Category Archives: Holidays

What My Cats Love Most About the Christmas Season

It’s all about the paper and boxes people. Gail ♥ Advertisements

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Sunday Glory- An Advent Prayer

Second Sunday of Advent Merciful God, who sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation: Give us grace to heed their warnings and forsake our sins, that we may greet with joy the … Continue reading

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Jolly Old Saint Nicholas

I remember as a child, playing my mother’s old 78 rpm record that had the song, Jolly Old Saint Nicholas, on it and I loved it. I also remember learning the words to this song and singing it in the … Continue reading

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Silent Night Trio

A Beautiful blending of all three voices. Loving this… Gail ♥

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O Holy Night

My mother’s favorite Christmas hymn was always O Holy Night. And so, when she lay in a hospice residence at the age of 80, taking her last dying breaths on December 7, 2006 (eleven years ago tomorrow) and I heard … Continue reading

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The First Sunday of Advent

Originally posted on Moonlight Reflections:
Photo credit: Barbara Taylor: https://www.pinterest.com/baest/christmas-joy-wonder/ It’s hard for me to believe that today is December 1st.  Where did the year go?  It’s also hard to believe that today is the first day of Advent.  Advent…

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When Watching It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown is an Annual Tradition

What does a grown 58-year old woman find herself doing two nights before Halloween?  Watching It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown. This Charlie Brown classic first aired on October 27, 1966 when I was seven years old and in the … Continue reading

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