Papa Jack Thanksgiving 2018

How would you like to be remembered? What has been the happiest moment of your life so far? The saddest? Talk about Lois Sladkey.

Father

We talked about the life of my father and his journey from childhood into adulthood. We discussed his ups and downs throughout his life, and touched on the people that helped shape him.

Steve Rock interviews Phyllis Rock about her childhood Christmas' and food.

Steve Rock interviews his mother Phyllis, who talks about what Christmas was like when she was a little girl. She also speaks about what food was like on the farm she grew up on in Nebraska.

Eric Zorn & Mary Schmich

Friends and Chicago Tribune columnists Mary Schmich and Eric Zorn talk about their memories at the school, from taking lessons to co-founding the long-running holiday showcase and singalong, Songs of Good Cheer. This interview was recorded at the Old Town...

Interview with Gavin

Gavin explains his favorite Christmas traditions and his Santa dreams

A Plane, Christmas, and 20 Drunk Colonels

My grandfather served in the Vietnam War, and in 1965 he headed home for Christmas on leave. It did not go well.

Sharon and Norene McIntosh talk about the night Norene's father died on Christmas Eve 1932.
November 3, 2019 App Interview

In December 1932, Norene O’Connor McIntosh’s father John O’Connor died at a sanitarium in Von Ormy, Texas. On Christmas Eve, her mother Loretta took his body by train to their hometown of Parsons, Kansas. This is Norene’s story, told to...

Holiday Traditions

I asked my Grandma what Christmas was like for her and her family as a child.

Brook-Lynne Clark with Porscha Clark talking about her life.

In this interview, recorded and the third of December of 2017, Brooklynne Clark interviews her mother Porscha Clark about her life experiences and views on life. Porscha talks about her childhood in New York and her adolescence in North Carolina....

Roberts Family Christmas Retrospective

Board games at Christmas and the Christmas without presents.

Christmas Interview With Granny

Blair Braden interviews his 83 year old grandmother on Christmas, 2017.

Christmas 2017

Breanna and I talking about Christmas and her siblings.

Thanksgiving interview

I interviewed my great-grandma “Granny” about her childhood, being a mom, grandma and great-grandma, and all the places she’s been and jobs she’s had.

An Interview With Mom

A mother and her sixteen year old daughter talk about passed family members, generational differences, and a father who’s no longer in the picture.

Helen Roberts tell the story of the candelabra at Christmas

Helen had surgery and refused to leave the hospital before Christmas. Here the story of the Christmas candelabra received in 1964.