It's a Christmas tradition for many Islanders — hauling the kids to the mall, plopping them down on Santa's knee and hoping they smile long enough to get that perfect picture.
But it doesn't always go as planned.
When it comes to the Santa photo meltdown, many parents with small children have been there, done that. And lived to laugh about it later.
We asked you to share the best of your Yuletide bloopers, and you delivered. Thanks, and Merry Christmas!