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Advent Traditions

I love getting out my Advent wreath, putting the candles in with bobeches, and lighting the wreath each evening at dinner. When my children were little, we would do a lectionary reading and the candles at breakfast, too. Advent is … Continue reading

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Tombstone Tuesday: From the person who brought you Church Sign Generator!

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Ancestry.com Launches New ‘My Story’ Advertising Campaign

Leading Family History Web Site Spotlights Members Who Have Discovered Family Connections in Five National Television Ads PROVO, Utah  /PRNewswire/ — Ancestry.com, the world’s largest online resource for family history, will showcase the stories of five Americans who have made … Continue reading

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One NYR Accomplished: Clean up the hard drive

I accomplished a New Year’s Resolution yesterday: I deleted programs I don’t use, or installed only to review, or are now outdated. Then I defragged the hard drive. The computer runs MUCH better now! I also backed up some documents, … Continue reading

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More Traditions: The Feast of St. Nicholas

I made a friend really mad about 20 years ago, because when my son asked me about Santa Claus, I explained about St. Nicholas, Bishop of of Myra.  And then, in Sunday School the next weekend, he told her son … Continue reading

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Heirlooms and Holidays

Today, I got into my cedar chest to pull out the hand-made quilts we have from my husband’s grandmother. There were five all together. I’ve already given my children one each for use in their homes now that they are … Continue reading

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Note to friends, family, collegues:

For both Mark and myself, the bellsouth.net addresses  are suspended, because now we’re with mchsi.com. If you try to send something to the bellsouth.net addresses, it will bounce. Our AOL addresses are still good! Busy day today, including the ribbon … Continue reading

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A thought on politics…

I’m wondering. Is picking a woman as your vice presidential running mate the way a candidate Jumps the Shark? I hope not. I hope picking a female running mate doesn’t guarantee it’s all downhill from here. While many minor parties, … Continue reading

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