Sometimes while watching TV during the "Frog Days of Fall",  the sentiments expressed in a TV commercial may capture the spirit of the holidays. Year's ago in the McShea household, we recorded "A Charlie Brown Christmas", and one of the commercials on our homemade tape featured a little girl and Ronald McDonald. It got to the point where we preferred to watch that recorded version of the Charlie Brown show, so that we could see the McDonald's TV commercial with Lindsay and Ronald.

Here's that commercial from the early 1990s for McDonald's that has such a positive message that tugs at the heart strings.