1 Stephanie Fitzhugh (left) - Promotion Director of TV - spent the holiday in Bucks County, Pennsylvania with her Aunt Nancy, Uncle Dale, Cousin Evan, and extended family and friends.
2 Stephanie Fitzhugh - Family home
3 Stephanie Fitzhugh - Aunt Nancy
4 Stephanie Fitzhugh - A lovely baked brie served with green apple slices
5 Stephanie Fitzhugh - The table setting included photos as place cards
6 Stephanie Fitzhugh - The dinner feast
7 Stephanie Fitzhugh - Sitting down to eat
8 Stephanie Fitzhugh - Dessert is served
9 Stephanie Fitzhugh - Buche de Noel with meringue mushrooms
10 Stephanie Fitzhugh - My dog Willie, eyeing a stocking
11 Irina Reznik - Network engineer - spent Christmas Eve at her best friend's house.
12 Irina Reznik - The elegant table setting matched the room decor nicely.
13 Irina Reznik - My hostess included this Star of David plate at my place setting to recognize my Jewish heritage on Christmas.
14 Cari Wolfert - Editor for MarthaStewartWeddings.com - Bar setup from my New Year's Eve Party
15 Cari Wolfert - New Year's Eve cupcakes
16 Molly Bloom - Copy editor - I went to Utah with my boyfriend. Here I am playing Ping-Pong during our layover at the Milwaukee Airport on December 24th.
17 Molly Bloom - And here I am doing the hiking pose while checking out the sunset on Christmas Day in Zion National Park.
18 Molly Bloom - My boyfriend, Jonathan, looking down into Jolley Gulch in Zion
19 Molly Bloom - At the start of a hike into Peek-A-Boo canyon in Bryce Canyon National Park - It was freezing that morning and I was wearing a bazillion layers.
20 Molly Bloom - Jonathan in Bryce Canyon - The trail was icy, but we had poles and crampons, proving that New Yorkers come prepared!
21 Molly Bloom - Sitting on a fallen tree in Bryce Canyon – This ain’t no cubicle!
22 Molly Bloom - Jonathan eating snow in Bryce Canyon - You can’t eat the snow in New York City. Well … you can, but you’d be asking for it, if you did.
23 Molly Bloom - Here I am hiking in virgin snow in Red Canyon, near Bryce. We didn’t see any other people during this hike, just animal tracks.
24 Molly Bloom - Here I am sitting at the end of our hike to lovely Lower Calf Creek Falls, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument.
25 Melinda Cooke - Retail Licensing - Setting the holiday table
26 Melinda Cooke - My eager helper
27 Melinda Cooke - The kids' table
28 Melinda Cooke - The kids celebrating Jesus's birthday
29 Nerissa Ritchie – Art Director, Merchandising - With my daughter Isla, husband Chris, Father and Mother-in-law Dave and Debbie, Sister and Brother-in-law Jill and Nick, and niece Maya.
30 Nerissa Ritchie - With my daughter, Isla and husband, Chris
31 Nerissa Ritchie - My daughter, Isla, coloring with her cousins, Luke and Maya
32 Nerissa Ritchie - Enjoying a delicious Christmas Eve dinner of pheasant prepared by Father-in-law, Dave
33 Nerissa Ritchie - My daughter, Isla and her cousin, Tyler enjoy their Christmas gifts
34 Megan Oiler - AVP design director - My fiancé made pierogies on Christmas Eve—a tradition in his Ukranian family.
35 Megan Oiler - Potato and cheese pierogies
36 Megan Oiler - My cousin always bakes brie and jam inside puff pastry. So sweet & savory.
37 Megan Oiler - My brother-in-law and cousin working on finishing touches
38 Megan Oiler - The table is ready for us all to sit down.
39 Megan Oiler - After dinner, we played games until the wee hours.
40 Anduin Havens - Supervising production designer - Christmas morning – My daughter, Harper, opening gifts
41 Anduin Havens - Christmas breakfast was reindeer pancakes
42 Anduin Havens - New Year’s Eve with my neighbor, Araina, and her family
43 Anduin Havens - Harper tried to stay awake on New Year's Eve, but fell sound asleep at 10:30.
44 Anduin Havens - New Year’s Eve dinner was a goose!
45 Anduin Havens - On New Year’s Day, I made a lovely goose stock. We also kept plenty of goose fat. Yum!
46 Katina Francis - Campaign manager - This was my gift wrapping this holiday. It's Martha Stewart wrapping paper!
47 Katina Francis - The ribbons and gift tags are also Martha Stewart, all purchased from our employee red tag sale.
48 Katina Francis - A close up of the gift tag
49 Daniel Boguszewski - Senior art director - Boguszewski Family tradition is a Polish Christmas supper called 'Wigilia,' celebrated on December 24 in New Jersey. All dishes are meatless.
50 Daniel Boguszewski - Traditional pierogi made with wild mushrooms and cabbage served with red borscht
51 Daniel Boguszewski - Cooked cabbage with wild mushrooms and beans
52 Daniel Boguszewski - Marinated Herring in oil
53 Daniel Boguszewski - Dry fruits soup
54 Daniel Boguszewski - 4-year-old Maya
55 Daniel Boguszewski - Maya waiting for Santa
56 Kathleen Kent - Copy chief - I took advantage of the time off to check out holiday windows and other sights around New York City. - A window at Bergdorf Goodman
57 Kathleen Kent - Another window at Bergdorf Goodman
58 Kathleen Kent - And another
59 Kathleen Kent - A new dog in the creche at Saint Patrick's Cathedral
60 Kathleen Kent - Window display at Uniqlo
61 Allison Catliota - Ad sales coordinator, Chicago - Here are a few great memories from my visit home to Washington D.C.
with my family. Annapolis harbor with boats, Christmas lights, and the Naval Academy capital in the background.
62 Allison Catliota - A visit with my mom to the horse stables where she works on Kent Island, Maryland!
63 Allison Catliota - My version of your floating-cranberry Christmas bouquet
64 Allison Catliota - My mom and dad making homemade pasta for our Christmas Eve Tradition of 'Favorite Foods Meal'. Each family member chooses their favorite food from that year and we spend the day cooking the meal together.
65 Allison Catliota - This year our meal consisted of homemade ravioli, lobster tails, steak, chorizo sausage, baked clams, and chocolate silk pie.
66 Allison Catliota - My parents said the meal has greatly improved from when my brothers and I were little and wanted macaroni & cheese and Spaghettio's!
67 Allison Catliota - This is the beautiful blue sky over the Chesapeake Bay taken from my Bay House on New Year's Day.
68 Adia Benson - Editorial assistant - I spent Christmas in Minnesota with my boyfriend’s family. This is their yellow lab, Kayla, wearing a Santa hat next to the Christmas tree.
69 Adia Benson - Cheers to a champagne cocktail that we had on Christmas Eve.
70 Adia Benson - Our Christmas table setting
71 Adia Benson - A close up of the table
72 Olessa Pindak - Beauty Editor - The family gathered for the feast. Merry Christmas!
73 Olessa Pindak - The stockings were hung by the chimney with care at my family's house for Christmas Eve, where we celebrate with nine meatless courses.
74 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 1: Mushroom soup
75 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 2: Marinated shrimp with champagne beurre blanc sauce
76 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 3: Pierogi - potato and sauerkraut
77 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 4: Poached pears
78 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 5: Golumbki - cabbage stuffed with rice
79 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 6: An Italian addition to our Christmas Eve dinner, fettucine alfredo
80 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 7: Glazed salmon
81 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 8: Peppermint chocolate cake
82 Olessa Pindak - COURSE 9: Cookies, including Martha Stewart Pinwheels and Lemon-Pistachio Wreaths (turned into flowers)
83 Hosanna Houser - Set decorator - This year I did my tree all pink.
84 Hosanna Houser - The cat checks out one of my gifts, not entirely clear it’s not for her.
85 Hosanna Houser - The unwrapping aftermath of Christmas morning
86 Hosanna Houser - At Christmas we always visit the Bergdorf windows on 5th Avenue. This all paper window was my favorite.
87 Hosanna Houser - So many amazing things to see in the paper window, like this handsome porcupine.
88 Hosanna Houser - As well as this really amazing peacock.
89 Hosanna Houser - The star hanging over 5th Avenue and 57th is one of the truest signs of the holiday season to me.
90 Hosanna Houser - As well as the tree at Rockefeller Plaza . We brave the crowds every year to take our annual photo.
91 Sarah Erwin - Senior design production associate - Kay Ball’s Christmas table.
92 Sarah Erwin - Niece Olivia Ball with a triple batch of Seafoam Salad
93 Sarah Erwin - Hostess Kay Ball’s famous potatoes
94 Sarah Erwin - Nephew Braden Ball and sister Heather Ball performing 'feats of strength'
95 Sarah Erwin - Niece Olivia Ball gave us hand-made collage buttons.
96 Sarah Erwin - A Silver Stones rehearsal - Olivia Ball, Ryan Felice, Braden Ball, and Jacob Zang
97 Sarah Erwin - Sister Heather Ball’s tree
98 Sarah Erwin - Some of the family gathered for a gift exchange - Heather Ball, Olivia Ball, Braden Ball, Marilyn Erwin, Sarah Erwin, and Dominick DeGennaro
99 Sarah Erwin - Nephew Braden Ball’s homemade siren
100 Sarah Erwin - Niece Olivia Ball’s first handmade hat