Tag Archives: Christmas

Smiles and Tears

  At the grocery last week, I glanced up from the piles of food moving slowly toward the bagging area.   The old man was standing by the customer service desk, hunched over with baggy faded overalls.  He shuffled slowly … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas Blogger Friends, It’s been a busy month.  My husband had his back surgery and is doing well.  Preparing for Christmas has kept me busy.  We have lots to be thankful for this year and are very blessed.  I … Continue reading

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Mom’s Turkey Cassarole

I just finished preparing my Mom’s turkey cassarole for Christmas Eve.  Yes, I know I spelled casserole wrong.  But that’s the way my mom spelled it on the handwritten recipe booklet she gave me with some of her favorite recipes. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from The Beatles

  Nothing you can say …… about The Beatles that hasn’t already been said!  I loved The Beatles from the very start.  For Christmas in 1963 I got a portable stereo record player and my first record was “I Want … Continue reading

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A Christmas to remember

December 1957. The Christmas that I received the least is the one I remember the most. My parents were in their mid 30’s.  I was 7, my brother was 12.  We lived on a small farm which we farmed “on … Continue reading

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The China Cupboard

Christmas 1970 …My first visit to the house I have now lived in for 41 years.  The house where my husband had grown up.  Meeting his family for the first time. In the dining room was a huge China cupboard … Continue reading

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