunt Edna’s glamorous world.
The perplexing torment of being stuck somewhere between naughty and nice.
The children were nestled all snug in their beds, with visions of Tony all ready to be unwrapped.
Welcome to the Island of Misfit Toys.
Their spirit’s so bright, they gotta wear shades.
“Well, Bobby. Watch says 8:30. Time to go shoot Rudolph.”
What is it with these family holiday hot tub pic??? Who agrees to take them?!? “C’mon, kids! Take your clothes off and hop on in. We’ve got a card to make!”
Grandma Pearl and her favorite Christmas companion. Scotch.
Grandpa Carl. Still wondering why they woke him up for this.
Seemed like a good idea at the time.
The Gladstones and the little known 9nth tiny reindeer Assy.
Legs or no legs, Millie was determined to find a way to get that angel on top of the tree.
My, this is going about as well as expected.
Most Santas hand out candy canes. This one throws his poop.
Gladys and Todd Murphy. The happiest couple in Alpena, MI.