Monthly Archives: December 2010

Resolution

I’m ready.  I can’t wait for the new year to start.  Not that 2010 was all that bad, it was actually pretty good, but I’m ready for that fresh start of a new year.  What is it about January 1st … Continue reading

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More Stuff

This is usually the time of year we all get a little extra stuff.  Gifts were given, exchanges made for something a little different or more expensive, and post holiday bargains to be found.  I chuckle at how many people … Continue reading

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Revelation of the Magi

I just read a very interesting book called Revelation of the Magi by Brent Landau.  It’s a religious text; a first person narrative of the visit of the Magi to the Christ child.  Only recently was this translated into English.  … Continue reading

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The Aftermath

I love it when Christmas falls on a weekend and the day after is still a day off of work.  Back when I was a stay at home mom, it was even better.  Everyone slept in, ate leftovers and played … Continue reading

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Christmas Interrupted

Merry Christmas!!  Today is Christmas Day.  At my house it’s snowing and its starting to look just like a postcard.  Christmas came, like it or not, just as I said in my last blog.  Now that it’s here I am … Continue reading

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Calm vs. Chaos

Right at this very moment I’m sitting down to write this and I’m hoping for an environment that will allow me to think and concentrate on what I’m writing. It’s not happening. There’s something similar to a mosh pit going … Continue reading

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No Matter What

Yes, that’s right,  it doesn’t matter what else is going on, Christmas will still be here.  Even if you aren’t ready, don’t want it to come or would like it to come a week sooner, Christmas will be here next … Continue reading

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Fresh Linen

Going to bed with freshly laundered sheets, in my opinion, in one of life’s greatest joys.  I love that feeling of cool, crisp sheets that smell like fabric softener.  Right now, it’s the only thing I can think of because … Continue reading

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Being Christmas

The television stations that my kids watch tend to have all of those commercials that tout remedies to illnesses you never knew you had.  Now that prescription medications advertise on a regular basis, I know more names of human ailments … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Light

A couple of days ago I wrote down the definition of the word light.  I love reading definitions.  Sometimes I find myself using a word repeatedly and then discover it doesn’t mean exactly what I thought it meant.  Usually the meaning I … Continue reading

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