“May your days be merry and bright, And may all your christmases be white” ~ Irving Berlin Where is the Snow? Guys I am SO salty or perhaps frosty, because we did NOT get ANY snow this past weekend. I am seriously considering having a word with Jack Frost AND the weather people! The storm was a total dud, and ….
“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 in the Christian and Christian ….
“My mom’s really into Christmas ornaments and our tree’s lavish and beautiful.” ~ Hannah Brown Traditions Every year I buy a new skating ornament. It was a tradition that my sister started when we were kids and after she passed I continued it. The only difference is that I now get my skating ornaments personalized with the year. As a ….
“For me growing up, Christmas time was always the most fantastic, exciting time of year, and you’d stay up until three in the morning. You’d hear the parents wrapping in the other room but you knew that also, maybe, they were in collusion with Santa Claus.” ~ Chris Pine Wrapped Presents I know, I know, Y’all are thinking isn’t it ….
“I love Hallmark movies because they make movies that you don’t see anymore… and at a time when there is so much evil in the world, it’s kind of nice to be able to retreat to something like a Hallmark Movies and Mysteries.” ~ Rita Moreno Graphic Tees I feel like graphic tees are my ugly sweaters or Christmas leggings ….
“Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall.” — Larry Wilde Trimming the Tree If you are like I am, then your tree has probably been up since before Halloween and decorated since November 1. If you have a little more patience then I have, your tree is ….
“Christmas is the spirit of giving without a thought of getting. It is happiness because we see joy in people. It is forgetting self and finding time for others. It is discarding the meaningless and stressing the true values.” ~ Thomas S. Monson Happy Blogmas friends! Now that we all need a vacay from our vacay and are stuffed full ….
“Opening presents at midnight on Christmas Eve – midnight! As soon as it turns to Christmas Day, we’re opening those gifts.” ~ Frankie Grande Black Friday! Have we all recovered from the food comas we were in yesterday? I certainly am not! Not only are the actual holiday DAYS different this year, so is the preparation and shopping. While I ….
“Thanksgiving Day is a good day to recommit our energies to giving thanks and just giving.” ~ Amy Grant Happy Thanksgiving Framily! What a year it has been and what a crazy way for it to end! Life is crazy and unpredictable and sometimes it can just bleeping suck. But on the other side it is also beautiful, joyful, and ….
“Thanksgiving just gets me all warm and tingly and all kinds of wonderful inside.” ~ Willard Scott Some Links are affiliate links and I receive a small commission (usually to help pay for my coffee habits) at no extra cost to you. A Different Thanksgiving While Thanksgiving might look vastly different for many of us this year, one thing that ….