Reality Check 2016
We survived the Christmas shopping and the over enthusiastic crowd of shoppers. We survived the endless office and friends Christmas parties. We survived the packing up of gifts and trips to parents and family for the annual Christmas gatherings, and we’ve survived the New Year’s Eve parties and the hangovers on the first day of … More Reality Check 2016
Love, Laughter, Good Food and Sharing Christmas
Wishing all a Safe and Happy Christmas with Family, Friends, and loved ones. Seniam Nevets
Santa’s Secret Revealed!
We’ve all questioned or marveled, as a child, at the thought of how Santa Claus could possibly deliver all the toys to every household in one single night, especially if your family traveled to visit grandparents, which, that trip in itself, seemed to take forever, then, how could Santa Claus get to all the homes? … More Santa’s Secret Revealed!
Christmas Is Nostalgia
The Christmas Season is a time of nostalgia, family traditions, and so many warm memories of the seasons passed, and each year we hope to achieve making the present Christmas season just as memorable. Thinking back now, it’s not the presents received that are remembered, those were pretty much forgotten once the wrappings came off. … More Christmas Is Nostalgia
The History of Christmas
The Christmas season is upon us once again along with the hustle and bustle of shopping to choose just the right gift, the wrapping, the baking, all the decorating, and all the parties to attend. The months and weeks it takes to prepare for a Merry Christmas celebration. But have you ever thought about how … More The History of Christmas
The American Thanksgiving
Every Thanksgiving holiday the question always asked is, “What are you thankful for?” and as Americans, we have a hell of a lot to be thankful for, not just on the last Thursday of November every year, but each and every day of the year. But I wonder how many of us truly think about … More The American Thanksgiving
Summer Rain Memories
It’s late August. The last days of summer. Hot days and high humidity make for lazy afternoons, sitting on the front porch, waiting for the elusive breeze to ever so slightly stir the tree branches bringing the anticipation of minuscule relief from the late summer heat. White fluffy clouds slowly drift overhead offering little to … More Summer Rain Memories
LABOR DAY…IS IT STILL RELATIVE TO AMERICANS TODAY?
How can one celebrate Labor Day when so many are out of work, no jobs available or only at minimum wage? With the continuing raise in taxes, required healthcare, and ever increasing cost of living, who can afford hotdogs, hamburgers or buns? It’s not a paid holiday for most of us lucky enough to be … More LABOR DAY…IS IT STILL RELATIVE TO AMERICANS TODAY?