Kourtney split with her partner Scott Disick in July. And Khloe's been nursing her estranged husband Lamar Odom, who remains in a rehabilitation centre after overdosing in a brothel in October. The family also faced tension caused by Kris' ex-husband Bruce's transition to Caitlyn in April.
The Kardashians have had a tumultuous year, but insiders say momager Kris Jenner, 60, is determined to put on the most lavish Christmas yet to draw a line under a roller-coaster few months and celebrate the birth of daughter Kim's new baby Saint, who was born just last week.
Closer has reported how Kim, 35, has faced rows over the past few months with her husband Kanye West, 38, on top of a.
Christmas celebrations always start with her Christmas Eve bash, which will be more lavish than ever with their favourite Champagne flown in from Paris, Michelin-starred chefs and a huge guest list, inviting every celeb they've ever been in contact with.
The family will sleep over at Kris' and on Christmas morning, they'll be joined by Caitlyn, Scott and Lamar, if he's well enough. They'll join in the present-opening ceremony while chefs create a Champagne breakfast of Kris' favourite, smoked salmon eggs benedict.
Kris has called in five members of their style team to come in for three hours to get them ready for their seven-course lunch, so they look their best for social media snaps.
A source says: Kris is desperate to end the year on a high.
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With it being the baby's first Christmas, there's going to be an hour devoted to Saint – Kim and Kanye will open his gifts and sing carols.
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Kris has even hired a choir of carol singers, as she knows it's one of Kanye's favourite parts of Christmas and he wants his children to be surrounded by as much tradition as possible.