Monthly Archives: December 2012

New Year’s Resolutions

A New Year’s resolution is a commitment that a person makes to one or more personal goals, projects, or the reforming of a habit. A key element to a New Year’s resolution that sets it apart from other resolutions is … Continue reading

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Christmas is over

Is Christmas over for you? Not for me. My son and his family are still visiting, so Christmas will last until Sunday when they leave. Then the house will look empty. A big lump will lodge in my throat as … Continue reading

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The Day After

Christmas, 2012 is a sweet memory now. The holidays were hectic this year, but as always everything came together and on time. I’m forever amazed when this happens. The tree is still up and I’ll hear my husband tomorrow asking … Continue reading

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Sugar Plum Fairies Dancing in My Head – Stephanie Queen

I’m not sure what a sugar plum is, but if they dance in people’s heads this time of year that would explain a few things. It’s the day before Christmas and I’ve been feeling a little crazy–well maybe not crazy. … Continue reading

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Let’s Celebrate Christmas With Candy by Joan Reeves

Season’s Greetings! I love the holidays — the music, the decorations, the Salvation Army  bell ringer, wrapping presents, the food — everything! I’m feeling particularly festive despite being afflicted with a miserable cold which has thrown a monkey wrench into … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice~Harbinger of Growth to Come

This time of year is magical for me in many ways and grey in others. The waning light is always hard for me. I don’t always feel merry and bright when it’s dark and, well, just icky outside. That’s why … Continue reading

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My Favourite Christmas Book – Susan R. Hughes

As much as I adore classics like A Christmas Carol (and holiday romances as well!), my all-time favourite Christmas book has to be How the Grinch Stole Christmas! by Dr. Seuss. Like Scrooge, the curmudgeonly Grinch has become a symbol … Continue reading

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