A couple of years ago, I decided I was going to listen to the entire “Christmas Portrait” album by the brother/sister easy listening duo The Carpenters. You… Read more “A New Holiday Music Challenge (Coming Soon) “Everyday is Christmas” (Sia)!”
My House Plant Is Now As Old As A Mariah Carey Christmas Song!
Meet “Robert Plant.” He’s a Janet Craig dracaena house plant I bought on a whim in 1994 at the Mount Pleasant Meijer store when I was buying… Read more “My House Plant Is Now As Old As A Mariah Carey Christmas Song!”
The Challenges of Gift Buying For…Spouses (AKA Sometimes You’ve Gotta Buy A Beer For Your Man)
My “old man” and I decided we’d challenge ourselves this Christmas and go to a local shopping emporium (known primarily in the U.S. as a “mall”) to… Read more “The Challenges of Gift Buying For…Spouses (AKA Sometimes You’ve Gotta Buy A Beer For Your Man)”
Holiday Gift Ideas!
Who still has shopping to do? 🙂
Only Seven More Days! A Countdown To Christmas Being Over…
I’m not 5, so I’m not doing a Christmas countdown. I’m counting the days til the holidays are finally done! Go ahead and call me “Grinch” or… Read more “Only Seven More Days! A Countdown To Christmas Being Over…”
A Couple of Christmas Scenes…
Guess what movie we’re watching? Hope everyone is as warm ‘n cozy as these cats this Christmas (and as terrified as Nicky the orange tabby, lol). I… Read more “A Couple of Christmas Scenes…”
Am I Looking A Set of Gift Balls In The Mouth?
The “random gift drawings” this time of year at work have become something I dread. For one, I NEVER win any of the “good” gifts randomly drawn… Read more “Am I Looking A Set of Gift Balls In The Mouth?”
We finally got around to putting up our Cthristmas tree today…We tried buying more rubber tentacles today at a downtown Ypsilanti store called The Rocket, but wouldn’t… Read more “Merry Cthristmas!”
Merry Christmas from the Wayback Machine! Here are some super old holiday photos…
Me, Christmas, 1972. It was essential for the footed PJs to match the shag carpeting! My brother Mike (left) and I, Christmas, 1973…mom and dad’s record collection… Read more “Merry Christmas from the Wayback Machine! Here are some super old holiday photos…”
Some more trivia questions about holiday songs!
It’s Christmas Eve…snow is starting to really come down, and Family Guy’s “Something Something Something Dark Side” is on the TV. Now how about some trivia questions… Read more “Some more trivia questions about holiday songs!”