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Tis the Season To Dig Out and Decorate

I don’t know why the Christmas decorations are put away in so many different places: some in the guest bedroom closet, some in the big closet under the stairs, and others out in plastic bins in the garage.   259 more words

It's What I Like

Getting Personal #3 - My weekend home alone...

I was alone this weekend, because my husband went to a concert in France… I really don’t mind by the way, sometimes it’s nice to have some time to myself. 292 more words

American Akita

A Soldier's Night Before Christmas

This poem was written by a peace keeping soldier stationed overseas.

‘Twas the night before Christmas, he lived all alone,
in a one bedroom house, made of plaster and stone. 375 more words


NEW December mantle decor

Happy Saturday!  I’m sharing this snapshot of my December mantle in order to remind myself to continue to think ahead and think of something NEW to put up on the mantle every month.  35 more words

Holiday Mantle

Usually I start with our mantle when I decorate for the holidays. But this year I saved it for last. I didn’t really have a vision for it and so went with what I did know and decorated other spaces first. 165 more words


How the Earth's Mystery Mineral Got Its Name

We seldom get to see a sample of the Earth’s most common mineral. It resides within the mantle at extreme heat and pressure not found on the surface. 1,432 more words