Its the time of year that we normally honor our mothers… all the mayhem we put them through over the years not withstanding. In this lifetime we only get one mother… care for her and keep her in your hearts and minds always, because she does the same for you.
Where’s that dang rabbit hiding out, anyway? Isn’t he supposed to be around on April 16th? Chocolates, eggs, chicks… I personally dislike Peeps intensely…
Flowers popping up… tulips, roses, iris’s… It’d be neat if they made chocolate in shapes of flowers that wouldn’t collapse from their own weight…
Happy St Patrick’s Day!
Downtown Reno no doubt has green beer flowing like water… and bus rides are free between 4pm and midnight local time. Hopefully all the drunks make it home in one piece, leaving their vehicles parked safely in casino parking lots and garages, and nobody gets hurt.
Stay safe everyone!
Valentine’s Day is on its way… the 14th of February. Gifts for this generally include flowers, chocolates, and plush toys. At least as far as I’ve seen the last few years, anyway.
What events happen on Valentine’s Day? Dinner and a movie? Private time between couples? Maybe somebody has to work, someone else is taking care of children, and the meaning of the day gets lost in the routine of daily life.
Whatever people decide to do on and for the holiday, I wish you a Happy Valentine’s Day.
Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat, won’t you please put a penny in the old man’s hat? If you haven’t got a penny a h’penny will do, if you haven’t got a h’penny God bless you!
Thanksgiving is here… which means Christmas is just around the corner. Which means snow, and Santa, and gifts for everyone far and near. Grandparents, parents, kids, babies… furbabies too, of course.
Christmas decorations, a way to stay warm… Many things in these pages to choose from, won’t you stop and take a look?
Ghosties and goblins, witches and pumpkins, children going trick or treating… all fun aspects of the holiday.
Mom and Dad going through the candy haul to make sure its safe to eat is just as much a part of the holiday as collecting the candy is. More for catching things the kids can’t eat because of allergies, these days, rather than dangerous things from years and decades past.
Be safe this Halloween, and kids, don’t argue with Mom and Dad about the candy haul. Too much candy is worse than not enough, after all.
Fall is here… getting a little nip in the air… snow’s on its way!
Halloween’s coming up next month, with Thanksgiving and Christmas just around the corner. Candy and gifts needed for holidays… warm afghans for those chilly days and chillier nights. Handmade heirlooms that will last a lifetime and beyond…
Benefits: Summer is not cold… things can and do grow… you can walk around with very little clothing on, depending on your surroundings. You also don’t have to worry about plowing your way through Snow.
Drawbacks: Summer is HOT… depending on location, perhaps too hot to be outside at all… growing things need LOTS of water, preferably uncontaminated… Also, walking around with very little clothes on can get you sun burnt if you aren’t careful.
Summer can be fun; water parks are open this time of year, as are pools and other amusement parks. School is out; vacations can be taken more easily. Go fishing… to a lake, a river, some place with water. Maybe go on a nature walk through town.
This set of delightful coasters is perfect for that fan who just can’t get enough of football.
Just listed today, head on over to the Shop and take a look!