Category Archives: family

Hanging Stockings With Care

Mantles adorned with garland and other holiday trinkets make fireplaces come alive for Christmas.  That magic is only enhanced by hanging Christmas stockings which are just waiting to be filled with goodies for good girls and boys.  Those without a … Continue reading

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Catching Up

Saturday night I went to the Symphony.  The man who usually sits behind me was there and we had an interesting chat before the concert and during the intermission.  He shared an idea he and his friends/family do during Christmas. … Continue reading

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Summer Still Here

I know that Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer.  But here that isn’t true.  The weekend was very hot with “real feels” over 100.  Thankfully, the temps are supposed to drop by the weekend and maybe summer will … Continue reading

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Flood Update

The latest flood update for my area is that some of the closed roads have been opened. I’ve never experienced living with closed highways, etc., and I’m a little surprised at the work involved in re-opening them. It’s not a … Continue reading

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Day After Christmas

T’was the day after Christmas And all through the house People were napping, both husband and wife Unwrapping gifts had exhausted them To say nothing of eating breakfast and a big dinner It’s no wonder they weren’t getting any thinner. … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Thoughts

I love ice cream.  I have ever since I was a child.  It was a special treat back then.  It had to be eaten on the spot, more or less, when purchased because we only had a tiny little freezer … Continue reading

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I Can’t Believe It!

I can’t believe it! I have all my Christmas shopping done except for some stocking stuffers. How did this happen? I bought the children’s gifts last week. Yesterday I went out on Black Friday and got the gifts for the … Continue reading

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