If Christmas were a contest, (which it is definitely NOT), I’d be loosing to at least two friends of mine. Amy’s season of giving was well underway before Halloween. Her […]
While out shopping today, a friend of mine spotted this on an EMPLOYEES ONLY door. Looks like I’m not the only one counting down!
Looking back over my twenty-nine years, the year 2011 has easily been the worst. My family and I have gone through so much together this year: death, divorce, disease, deceit, […]
My Nana had a friend named Darla. Darla was a Christmas crafter, a breed of woman dear to my heart. She hand knit stockings for longer than I’ve been alive. […]
Who doesn’t love a little Christmas cheesy?
Like it is for most children, the merry miracle of Christmas was carefully crafted for me by my family. My mother presented it to me as “The Most Wonderful Time […]
Thanks to the Fox Valley Thrift / a seam ripper / bleach / detergent / scrubbing / three hours of cursing at my sewing machine / a very cooperative husband… […]
Sam Stratton is so sweet. In all his years of writing to Santa, he never asked for something for himself.