Tag Archives: celebrations

The Greatest Story

Christmas is a wonderful time for stories. I'm sure we all have our favorite classics. Dickens' A Christmas Carol, Jimmy Stewart in It's a Wonderful Life, and A Visit from St. Nicholas are all perennial favorites at my house. I love to read many … Continue reading

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Celebrate Accomplishments

As a child, my summers were filled with activities: Swim team, mission trips, sleepovers, summer camp, camping, travel, hanging out with friends, and--later--work. I'm guessing the same is true for your kids. Returning to school in the Fall was sometimes … Continue reading

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Fireworks, Picnics and so much more...

When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another… Ahh, Independence Day. From childhood I have loved this day with its picnics, ice-cream, watermelon, fireworks … Continue reading

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Getting Ready

Yesterday we had an "epic" party. We had somewhere around 25 people milling about. We attempted to keep preparations as simple as possible. Still, with several food sensitivities (wheat, sugar or dairy, depending on the person), it took some work. … Continue reading

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