Category Archive: Christmas


We have had our tree up for a few weeks now. My daughters did the decorating. They enjoy pulling out the ornaments from past years and asking me about them. It was fun… Continue reading

Kissing Santa Claus

When I was about 9 or 10, I kissed Santa Claus.  Being the shy person that I am, I did not spontaneously act, but instead, my parents saw an opportunity for capturing a… Continue reading

I Got Some Books for Christmas

Last year, I posted about the books I got for Christmas.  (See that post here.)  I thought it would be fun to do it again this year.  Here’s a look at what was… Continue reading

The Day After: My Haul in Books

Because I’m a book lover, I generally get many books for Christmas.  If not many, then at least a few.  This year, here’s what I ended up with.  It’s quite a diverse pile.… Continue reading

Christmas Through the 1980s

I’m still feeling nostalgic, so I thought it would be fun to look back over the Christmases I enjoyed as a child.  Here’s a look at my first ten Christmases.  Do you recognize… Continue reading

My Favorite Christmas Books

I just discovered that I’m not a Christmas book reader.  I got excited about writing a post for you about some of my favorite Christmas books, and then I realized that I didn’t… Continue reading