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Me · 01. September 2020
As I was contemplating what to share with you as we begin the “Ber” months, I found myself reflecting on my childhood. I believe the true magic of Christmas as an adult is often the feelings you hold onto from childhood. That made me decide that I would share some of my best childhood memories and family traditions. We always spent Christmas Eve at my grandparents’ house. My grandmother and I would spend a couple weeks baking cookies and pies for the party. It would be the whole family...
Me · 08. October 2018
As I finished my Christmas cards i began thinking (I know that’s a scary thought). Why don’t many people send cards anymore? The only answer I could come up with was social media. Friends used to send photo cards of theirchildren, or put photos in cards, and some even still wrote letters. I wonder if people figure we see their children online and we’re connected all year so it isn’t necessary. I don’t agree. Mostpeople don’t share a lot of personal things. There’s tons of...
Me · 03. October 2018
Well, I’m continuing to work on my Christmas cards, slowly. That’s why I give myself lots of time so there’s no rush and no pressure. I’ve also started my Christmas list. Sounds easy but I have to do mine and my mother’s. I start with a list of everyone I need to buy for from me and from her. Then I write some ideas about what each person likes. My next step, which I did a few of today, is to put some possible gifts on my shopping list so I can come back to them later. This is my...