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Birthday Thoughts

I had a birthday about two and a half weeks ago. I’m still getting used to entering the correct age on forms. How did I get to be so old? And with that question comes another … how many more … Continue reading

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The Day After Christmas

Tis the day after Christmas And all through the house Are stacks of presents Unwrapped, waiting to be put away. But let’s linger and enjoy looking at them, Tangible signs of affection. Let’s enjoy the Christmas tree With its bright … Continue reading

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Can You Help?

Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching. In my family that means presenting my Christmas wish list to the person who pulled my name to purchase gifts for this year. I’m stuck. What should I put on my list? Do you have any … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping Nearly Completed

It’s the first of December and I have my Christmas shopping nearly completed? Can this be true? Yes, it is. Since the family decided to draw names this year instead of buying gifts for each member, my shopping is nearly … Continue reading

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Don’t Dream of a White Christmas

This is not the year to dream of a white Christmas in my area. You can dream of a soggy Christmas. It rained all day and night Monday and it’s raining still. Given that we had a drought this summer, … Continue reading

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Christmas Checklist

. Make list for Christmas cards – done . Write annual letter – done¬† . Get copies made of letter – done .¬† Address Christmas cards – done . Buy stamps . Mail cards . Put up felt tree for … Continue reading

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What’s Going On At The North Pole?

I was nearly knocked off my feet when I walked into a shopping mall yesterday to buy a wedding gift and found Santa Claus was already there. What’s going on? Thanksgiving is still almost two weeks in the future and … Continue reading

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