B&B Recap: Eric Saves Brooke's Christmas Eve

A time to come together

1. A time to come together

After Brooke suffered several cancellations on Christmas Eve, Eric told her she was to join him. "You're coming home with me," he assured her. "You're my family."

When she arrived, everyone was more than enthused, offering hugs, kisses and family warmth. 
Sweet as holiday cookies

2. Sweet as holiday cookies

Double the sweet! Dollar Bill gets some holiday treats and a kiss from Katie. 
Sticky fingers, Wyatt?

3. Sticky fingers, Wyatt?

Wyatt couldn't help himself from stealing a few cookies from the cookie plate. 
An early Christmas surprise

4. An early Christmas surprise

Eric presented Brooke with a sentimental holiday present: a locket featuring a photo of her children.

"Your kids will always be with you, right there in your heart," Eric explained.

A bond that can't be broken

5. A bond that can't be broken

"You are my best friend," a touched Brooke told Eric of his Christmas Eve kindness.
Carols for the crowd

6. Carols for the crowd

Per tradition, the Forresters, Spencers and Logans put aside their drama to spread peace and goodwill the old-fashioned way: by gathering around the piano to sing Christmas carols.

First on the list? "Jingle Bells," of course.
Merry Christmas to all

7. Merry Christmas to all

Smiles and laughter filled the room as the Forresters, Spencers and Logans celebrated the magic of Christmas.

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