In honor of the 200th anniversary of "Silent Night" SILENT NIGHT Silent night, holy night, All is calm, all is bright Round yon virgin mother and child. Holy infant, so tender and mild, Sleep in heavenly peace, Sleep in heavenly peace. Silent night, holy night, Shepherds quake at the sight; Glories stream from heaven afar, … Continue reading Christmas
Just a quick post to touch base with you since I have been MIA for a bit. It's not for want of connecting but due to overload in the extreme. Most likely, you all are suffering like me. Or maybe you're all ready for the big day and relaxing with an egg nog and "It's … Continue reading The Cobbler’s Children’s Christmas
Three weeks from right now, I will be in the air over the Atlantic ocean. I know, I know...it's insane for me to go anywhere at this time of year but...how could I possibly pass up a trip of a lifetime? Well, obviously, the answer was I couldn't. I've yearned to go visit the Christmas … Continue reading A Trip of a Lifetime
As you might remember, after my last post I was headed off to Cincinnati for the Golden Glow of Christmas Past annual convention. I survived! Not only did I survive, I had a blast. An exhausting, packed schedule, 24/7 vintage/antique Christmas blast. Sunday to Sunday, I somehow managed to make it through the week with … Continue reading Christmas Camp!
I wish each of you and yours a very happy Fourth of July. Let freedom ring! AMERICA My country tis of thee, Sweet land of liberty, Of thee I sing. Land where my fathers died! Land of the Pilgrim's pride! From every mountain side, Let freedom ring! My native country, thee, Land of … Continue reading July Fourth