Monthly Archives: December 2010

“These Are a Few of My Favorite Things…”

watch?v=xMtuVP8Mj4o (Click on above to hear Jose Feliciano’s “Feliz Navidas” (A nativity scene my girls and I got in Cozumel, Mexico, years ago. We hand-carried it home. It’s now a colorful and cherished part of our tradition.) In the glass … Continue reading

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Christmas Memorabilia

(The movie, “Miracle on 34th. Street,” released in 1947 would go on to be an unexpected perennial favorite. It starred Maureen O’Hara, John Payne, Edmund Gwenn, and child actress Natalie Wood. Its theme centered around the suspicion the Macy’s Santa … Continue reading

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Me Suffer the Bullies?….Not Generally (And I’m in Good Company)

Bully Bluto always muscled Popeye around… But Popeye won in the end, reclaiming both his dignity and his girlfriend, Olive Oyl (Picture of Bluto Popeye Bully Muscle_Tee, compliments of Photobucket.) index.html?hpt=T2 (Click on above link to see “Fists swinging Ohio … Continue reading

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