Category Archives: Christmas

Random thoughts of a sixty-five year old

One of the things you don’t often think about, when thinking about celebrations like Christmas is the profound effect, not always positive, on the children. The children look forward to the excitement of it all, they revel in the decorations, … Continue reading

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A lovely Christmas Eve visit

Sometime during the relaxed Christmas Eve day, I received a text message that only had a number and no name. It took me a few minutes to figure the person’s identity. Somehow, and I don’t know how, the name didn’t … Continue reading

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Gloomy Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve here and it involved a leisurely wake up, the first time in days that I didn’t have to heed the noise of an alarm. My alarm is an old fashioned one, it seems to do a minute earlier … Continue reading

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A Rainy Christmas?

Yesterday I was doing snow removal on the son’s driveway as I realized that since it was warm that I should clean it up as much as I could. It was almost a mistake as I walked on it this … Continue reading

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Cookies

It was kind of a lazy Monday morning. I had had thoughts of taking Stewie to the corner but the below zero temps got the best of me. The previous day, I almost had to carry him home, quite odd, … Continue reading

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