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Oh my! I Have Gained So Much!!
Friday, January 04, 2013      25 comments

This afternoon we went to the Post Office to get mail then to make a quick stop at the Dollar store before going home. We had all three of the smaller boys with us and it was to be perhaps an hour trip tops. It turned into a lot more. Not bec... Read more
New Year, New Things, New Challenge, New Team
Tuesday, January 01, 2013      14 comments

What a week this has been! i have enjoyed so much and a lot were new to me - at least lately! And best of all - it's all been good. Saturday I went to the Outlet Store to see if there was anything there i might like. Did I ever strike gol... Read more
2013 - It's still 365 days no matter what you do.
Friday, December 28, 2012      14 comments

This week I have been considering 2013 and the making of resolutions, goals, things like that. To me it seems to be an interchange of words for the same thing. We often talk about being realistic for both when setting them and to be sure not ... Read more
Sweethearts and Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 25, 2012      4 comments

ACCM: December 23, 2012 Christmas Sweetheart Memories Do you have a special memory of a first Christmas present from a sweetheart? How did you spend your first Christmas together? 1. I do have the memory! The first Christmas g... Read more
Saturday, December 22, 2012      5 comments

ACCM: December 22, 2012 Christmas and Deceased Relatives Did your family visit the cemetery at Christmas? How did your family honor deceased family members at Christmas? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. My family visited the cemeter... Read more
All I want it Music!!
Friday, December 21, 2012      5 comments

ACCM: December 21, 2012 Christmas Music What songs did your family listen to during Christmas? Did you ever go caroling? Did you have a favorite song? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Before I answer the questions, I want to say, I... Read more
Christmas Season Services
Thursday, December 20, 2012      5 comments

ACCM: December 20, 2012 Religious Services Did your family attend religious services during the Christmas season? What were the customs and traditions involved? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. Yes my family attended religious services d... Read more
All of the Stockings were hung by the chimney with care....
Wednesday, December 19, 2012      10 comments

ACCM: December 18, 2012 Christmas Stockings Did you have one? Where did you hang it? What did you get in it? 1. I don't recall having a stocking until I was older. Now i have several, but use only one. ... Read more
Christmas during school days
Tuesday, December 18, 2012      13 comments

ACCM: December 16, 2012 Christmas At School What did you do to celebrate Christmas at school? Were you ever in a Christmas Pageant? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. We would give our classmates cards with usually a bit of Christmas c... Read more
Travel, Fruitcake, and birthdays
Saturday, December 15, 2012      15 comments

ACCM: December 13, 2012 Holiday Travel Did you or your ancestors travel anywhere for Christmas? How did you travel and who traveled with you? Do you remember any special trips? 1. 2. 3. Our family stayed within our county dur... Read more
Wednesday, December 12, 2012      17 comments

Charitable/Volunteer Work Did your family ever volunteer with a charity such as a soup kitchen, homeless or battered women’s shelter during the holidays? Or perhaps were your ancestors involved with church groups that assisted others durin... Read more
More Traditions
Tuesday, December 11, 2012      12 comments

ACCM: December 11, 2012 Other Traditions Did your family or friends also celebrate other traditions during the holidays such as Hanukkah or Kwanzaa? Did your immigrant ancestors have holiday traditions from their native country which... Read more
Which is favorite?
Monday, December 10, 2012      14 comments

Gifts What were your favorite gifts, both to receive and to give? Are there specific gift-giving traditions among your family or ancestors? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
~~~~ 1. When I was young my favorite gift to receive was pa... Read more
Memories of Snow Storms
Sunday, December 09, 2012      15 comments

ACCM: December 9, 2012 Grab Bag Author’s choice. Please post from a topic that helps you remember Christmases past! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
~~ This one is difficult because I don't know what the rest of the questions... Read more
Christmas Cookies plus 2 recipes
Saturday, December 08, 2012      11 comments

ACCM: December 8, 2012 Christmas Cookies Did your family or ancestors make Christmas Cookies? How did you help? Did you have a favorite cookie? 1. My mom and my Aunt Millie are the two that made cookies. I'm not sure about the ... Read more

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