Category Archives: Nostalgia

Countdown to Christmas – Lights, Music, and Poetry

This is the place to share your 2017 Christmas cheer! Here is my first entry: Enjoy! Advertisements

Posted in Family, Holidays, Nostalgia, Poetry, Uncategorized | 14 Comments

Gift Week, Day Five – Your Fondest Wish

Today, I want to know what you would like to have this year for Christmas. I want to know what material gift(s) you want. Is it a particular kind of clothing – perhaps a cashmere coat? Maybe a beautiful ring … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Presidential Race, Family, Hobbies & General Interest, Holidays, Nostalgia, Uncategorized | 62 Comments

Gift Week, Day Four – Gifts We Remember

What is the best Christmas gift you ever received? Which is the most nostalgic? Which ones do you remember from your childhood? This is one of the first gifts that I remember receiving – a marionette of Princess Summer-Fall-Winter-Spring, from … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Hobbies & General Interest, Holidays, Nostalgia, Uncategorized | 52 Comments

Gift Week, Day Two – Stockings and Stocking Stuffers

Posted in Family, Hobbies & General Interest, Holidays, Nostalgia, Uncategorized | 11 Comments

Gift Week, Day One – Homemade

Repeat from last December, but there is always more to add … So many times over the years I’ve wanted to give gifts to people I associate with regularly, but who don’t fall into the usual categories of family and … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Hobbies & General Interest, Holidays, Nostalgia, Uncategorized | 6 Comments

Thanksgiving Dinner Favorites!

It’s only a week until Thanksgiving! Like most of you, I’m planning dinner, getting supplies in, checking linens, cleaning house, and generally planning for guests and lots of food, food, food! I usually mix things up for the holidays – … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Holidays, Nostalgia, Recipes, Uncategorized | 39 Comments

Romance – Poems and Songs

In honor of my 50th wedding anniversary. Of course, I was divorced long ago and, even if I had not divorced, my ex-husband is no longer alive, so this isn’t a real anniversary.     Regardless of the disclaimers, love … Continue reading

Posted in Nostalgia, Poetry, The Culture, Uncategorized | 43 Comments