Category Archives: Traditions

Celebrating Christmas

It seems to me…. “Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.” ~ Calvin Coolidge[1]. While they … Continue reading

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Uncommon Courtesy

It seems to me… “The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.” ~ Fred Astaire. Have you ever noticed how people will walk through the door to a supermarket and STOP totally oblivious to anyone … Continue reading

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