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Foraging for Holiday Decorations

November and December can be a bit grey in New England, but some festive fairy lights and bright colors can make a world of difference to my mood. I think that’s one reason I like decorating for the holidays! Since … Continue reading

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A New Englander in Maryland: Christmas Day Excursion to Ocean City

We took a trip out to Ocean City on Christmas Day. I’d never been before, and it was cool to see it mostly empty. I can imagine that during the summer, the place is packed! There were other people walking … Continue reading

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Early Christmas Celebration

This year we are traveling for Christmas. We celebrated with my family the Sunday before. The day begun with the traditional dog walk. Then we headed inside to warm up with cinnamon rolls (this recipe halved) and tea while the … Continue reading

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5 Things that are Making Me Feel Christmassy

It’s been a pretty good week- a Christmas party, a holiday lunch, and lots of dog walks. Since the days are flying by, I’m trying to enjoy all the Christmas things while I still can. Here are a few small … Continue reading

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Festive Potluck and Yankee Swap

Last night, I got together with a group of friends for our traditional holiday Yankee Swap. It started out as work party, but even though most of us have left that organization now, we remain friends. We always do coordinated … Continue reading

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