Holidays can be tough when you have lost the head of the family or a loved one who held the family together. If you have dealt with this, NPR wants to hear your story.

How has your family celebrated the holidays after losing a loved one? Have new traditions replaced the old ones? Is there a special way your family honors the traditions passed down by Grandma or Grandpa? Let us know by filling out the form below or here. An NPR journalist may reach out to you to get more details about your story.

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