This Family Celebrated Every Holiday Their Dad Will Miss When Hes In Afghanistan

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This heartwarming story comes to us from our friends at AOL.

Having a parent missing during the holidays is never fun, but one family made the best of it.

Twitter user Olivia Clendennin’s dad is leaving for deployment in Afghanistan. Before he went off, however, their family made a point to celebrate every holiday that he would miss.

That included celebrating Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas for one epic celebration.

Clendinnin and her family have struck a nerve with others: her Tweet garnered thousands of likes and retweets.

Take a look at the various parties below planned by this loving family! Inspired by this family and what they did for their dad heading off to Afghanistan?

Make sure to SHARE this with your friends and family, all while taking a few cues from this family on how to celebrate!





The amazing celebration quickly went viral on Twitter!




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