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A Tour of Our Tree, Part 3

Some of my very favorite ornaments are the ones made by our children.  The first one I remember hanging on the tree was made by Amy.  It’s a wreath made out of pipe cleaner complete with a pipe cleaner bow. … Continue reading

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A Tour of Our Tree, Part 2

There are lots of handmade ornaments on our tree, plenty of pipe cleaners, beads, clothes pins, and popsicle sticks glued together in various configurations.  Most of those are made by our kids, but there is one handmade ornament that pre-dates … Continue reading

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A Tour of Our Tree, Part I

Yesterday we decorated for Christmas.  I used to look forward to it and make it a big production complete with Christmas cookies and hot chocolate, but ever since I went back to work, I view it as a chore.  My … Continue reading

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Blessings for a Grinch

This morning was cold and rainy.  Though it was only about the sixth day in a row of this weather, it seemed like about the hundred and sixth.  It’s taking me longer and longer to get out the door each … Continue reading

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