New Year’s Traditions/Superstitions Around the World

New Year’s Traditions and Superstitions Around the World A friend and I were talking about different things people do at New Year’s you know the (superstition) things and the Traditions. Many have traditions that they do every year no matter what. I’ve heard of many different traditions and the superstitious meaning behind them. Some of the things that I have seen my friends do is eating 12 grapes and making 1 wish with each grapes, sweeping and cleaning the floors and tossing the dirty water outside, (supposed to toss out the old and the clean floor represents the new) Well…

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Looking back at 2010 – Changes for 2011

Year in review Looking back at 2010 Changes for 2011 Looking back at 2010 – Changes for 2011 With Christmas a couple of days behind us, we are all preparing for the New Year celebrations. Such a busy time of year, still in the process of cleaning up the wrapping paper, boxes, putting away the good dinnerware, still entertaining family that might have flown in for Christmas, which leaves some of us with little time to relax. We’ll don’t worry there are only a few days left then, we’ll be in a new year with a new beginning. New Year…

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A few Christmas Songs

A few Christmas Songs The Chipmunks “Christmas Song” we all love this one 🙂 Mariah Carey – All I Want For Christmas Is You NewSong – The Christmas Shoes Little Drummer Boy – David Bowie and Bing Crosby 12 Days of Christmas – Muppets and John Denver Oh Holy Night – Josh Groban Silent Night – Elvis Presley Elvis Presley – If Every Day Was Like Christmas Roger Whittaker – The Twelve Days Of Christmas (nice version, a dear friend sent me) Thank you :)) Frosty The Snowman Feliz Navida – Jose Felicia Just a few 🙂

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Christmas 2010 – Last Christmas of the decade

I just realized that this will be the last Christmas in this decade and as you all know thinking about this got my mind going so I will share my thoughts 🙂 I have noticed that during Christmas time people at least the ones I have met, always change just a little for the better, you know a little more friendlier, show a little more excitement etc. I am not sure if it’s due to the cooler weather or the festive atmosphere everywhere you go, or just some hidden part in all of us that screams out, “I believe in…

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Christmas Love

CHRISTMAS LOVE Paraphrase of 1 Corinthians 13. If I decorate my house perfectly with plaid bows, strands of twinkling lights and shiny balls, but do not show love to my family, I’m just another decorator. If I slave away in the kitchen, baking dozens of Christmas cookies, preparing gourmet meals and arranging a beautifully adorned table at mealtime, but do not show love to my family, I’m just another cook. If I work at the soup kitchen, carol in the nursing home and give all that I have to charity, but do not show love to my family, it profits…

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Music has a way

We all love listening to music… From classical to modern rock all the flavors to choose from, its hard to decide which to pick as your favorite. Right?? Well for me, I think my taste in music goes with my mood, when I am feeling blah, I have noticed I tend to go for the rock (hard rock) when I am happy, excited etc, I find myself listening to club, dance music. When I missing someone I tend to listen to the music that we listened to together, etc. I am sure you get where I am going.. Music can…

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Christmas Cards, Candy Canes, Shiney Little Ribbons

Christmas Morning is sneaking up on us, many of us are still running around the stores looking for those last minute gifts or still need to get that special someone that one special gift that you haven’t found yet…. Christmas cards, Candy Canes, Shiney Little Ribbons all signs that Christmas is here. While out at the malls this weekend, my attention was drawn to a family that appeared to be shopping for their children, I believe it was mom/dad and grandma.. the cart was full with various toys etc, and they  were headed my way which was in the electronics…

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Tired off to bed, Sharing “Where are you Christmas” song by Faith Hill

Where are you Christmas… Great song from Faith Hill, she sang it for the Grinch Who Stole Christmas movie….  (has a little meaning behind it for me, I will share later) I was a little busy this weekend and have many things to share, I promise I will post them tomorrow. I need sleep right now.. Busy day tomorrow, chores and more sewing, my grand daughter’s christmas dress is almost done, and then I need to start another project. I will share pictures when I am done.. Good Night All Sweet Dreams and Have a Great day for all my …

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