Tag Archives: Christmas

Christmas Is – Part 2

  Though I often wish for family traditions to fall back on I’m glad we haven’t many. Tradition bends one to doing and being and performing without the need for thought or question. It’s time we questioned what we do … Continue reading

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Christmas Is – Part 1

 Christmas is family and friends and love, it is the rebirth of hope and the promise of peace. Excerpt from “Christmas Is”©2001 Sharron R. McMillan

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Reindeer Food Just in Time For Christmas

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The Best Tree Yet

The Christmas lights were our nephew’s, he passed away this year. And many of the handmade bits bring memories or a tear. We hang these treasures on our tree, so that we’ll not forget the precious people in our life. … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas Tree

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Don’t Put it All Back in the Attic

Generosity that moves us to give more than we take, happy greetings to those we never noticed before, desire to be with those we love even though they are annoying Don’t put it all away with the baubles and ornaments. … Continue reading

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Today I Have A Thankful Heart

A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other virtues. ~ Cicero

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Have A Mary Christmas

My soul praises the Lord For He has been mindful of me. Blessed is she who trusted that the Lord’s words to her would be fulfilled. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Light a Star to Guide Us

Sometimes I wonder why you seemed to take so long to send a saviour to our earth when things had gone so wrong. So many years of killing, of terror for the young hate and destruction and so little hope … Continue reading

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Give Love This Christmas

  Down through the ages men and women have learned the lesson of the manger. A simple place, a simple message to those who simply believe it – God loves us and sent his perfect son to an imperfect world … Continue reading

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Peace Whispers

It was a whisper that floated past milling crowds of travellers, buyers, sellers and settled in the hearts of quiet shepherds, men of wisdom watching the stars and a young girl in a barn. Peace. . . rarely found anywhere … Continue reading

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Family Christmas Buffet at our House

We chose all mom’s favourite food  and had a feast.  The fresh carrot sticks I picked from under the mulch in the garden that morning.  They were so delicious! And I made hot apple cider with our own apple juice.  … Continue reading

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Harrison Hot Springs Hotel Lobby

Beautiful, understated decorations.  Very inspiring.

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Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights on the Tiny House.  So cheery and welcoming.

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Christmas Rose

Helleborus niger Is a little confused with our changeable weather and so am I.

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