Throughout the years parents have invested much time and thought into weaving a magical story of a jolly old elf sliding down the chimney with a bag filled with toys for good girls and boys. Those who don’t have chimneys may tell their children that Santa will come through the front door, or through a window. When my children were young, they used to ask that we let the fire burn down, or not light a fire at all on Christmas Eve, because Santa might get burned. Stories told by parents can become quite elaborate in the spirit of Christmas magic. If your child is questioning, but not really wanting to know the answer, give him one more year of magic and belief, and find new ways for him to become Santa’s helper. Read the full article “Keeping the magic of Santa Claus alive”.