Tag Archives: holidays

The Crazy Evolution of Holidays

On Monday, we will celebrate Memorial Day in the US.  The day we honor our fallen soldiers.  And eat hot dogs and hamburgers. I’m not kidding.  If you’ve read my last post, you know how important Memorial Day is to … Continue reading

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The Missing Ornament

I have a special Christmas tradition, which most people don’t follow.  And they don’t realize how lucky they are. When we get our Christmas tree, my husband puts it in the stand and places it in the exact spot I … Continue reading

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Holidays, Emotions, Birth and Death

Thanksgiving and Christmas were always my favorite holidays.  If I close my eyes, I can feel the excitement of waking up with my stomach churning in anticipation of the day, can smell the Thanksgiving turkey cooking and can see the … Continue reading

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