Tag Archives: holiday season

Re-Gifting

Tom was a skillful gift-giver. He knew all of his family and friends’ tastes and preferences to a T. This ability made him a master re-gifter. Tom was my room mate for a couple of years. At the time, both … Continue reading

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Appreciate

In one of his short audio-books, the late New Age author Stuart Wilde advised his listeners to get dressed up in their best suit of clothing and don their best pair of shoes and go for a walk in the … Continue reading

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My Holiday Thoughts

I hope the Happiness of friends and family will warm your heart with joy today and throughout the New Year. I really want Peace in the world, and gladness throughout humankind not only during the Holiday Season, but always. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Seasons Tweaking …Floral Friday

Need I remind you that we’re in the hyper-speed portion of the year?  As the holiday season is underway, social and time constraints put a real squeeze on our free time.  Yet, a break away from the rush and fuss … Continue reading

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Have A Jolly Saturnalia

The past few years, there’s been a big kerfuffle and  fuss about some sort of “war on Christmas”. The war appears to have been conjured up by disgruntled media celebrities.  After studying the so called armed conflict, I’ve never seen … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice

I can’t believe how quickly 2011 has passed.  Evidently, this perception change is a sign of old age.  It seems like only a month or so ago that the northern hemisphere went through the Summer Solstice, and the southern hemisphere … Continue reading

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