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Christmas for the Brokenhearted

‘Lay a whisper on my pillow,

leave the winter on the ground.

I wake up lonely, there’s air of silence

in the bedroom and all around.’ 600 more words


Chocolate balls (both naughty & nice) plus Santa's consignment notes...

Christmas is THIS WEEK! Yep, I know, crazy – we’re just moments away from the joyous frenzy of gifts and turkey and fun (and plastic things from China). 293 more words

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The Longest Holiday Season or why I keep my Christmas tree up till the middle of January. Part One: Christmas and New Year’s Eve

For most American families the Christmas tree is usually up on the week after Thanksgiving and down by the first few days of January. Not our tree. 1,215 more words


kitties are home.

I spent the early part of the morning getting the house ready  in case I decidedto bring the kittens home.  I realize I don’t even know what they look like or if it will be female or male.   176 more words


Talking Animals Sing 'Up on the Housetop'

Talking Animals received talking pet submissions, and this is the holiday video they made. Merry Christmas!


A light-hearted look at the family Christmas get-together

It’s that crazy time of year again when women go onto auto-pilot and men walk around the shops scratching their heads wondering what to buy for the lady in their life. 1,979 more words


Happy holidays!

Right now I’m stranded in Finland to celebrate Christmas together with my family! I arrived today officially and I enjoyed the snowy and Christmasy Helsinki (and some Eerikin Pippuri’s kebab…oh my I’ve missed you). 15 more words