Category Archive: Holiday

Christmas and the Magical Atmosphere it Creates

There is something about Christmas decorations and the magical atmosphere they create. The twinkling lights, the vibrancy and all the memories they evoke. I get so excited to put them out. Typically I… Continue reading

Another Christmas Come and Gone

Another Christmas has come and gone. Months of hustle and bustle then it’s all over in the blink of an eye. This year we did things a little different and it was nice.… Continue reading

A Very Merry Christmas

A very Merry Christmas to everyone. I hope your holiday is filled with memorable time spent with loved ones. Just a glimpse of some of my favorite ornaments and our tree. Happy Holidays.… Continue reading

Thanksgiving 2015

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year. I love spending time with my family. This year I had 24 family members. My motto is if you are cooking for more than five… Continue reading

Bridgton, Denmark and Naples Maine in Winter

Over New Years hubby and I went to Maine with our daughter Allison, our grandchildren and Allison’s friend Lauren. One of the things I love about Maine is I can totally decompress and… Continue reading

Our Christmas 2014

Another Christmas has come and gone and it seems as I age they are coming faster and faster. But with age also comes expansion of my family and there is nothing I love… Continue reading

Have the Preparations Begun?

Turkey Day is one week away. How many of you will be hosting the dinner? Are you expecting lots of company? Is your extended family going to stay at your house for a… Continue reading

Blessed with Another Memorable Christmas!

Emma, my granddaughter. My daughter Allison and son-in-law Chris’ daughter. I almost don’t want to say this because I’m afraid I will jinx myself but I feel so blessed to have had another… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = EXCITEMENT

I picked this week’s word EXCITEMENT… Obviously I’m not excited about winter arriving. I am totally enjoying the summer.  What I am looking forward to is Christmas with the grandbabies! They will both… Continue reading

Resolutions and Commitments

I don’t know what it is this year but I am having the hardest time making decisions. I really didn’t start Christmas shopping until a week before Christmas. My husband kept asking me… Continue reading

Thank you for a Successful 2012

My 2012 year in review. I transitioned my “Blogger” blog to “WordPress” My Blogger blog got over 48,600+ page views (not including my wordpress views)! Not bad for the first year I… Continue reading