light a fire

This year. Man, what a long strange trip it’s been. I’ve done better with the light quotes than I realised. I managed most of the ones I had in mind – even though some months that might have been all I posted...

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unpacking memories

I have labelled one of the boxes of Christmas decorations FIRST. This box contains the Christmas calendar and the gnome. Usually, it also contains the snowmen tealight holders. I think they were actually designed as egg cups, but...

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the first of December at our house

I put off Christmas as long as I can. That made me sound a little like Scrooge.  I am not.  I love Christmas. In December. Not while I’m shopping for back-to-school supplies.  Not when kids are singing trick-or-treat...

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