Category Archives: Holidays

First Finish of 2017 and Happy New Year!

First, I want to wish everyone a Happy New Year!  Can you believe the old year has passed already?  Everyone has been remarking on how quickly the year went, and I know it sure did for me. If you celebrate … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July!

“Patriotism is not enough, there must be no hatred or bitterness for anyone.” – Florence Nightingale May the sun in his course visit no land more free, more happy, more lovely, than this our own country! ~Daniel Webster This nation … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

For love of country they accepted death…  ~James A. Garfield The brave die never, though they sleep in dust: Their courage nerves a thousand living men. ~Minot J. Savage Better than honor and glory, and History’s iron pen, Was the … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day! This is my mom. She had thirteen children! I had a wonderful childhood and a nurturing mother!  Our summers were filled with walks to the library, to the creek to go swimming, picking flowers in meadows, and … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s day to all! Where would we be without the fun-loving Irish??? I have Irish forebears on both sides…we are having corned beef and cabbage tonight! It is unusual to have St. Patrick’s day so close to Easter…jumping … Continue reading

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