It might be the first time ever that my decorations are taken down before the year is over. I’m ready to start a new year without dragging any part of the previous year into it for a change.
That’s when I thought it didn’t really feel like Christmas. I went to bed fairly early and cried myself to sleep.
A perfect Christmas for me is a few not-too-extravagant gifts, games, movies, and fun. Ham is a must … turkey is a bonus.
My daughter asked me this morning while sitting in the living room, “Where are we going to put the Christmas tree this year?” We’ve been able to work around our … Continue reading Where are we going to put the Christmas tree?
Instead of groaning, why can’t we praise and express gratitude?
Literally. Home. The place a person was born and raised will always be considered “home” in their hearts. The song we all know and love refers to home as that … Continue reading I’ll Be Home for Christmas
Yes, I said holiday shopping. I know the main holiday people are shopping for right now is Christmas, but I also recognize and respect that there are other holidays, too. … Continue reading Holiday Shopping Madness
It’s time to bid adieu to 2013 and start fresh with a brand new year. Yes, it’s just another day – the day after yesterday and the day before tomorrow. … Continue reading Farewell 2013
You wanna know something about my brain? No? Well, that’s alright. I’ll tell you anyway. It’s defective. There. I’ve said it. I have a faulty brain. At this point in … Continue reading The Day After