Tag Archives: christmas

WWI Flying Ace Christmas

I heard this song yesterday while I was out Christmas Shopping, and it totally made my day!  I hadn’t heard it in YEARS – I would guess I was around ten the last time I heard it, until that moment.  … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Laura

Whew, I finally got the tree to work with me! We have an “easy” pre-lit tree that decided, this year, not to light. I got it set up and plugged in, and when I turned it on, only half the … Continue reading

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Santa’s cookies from Karen Joy

When I saw this I just laughed and laughed. Thanks Karen for sending it.

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A Well-Trained Christmas

As soon as I get all cocky about how well I’ve trained Cruiser, I see something like this, and realize that I have a long way to go!

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Send your photo’s

Let’s share our favorite ornaments. Lights, tree’s. Send in your pics and we’ll see how each other do things. I’ll start with my favorite “store bought” Christmas ornament. I bought this ornament in the gift shop of North Memorial hospital … Continue reading

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Question of the day

Do you have a real Christmas tree or an artificial one? Is it up yet?

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Question of the day

What Christmas Song do you wish was never written?

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Question of the day

What is your favorite Christmas Song?

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Griswold Strikes Again

Good news is that I truly out did myself this year with my Christmas  decorations. The bad news is that I had to take him down after 2 days. I had more people come screaming up to my house than … Continue reading

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Lucy VanPelt Gets Her Wish

Oh, for the love of all that is holy. This is preposterous. For those of you who don’t want to link over…  A town in England – Poole, Dorset, to be exact – has erected a giant concrete cone covered … Continue reading

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Question of the day

Are your holiday decorations taken down and put away?

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Happy Christmas

This is my favorite Christmas song.  It means a LOT to me and it’s for someone special.  Those who know me, know who it is.

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The Art Of Hunting A Pegasus (Jen Henry)

I had promised a followup to my previous post and have yet to do so. I’ll be the first to admit that I had never hunted for a Pegasus before. I wasn’t sure what conditions they preferred or the best … Continue reading

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The SPIRIT of the Season (Jen Henry)

I recently read a blog post debating the relevance of adding Santa to your child’s life. Was it really necessary? Did it provide anything meaningful? I responded with a comment explaining that in my household we do celebrate the holidays … Continue reading

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Do you “DO” Christmas cards?

Here’s my dilemma, I don’t feel like sending cards this year.  Is there something wrong with me?  I’ve always sent them although I felt like this last year too but I made myself do it.  I also like to put a … Continue reading

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Christmas at Jason, Nikki and Bailey’s

Here’s Bailey, Sari and the tree. The tree. Favorite ornaments.  Bailey made this one. This is one from my childhood.  Bailey and the tree. Look, we have snow and it’s still coming down.

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This time of year….

I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately. Every October or November we start seeing commercials for toys. Some are classic toys we see every year but most are in my opinion, novelty toys. You know your kids won’t play … Continue reading

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Happy holidays

    A different kind of Christmas tree.  I was “egged on” to put this here.  SUE!!!

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Christmas at our house

I thought I’d share a few photo’s of Christmas at our home.  This first one is of Paul and I.  I sent it out as our cards last year.  Notice anything weird??  I’m the man and he’s the woman!! Eric … Continue reading

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Amazing Grace

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The holidays are coming

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The Request for the Pegasus (Jen Henry)

Over the Thanksgiving holiday Catherine and I sat down to make out her letter to Santa. Like any good ‘real’ mother/daughter experience, the event was a lot less “Hallmark-esque” and a lot more set in reality, with the two of us … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Do you give or get the same gift every year for Christmas?

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Christmas Music WAY to soon

Sue and I were talking about this just last week. Jason had introduced me to a new radio station one day on the boat and I’ve literally been listening to it ever since.  I love that channel.   So last … Continue reading

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My T-Shirt from Kari Ann (Kweenmama)

I won a T-Shirt over at Kweenmama’s Kastle and I just had to share it with you.  I absolutely LOVE it. Of course I had to get my Vikings purple. I just love my new shirt.  When I showed it to the kids they … Continue reading

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