Posts tagged ‘Christmas’

The Last Christmas ’10 Entry (I Promise!)

The Christmas decorations are all gone from the outside of the house. Don’t pat me on the back too much about that – I was still one day later than the Read more…

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About My Christmas Decorations and Stuff…

I’m probably confusing a whole lot of people with my talk and pictures about Christmas and then out of the other side of my mouth I say I’m a Secular Humanist. Actually, it gets better than that. Much.

You see, I was Read more…

We Interrupt This Holiday Programming…

I’ve had the plague for the past week or so – probably the worst case of it that I’ve had in a good 10 or 20 years. It was the kind of “really bad cold” where I had to slow down on a lot of my everyday activities this time of year (I am SOOO behind on my baking!) and completely stop others (I only had 2 patients but I gave my visits away to other therapists so I wouldn’t risk spreading my germs to them) in favor of sitting, resting and watching more mindless TV than I’ve watched in years.

I got to watch a lot of Christmas specials that I usually don’t remember to tune into, like Read more…

The Gloria Bow

It was Thanksgiving weekend so to stay with plan/tradition, Joe “let” me put the Christmas tree up (read: he puts it up and I help because it’s 9′ tall and I’m only slightly more than half of that and it’s just too big for me to handle). Tradition dictates that the ornaments may or may not go up on the same day to tree is assembled – in fact, this year they did not – but whenever I start hanging them (except for the ones at the top 2 feet of the tree, which I can’t reach even with my step stool…again, a “Joe job”. If you look closely, you can even see a line between what I’ve done and where he takes over), I know Read more…

‘Tis the Season: Tooting My Own Horn

Yeah, I know it’s a little early but as far as I’m concerned, it’s the Holiday Season, which means virtually everyone who does virtually anything with music has things to do. Lots of things. Even amateur singing groups are not an exception so if I can briefly toot the horn of my choir right now: Read more…