Joyous Noel: Sweat stung his eyes, but Peter forced the grimace into a smile as he continued strumming. His cousin was recording them and promised to upload it to YouTube later. He was doing it via an elderly Samsung so … Continue reading
Category Archives: Holiday
Nola’s Gift: “Merry Christmas,” Nola said as she sat cross legged on the dirt floor of their tent, peeling an orange for her doll. It was the one beloved toy she had managed to save, stuffed under her t-shirt quickly … Continue reading
We immediately walked down to the lift bridge when we arrived and were lucky enough to see the Assiniboine come through.
I’ve had a bit of a “staycation” this week and in trying to decide what to do, a driving tour came to mind. It’s probably been ten years since I’ve made the trip around Lake Pepin. For those that don’t … Continue reading
Here are a few offerings for this Christmas Celebration. Mom and I celebrated and sang some of Dad’s favorite carols. White Christmas Santa Baby The Hanover Winter Song Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Blessings also for other past and … Continue reading
I remember when I was a kid eating lefsa with butter and sugar during the “holiday season”. At that time, the season was a couple of weeks long, or maybe the entire month between Thanksgiving and Christmas, at the most. … Continue reading
From Wikipedia: Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. For all my friends in the Kingdom of Great Britain, … Continue reading