Tag Archives: Gifts

25 Days of Christmas: Day 20 ~ A Century of American Christmases, Part IV (1990-2000)

Christmas in the 1990s The 1990s brought an unsettling decade, as we coped with the first Gulf War and the bombings of the World Trade Center in New York City and the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. … Continue reading

Posted in 25DaysOfChristmas, Celebration, Children, Christmas, Entertainment, Family, History, Holidays, Life, Seasons | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

25 Days of Christmas: Day 19 ~ A Century of American Christmases, Part III (1960-1980)

Christmas in the 1960s A pivotal decade, the 1960s were marked by the Civil Rights movement, the rise of the hippies, the Bay of Pigs, the Vietnam War, and the race to be the first nation to reach the moon. … Continue reading

Posted in 25DaysOfChristmas, Celebration, Children, Christmas, Entertainment, Family, History, Holidays, Life, Seasons | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How can a girl be so stinkin’ happy…

…about a mixer? For someone who has been using the old fashion hand masher and whisk for the last five or six years, it was a huge surprise to open the heavy over-sized box and find my brand spankin’ new … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Family, Food, Gifts, Holidays, Home, ICanDoAnything, Life, Life's-Adventures, Miscellaneous | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Your Guy

Only 67 Days Till Christmas Ladies Now is about the time I start thinking about Christmas shopping and since my life is filled with males (my dad, 3 sons, 2 grandsons, brothers, nephews, etc.), not only am I racking my … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Gifts, Holidays, Life | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment