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tootsi_fraser 11-20-2006 03:13 PM

christmas toys n charity
At our house our traditions include, picking aside older toys the kids had as in if they got 7 new items they took 7 old items n we left them out on new years eve when mrs claus come sto our house to get the items n take them back to the north pole to fix n give out to kids next year. Thus we get to donate to needy areas as we see fit each year.

dingwall, cape breton

Ervserver 11-20-2006 03:17 PM

good idea toots!

tootsi_fraser 11-20-2006 03:19 PM

12 days of christmas and reflecting
For the 12 days of Christmas at my house we try to walk for 6 miles a day as we reflect on the actual burro and Jesus and Mary and their trek thru the dessert. That we believe was 70 miles ;ong at that time. Thus remembering we have great roads ,cars and footwear, compared to being on a donkey and pregnant and travelling. So our family walks and thinks on their life and its easy day to day items we take for granted. I ask seniors to just take a half hour and think about the actual trek on that magical time and the birth of our savior Jesus Christ, during these days. I have quite a few followers and the idea is talked about a bit thru any aquaintances i have met.

dingwall ,cape breton

Ervserver 11-26-2006 09:26 PM

6 miles is a nice walk, I'd need to carry a bottle of eggnog

kidzrme 12-01-2006 03:21 PM


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