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The Ten Glorious Stages of Christmas Shopping

It goes down a bit like this round these parts:

1. October. Pick up some chocolate money by the tills in Boots. Lose it within minutes of getting home. 450 more words

Family Stuff

Advent Day 6

Which is really Advent Day 1.  The Ottos had such a licentious, long weekend that we didn’t start Advent until Tuesday.  It began with a missive from Grandma demanding Christmas lists, and all the children stating that they didn’t know what they wanted.   419 more words

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My Christmas List Then & Now...

Growing up, we lived in a one-income household. I wouldn’t say we were poor, but we weren’t exactly middle class either. My step dad was a farmer and he and my mom did the best they could to make ends meet. 895 more words


"Arsenic and Old Lace": Comedy they don't make Anymore

Arsenic and Old Lace” is another movie you can add to the list of Christmas  watch list. I know most people have not watched this movie, but I will guarantee its brilliance . 496 more words

Christmas Favorites

I love these pre-holiday holidays! Starting the week of Thanksgiving, the days unfold for me like a long string of Friday afternoons leading up to the weekend. 1,058 more words


15 Little Things You Can Do For Others To Put On Your Christmas List (Instead Of Gifts)

Get out a pen and paper everybody! It’s almost December, which means it’s time to make that Christmas list! Here’s an idea, instead of writing a list of material objects you want for yourself, try writing a list of actions you want to do for others. 336 more words

The weirdest thing my kid wants for Christmas

Blake is always my most vocal child when it comes to what he wants for Christmas. He’s quick to make a list but I can’t shop too early because chances are he’s going to change his mind. 701 more words