Monthly Archives: December 2015


  I’ve never been one for making New Year’s resolutions and I don’t intend to start now. But I do like to reflect on the events of the year. At the top of the list was the oncologist telling my … Continue reading

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A Savior is Born

“For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord”. Luke 2:11 Merry Christmas everyone.

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Christmas Gifts circa 1955

Doesn’t Ronny look cute in his new cowboy hat with his pistols and holster? Looks like his Dad is riding shotgun behind him. I’m loving my new doll and hoping I have a few more gifts left under the tree.

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May the force be with you…

“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…” Just in time for Christmas the new Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens, premiers today. Our kids grew up seeing Han, Luke, Princess Leia, Darth Vader, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Yoda, Chewbacca, R2-D2, … Continue reading

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Strike a Pose

Each year we try to get a family Christmas picture with our 50+ year old Santa. You would think that getting 11 people ready to pose for a picture would be a fairly easy process, right? Not with this bunch!

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Three Men and a Santa

How many of you have pictures with Santa tucked away in a memory box? I found these of the three grown men in my life. Chris and Matthew look like their happy seeing Santa while Ronny looks either cold or … Continue reading

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Friday Night Group

For over 20 years we’ve been meeting with a group of friends for dinner on Friday night. Last week we celebrated our annual Christmas party. We never know who is going to bring the most outrageous gag gift (or outfit). … Continue reading

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Christmas in the Mountains

In 2008 we decided to head to the north Georgia mountains for Christmas. We rented a cabin and took all the fixins’ for our normal Christmas dinner of ham, chicken, cornbread dressing, sweet potato casserole, corn casserole, cranberry sauce, pumpkin … Continue reading

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Glow Santa Glow

It’s hard to believe that our Santa is over 50 years old. When I was a little girl I was always excited to see Santa make his way out of the attic and onto our front porch. That meant that … Continue reading

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