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My Favorite Christmas Story

Everyone has their favorite (or least favorite) Christmas stories, right?  Certain Christmases stand out more than others, or you remember getting something very special that you had really been wanting.  549 more words

Chanukah... It's The Light - By Marc

There is a classic quote to describe every Jewish holiday… and one that I am sure many of us have used at one point or another. 660 more words

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Elves and Advent

Christmas Confession: I completely dropped the ball on our Advent Calendar/House and Elf On the Shelf.  Yesterday, it dawned on me that there were only two weeks (eek!) until Christmas.   1,086 more words

Jen Hatmaker

Week forty-nine - Kranz cake and trees

December 3 – Install outdoor lights on evergreens

We were right on track for once. Today my husband borrowed a very tall ladder from a neighbor and wrapped lights around the large birch tree in our front yard. 809 more words


Blogmas Days 11 and 12: A Simple Bucket List

Between yesterday and today, I have just been so tired so you’ll have to excuse this combined post. I have never been good at consecutive blogging so a much as I am enjoying this process, it’s also quite the challenge for me to remember to post and have something good to post about. 303 more words


My brood and I are traveling to Amsterdam for the holidays.  Amsterdam is the same size as Fort Worth, Texas, about 800,000 citizens, and it lies on the same latitude as Saskatchewan province in Canada.  805 more words