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Sunday
Sunday, December 15, 2019      11 comments

Battling a cold. Getting ahead of it. Wrapping on the agenda for today.... Read more
White Christmas
Saturday, December 14, 2019      4 comments

“I’m dreaming of a white Christmas, Just like the ones I used to know, Where the tree tops glisten And children listen To hear sleigh bells in the snow.” ~ Irving Berlin ... Read more
Humbug????????
Friday, December 13, 2019      4 comments

“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” ~ Charles Dickens, Ebeneezer Scrooge, A Christmas Carol... Read more
More About Christmas
Thursday, December 12, 2019      3 comments

“And the Grinch, with his Grinch-feet ice cold in the snow, stood puzzling and puzzling, how could it be so? It came without ribbons. It came without tags. It came without packages, boxes or bags. And he puzzled and puzzled ’till his puzzler was... Read more
What is Christmas? - Continued
Wednesday, December 11, 2019      4 comments

“The merry family gatherings– The old, the very young; The strangely lovely way they Harmonize in carols sung. For Christmas is tradition time– Traditions that recall The precious memories down the years, The sameness of them all.”... Read more
What is Christmas?
Tuesday, December 10, 2019      7 comments

As I get longer in the tooth I get more and more disappointed with the commercialization of not only Christmas but Chanukah and the other winter holidays as well. These quotations help to restore the true spirit of Christmas. “Christmas is... Read more
Christmas is Forever
Monday, December 09, 2019      8 comments

“Christmas is forever, not for just one day, for loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away like bells and lights and tinsel, in some box upon a shelf. The good you do for others is good you do yourself.” ~ Norman Wesley Br... Read more
Does it Ever End?
Sunday, December 08, 2019      8 comments

Just when I think we have hung all the ornaments, another box mysteriously appears waiting for me to hang them.... Read more
Championship Saturday
Saturday, December 07, 2019      2 comments

Football this afternoon. Decorate first.... Read more
What is Love?
Friday, December 06, 2019      7 comments

“Love is what’s in the room with you at Christmas if you stop opening presents and listen.” ~ Author unknown, attributed to a 7-year-old named Bobby... Read more
Look Around!
Thursday, December 05, 2019      6 comments

Are the things around you helping you toward success, or are they holding you back? W. Clement Stone ... Read more
Truth
Wednesday, December 04, 2019      8 comments

Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance. W. Clement Stone ... Read more
The Starting Point
Tuesday, December 03, 2019      5 comments

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement. W. Clement Stone ... Read more
A Deep Thought
Monday, December 02, 2019      5 comments

The reason so few people are successful is no one has yet found a way for someone to sit down and slide uphill. W. Clement Stone ... Read more
Decorations
Sunday, December 01, 2019      7 comments

A bunch of trees up and decorations to be applied. I think I will hire someone to take it all down after Christmas.... Read more

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