It wasn’t until I moved back to Indiana the nostalgic image of what I identified as a “good old fashioned Christmas” returned to me. Like a brick to the head I realized what I wanted was the feeling of the season. I wanted the feeling of family, of honest giving. The traditional part of it doesn’t resonate with me any more but the sense of coming together as a community does.  Enter “Miracle on 7th Street”, the downtown holiday celebration put on by the Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce. This year was the eighth annual event and my first full experience. It was a blast.

 

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