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Christmas Tree Confessions of a Former Visual Merchandiser

In most homes, the annual tradition of decorating the Christmas tree is a family affair.  Children gathered around excitedly placing their favorite ornaments.  Mothers and fathers (or at least mothers) sentimental over homemade keepsakes made in years gone by.   678 more words

Finding Happiness

Thanksgiving..... Again?

Thanksgiving.  Here’s a proper nod to what Thanksgiving in modern times has evolved to and the one you envision.

For some, perhaps it’s the oppression of Indian’s you  take from this Holiday, or the oppression of apronned women sweating over a roasted Turkey basted like clockwork.    614 more words

Mom Would NEVER Have Told Me This!

How to get your kids to eat Thanksgiving dinner

I have mentioned many times in this particular column of mine that I love Thanksgiving. The holiday that asks nothing of you besides gluttony and drunkenness. 634 more words


When Halloween and Christmas Collide

Nothing beats walking into your local mega-mart the first of October—on a day when it’s 87 degrees out—and being accosted by the results of Halloween and Christmas throwing up all over each other. 456 more words

Elderly footygoer dies at MCG

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A FOOTBALL fan in his 80s has died and two others remain in a critical condition after separate medical incidents at the MCG last night. 2,767 more words

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Get A Different Name Day-Musings From A Writer's Brain

Today is Get A Different Name Day. Not sure where this special day came from, but it’s one writers can identify with, as many of us have different names—as in pen names. 628 more words