Tag Archives: Holiday celebrations

Lifetime of Reasons to Celebrate

This fun infographic depicts the wonderful occasions that happen every year and throughout a lifetime. Follow along from baby to birthday to wedding to retirement, with every happiness in between. The path follows special events throughout a lifetime, while the vertical strip down the middle lists big (and small) special days that recur each year. [...]

Happy New Year

You know what we’re doing this New Year’s Eve with our entire neighborhood. But…      

Next Year

Although the Chanukah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa holidays were wonderfully celebrated, at one of the holiday parties we met a couple who are “empty nesters.” They told us about their family’s tradition of traveling with the children every year during the winter holiday school vacation. Often they went to family dispersed in exotic places such as [...]

Christmas Enthusiasm

Perhaps you have seen this very funny video about two very enthusiastic gift recipients on Christmas morning. A commercial was made using this and last year this circulated via email.  But, it is so adorable and honest that I had to share it with you today! Enjoy and Merry Christmas!

Friends, Neighbors and Kwanzaa

How can we acknowledge our friends and neighbors during the festivities of Kwanzaa? If you watched the video clip I posted on Friday, December 18, 2009 you may have noticed that gifts are to be useful and practical. So what can we offer as gifts this year? One idea is to give a gift that [...]