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Our Night Before Christmas by William Bradley

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Brevity‘s Holiday Smile contest nipping at your nose:

While I assemble the Christmas Eve lasagna, layering the ricotta and the sausage and the sauce onto the pasta, you’ll open a bottle of Rioja and pour us each a glass.  429 more words

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Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas (Movie)

The most realistic movie ever made with puppets, and the only strings being pulled are the ones around your heart.

★★★★★
“A Delicious Piece of Pizza That Everyone Is Eating in a Restaurant As You Watch Them Through the Window, Dreaming To Have A Bite of Someday”

Pizza

My Top 10 Holiday Classic Movies

With the holidays coming up (way too fast, might I add) I’ve compiled a list of my top 10 favorite holiday classic movies. And not necessarily in order either. 386 more words

Holidays

Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas - Russell Hoban, illustrated by Lillian Hoban

I just can’t resist doing more Russell Hoban for Chistmas! Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas is, I think, one of my favourite picture books and one of my favourite childhood memories. 331 more words

Picture Book

Christmas!

It’s Christmas!

A few days ago I took a stroll around downtown Portsmouth and saw lots of happy people and families milling about, all bundled up in their scarves and boots. 64 more words

The Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas Fail

When I was a little, I adored Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas, the Jim Henson Christmas movie from 1977. I loved it so much that I wanted to build my own washtub bass. 248 more words

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