Christmas TogetherWe're here year round and even though we are scattered all over the world and most of us have never met face-to-face we find ways to celebrate the season together. From our annual Christmas exchanges to scheduled chats our Christmasing together is discussed here.
The Best of Christmas Sitcoms
My Top Ten list would not be complete without:
All in the Family - Christmas at the Bunkers
Andy Griffith Christmas episode
Dick Van Dyke Christmas episode
Mary Tyler Moore 1st Christmas episode...
Remember when Black Friday was on Friday?
Imagine what will happen if the stores are allowed to stay open all night Christmas Eve until lunch time on Christmas Day! This year, more than 50,000 restaurants, bars, convenience stores and...
My Dog Sam
Dear Abby, I too was picked on when I was a child and I too turned to our dog Queenie. She always gave me love and she always listened. Bless you.
My favorite Christmas was 7 years ago, on Christmas eve, when my husband proposed marriage to me. He started off with Godiva Chocolate when he picked me up for our "date", then took me for a romantic dinner, then back to his place where he got out champagne and got down on his knee and presented me with a diamond ring and asked me to marry him. 2 months later, we flew to Las Vegas and married.
My favorite was my first Christmas in California in 1983. I was there as an au pair, looking after three children. It was my first encounter with Santa and all the American traditions such as hanging stockings and writing letters to Santa and putting milk and cookies out on Christmas Eve. It was very different from what I was used to. It got me hooked ever since !
It is in giving that you receive the greatest gift !
The first Christmas morning when my daughter was old enough to run into our bedroom and yell, "Santa was here, Santa was here, wake up, wake up!!!" Two years after that, it was even more special when both our kids started to do that