Archive for the ‘Christmas’ Category

New Years Eve and Christmas Recipes

December 28, 2008

New Years Eve and Christmas Recipes December 28, 2008

Carnival of the Recipes


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Christmas Holiday Poem

December 19, 2008

Before the ice is in the pools,
Before the skaters go,
Or any cheek at nightfall
Is tarnished by the snow,
Before the fields have finished,
Before the Christmas tree,
Wonder upon wonder
Will arrive to me!  – Emily Dickinson

Highest Aspiration

March 18, 2008

Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I
may not reach them, but I can look up and see their
beauty, believe in them and try to follow where they
lead.

Louisa May Alcott

Comfort and Consolation

March 17, 2008

We must make sure that the sick and suffering find in us authentic angels of comfort and consolation.

-Mother Teresa,
“Life in the Spirit”

Christmas Quotes – Charles Dickens

January 7, 2008

I do come home at Christmas. We all do, or we all should. We all come home, or ought to come home, for a short holiday – the longer, the better – from the great boarding school where we are forever working at our arithmetical slates, to take, and give a rest.
– Charles Dickens

List of Homonyms

Chistmas Quotes – Christmas is a Race

December 24, 2007

Christmas is a race to see which gives out first – your money or your feet.
– Unknown

Christmas Recipes Carnival of the Recipes is up

December 24, 2007

Carnival of the Recipes: 174 is up at Food History

This edition is themed “Holiday Memories” and includes such festive holiday treats as:

Chicken Casserole posted at Chicken Recipes
Orange Roast Chicken posted at Chicken Recipes
Low-Fat Turkey Stock posted at Turkey Recipes
Creamed Peas And New Potatoes posted at Famous Recipes
Cilantro Lime Dressing posted at Diabetic Recipes
Crockpot Apple Pie posted at Slow Cooker Recipes
Coconut Pie posted at Easter Recipes
Fruitcake Recipe from our very own Christmas Recipes
Christmas Recipes posted at World Famous Recipes
Gingerbread Pancakes posted at Pancake Recipes
and many many more delicious, memory provoking recipes.

Christmas Quotes – Keepsakes and Customs

December 24, 2007

It comes every year and will go on forever. And along with Christmas belong the keepsakes and the customs. Those humble, everyday things a mother clings to, and ponders, like Mary in the secret spaces of her heart.
– Marjorie Holmes

Christmas Quotes – Home for Christmas

December 24, 2007

I do come home at Christmas. We all do, or we all should. We all come home, or ought to come home, for a short holiday – the longer, the better – from the great boarding school where we are forever working at our arithmetical slates, to take, and give a rest.
– Charles Dickens
 

Four Stages of Life

December 22, 2007
Four Stages of Life1) You believe in Santa Claus.2) You don’t believe in Santa Claus.3) You are Santa Claus.

4) You look like Santa Claus.