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My Top 10 Favorite Christmas Traditions

When I think about the holidays, so many things rush to mind.  The main ones… Santa, Stockings, Reindeer, Christmas Trees, buying Christmas Presents, Holiday Meals, and so on…  But there are so many smaller things about the holidays that I cherish even more.   1,377 more words


Hanukkah: Presence, not Presents (words by Andrew Lustig)

Hanukkah – What a freakin’ transformative metaphor. People ‘knew’ unequivocally that the oil wouldn’t last and they still chose to light. it was worth doing even if it couldn’t be done to fruition. 205 more words

Shutter Speed

Tonight I spent some time messing around with the shutter speed, aperture and iso settings on my camera, to create drawings with lights.

By lengthening the shutter speed to 30 seconds it enabled us to move the lights around to create patterns in the sky, and by lowering the aperture, increasing the iso and turning all the house lights on we managed to make the lighting bright enough that you could make out the background. 142 more words

Happy Holidays!

Well folks, Happy Holiday time! A lot has changed since I last wrote, which was quite a while ago. I have had a lot of changes happening, but not much to say. 119 more words

Hacklet 27 – Holiday Hacks

It’s beginning to look a lot like the holidays around here. That means it’s time for holiday hacks here on The Hacklet! This week we’re looking at the coolest festive hacks created by YOU on… 556 more words

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Mood Board: Christmas Vibes ...

Dear lovely readers,

today I’m going to post a collage of pictures that describe how I feel right now, super festive. I’m going to start posting these kind of posts once a month and just put together a collage of picutres from Tumblr. 9 more words


HOW to make a Christmas Nativity Silhouette glass lantern.

Hello My Dears!

Looking for a cheap way to make another Christmas decoration? Here is a cute way to create a nativity scene in your apartment or home for Christmas.   332 more words