Tag Archives: Christmas

Holiday Season at Willard Beach.

I’m always kind of amazed at how my little neighborhood embraces Christmas.  It’s not with huge lavish parties, but more with little impromptu events that will mark my children’s memories full of friends and food that people haven’t fussed over. … Continue reading

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The Christmas Tree Farm

The Christmas Tree Farm. Nothing like a trip to the farm!

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A Christmas Wish.

I’ve always kind of been fascinated by wishes.  I mean really, if you could have anything in the world what would it be?  That’s what makes Santa Claus the man.  He’s the master of the wish, the dealer of dreams, … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

It’s Christmas Eve, can you believe it? The presents are made. (This is homemade chocolates with organic cranberry vodka) The reindeer are ready. Okay, maybe not so much. Homemade Needhams. Nothing to do but enjoy. I’m wishing you a very … Continue reading

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Christmas Images

Holiday buns rising by the stove. Colorful presents waiting. Bright citrus. Yes, that is a hot pink zebra skin Snuggie! Pretty centerpieces and Yoda shirts. Books, books, and more books! Christmas has come and gone and we are left with … Continue reading

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Gingerbread House Making Revisited!

It’s not often that you get a Christmas miracle. A redo of something that went horribly wrong. If you read my post on Duff’s Gingerbread, you will know that the first attempt ended with tears and more tears.  So, I’m sure … Continue reading

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Duff’s Gingerbread

I went to Michaels in search of a piping bag, determined that this was the year that I master the art of gingerbread house making.  Do you know those simple bags cost twelve dollars and no doubt clogs up an … Continue reading

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It’s Over!

It’s been two days and I’ve started untangling myself from the holiday.  Isn’t it something? The aftermath of Christmas.  This picture says it all… the cow pillow pet happily resting after being carted around,  a new Harry Potter book waiting … Continue reading

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White Christmas & Two Brown Dogs

The snow is falling gently outside, meandering flakes seemingly worry free, landing softly on the marshmallow ground.  Winter is here, Christmas is looming, and the bustle of the holidays is intensifying.   My wish for today…. to escape to the … Continue reading

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What’s Your Gift?

Isn’t this a glorious container of peppermint divinity fudge? It’s the whole package, the red bow, the homemade candy cane, the shiny tin!  Red and white, simple and stark.  This reminds me of a story that I heard just yesterday…. … Continue reading

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