My Skating Tree and Christmas Oasis

My Skating Tree and Christmas Oasis

“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” -Charles Dickens Christmas Oasis  Each year I share the ornaments that I get for my personal Christmas tree, but I haven't actually shared MY tree. Which shows years, decades really, of memories from infancy to present. And while I have [...]

Saint Nicholas Day!

Saint Nicholas Day!

"As dry leaves that before the wild hurricane fly, when they meet with an obstacle, mount to the sky. So up to the house-top the coursers they flew, with the sleigh full of toys, and St. Nicholas too." ~ Clement Clarke Moore Happy Saint Nicholas Day friends! December 6 is the feast day of Saint Nicholas [...]