I could have sworn it is springtime here in Kentucky, but I’m confused because my Christmas cactus is blooming!
My family tradition is to celebrate Christmas (the Mass of Christ) and I wish a Merry Christmas to all those who celebrate Christ. I know there are other traditions of faith and festivity and I wish Happy Holidays to all readers according to your customs and beliefs. Photos by Pixabay
Whether you celebrate Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas or some other special day, I wish you a very happy time with those you love!
Homemade Egg Nog For the past fifty or so years I’ve made Egg Nog every Christmas. Most of my family and friends love it. Once in a while someone says, “Oh, I don’t like egg nog” and I always assume they’ve never tried the homemade kind. What one buys in the store is nothing like […]
Origin of Merry Xmas There was a time when I thought writing, “Merry Xmas” was just lazy. Some folks feel it is worse than lazy because to them it leaves Christ out of Christmas. Actually nothing could be further from the truth. The New Testament was written in Greek and the Greek word for Christ […]
Trees The beautiful autumn leaves are gone and the deciduous trees look a bit like skeletons against the sky. For many of us, our thoughts turn to indoor evergreens burdened with red and green or multi-colored lights and ornaments. Decorations in your home may be blue, white and silver for Hanukkah or they may reflect […]
Like a Little Blue Bird He ran from room to room, a blur of blue, little legs bouncing in small jerky steps, sliding on the linoleum and sucking butter from his finger tips that had so swiftly dipped into the bowl. He kept looking back over his shoulder, his pale blue eyes both joyful and […]