Countdown to Christmas Day

Countdown to Christmas Day

Countdown Christmas, as we have known its celebration, is on hold. None of the usual holiday hoopla is diminishing my charm this year! Of course, I’ve had to forego the grumpy personal commentary on how commercial Christmas has become. Well, thanks to COVID-19, I get...
Greased Poles

Greased Poles

This year we gave each other bird feeders, complementing the one our daughter gave Doug last year; last year: remember that? Me, either. That single feeder, located outside the dining room window brought so much diversion and pleasure we figured let’s multiply it! But...
Advent in the 2020 Pandemic

Advent in the 2020 Pandemic

Advent is a liturgical time of preparation; a season to get myself ready to celebrate a birthday – the birth of Christ the Lord.  It begins Sunday, November 29 . . .  in the 2020 Pandemic So, out came my Christmas Album by John Rutter and the Cambridge Singers. Few...