Tag: Family Traditions

Santa is tired of cookies & milk

Santa is tired of cookies & milk Poor Santa, how many sugar cookies & glasses of milk can one jolly fat man actually stomach? Maybe if the milk is laced with some good bourbon or Kaluha, then the sugar cookies will be more palatable.  Or forget the sugar cookies. Maybe Rudolph and friends would like […]

Reviving an Easter Tradition

When I was a little girl, we lived with my grandmother for a few years before moving several states away from all of our extended family. Of that time, holidays always seem to stand out in my memories. Easter was no exception. We’d color eggs the night before, making sure that each egg bore the […]

Holiday Traditions

Image via Wikipedia The holidays are a wonderful time to get together with family and friends and have a nice relaxing break from everything. Everyone has special traditions during the holidays based on religious, family and other factors. I am going to share with you some of my favorite family traditions and I hope you […]

Gingerbread House: Christmas Memory Maker

Originally uploaded by Child of the 60’s I always wanted to make a gingerbread house and seven (7) years ago the timing was perfect to share this experience with my family.  Almost everyone in my family was visiting for the holidays — my two brothers, one sister-in-law, four nieces and nephews, and my father. Borrowing […]