In the heart of the Great Depression, a 45-foot star brought hope back into the lives of the citizens of Castle Rock, Colorado. Gather around the Christmas tree more than 70 years later as Grandpapa tells his grandchildren about the time the star was built, in Staci McCormack's Mingled Blessings.
Staci McCormack is an elementary-school principal. Having been a member of Douglas County and the growing Castle Rock community for more than 20 years, she is passionately fueled to carry on the stories of the town's beginnings. Staci resides in Castle Rock with her husband and son.