Tag Archives: Christmas

And to Laughing Again…

As December approached, I found myself missing my friend, Michelle, more and more. She left us only a year ago. There have been many changes in one year’s time.  Adjustments. Rethinking things.  But longing to hear her voice and laugh with her over every … Continue reading

Posted in Breast Cancer, Oklahoma, Reflections, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

The Kayak Visit

Seems it’s always exciting around our house when the kids come for a visit. The younger set came a few days before Christmas, kayak in tow. I didn’t think twice about my suggestion they just park in the garage so … Continue reading

Posted in Curiosity, Humor, photos | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 33 Comments

Merry Christmas ~

We grew up going to a tiny little church where me, my sisters, and a handful of others kids had no choice but to “be” the Christmas program. I didn’t like being in that spotlight. It made me extremely nervous and I … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Oklahoma, ponderings, Ramblings, random photos, Reflections, Relationships | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Dear Santa ~

It’s the little things…….Merry Christmas ♥♥♥

Posted in random photos, Reflections, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 22 Comments

Santa Baby

When my sis and I were little I recall my mom getting us all dolled up at Christmas time.  She would then drive us to the bank for our pictures with Santa. My dad worked at the bank for many of … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Oklahoma, Ramblings, Reflections, Relationships | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments

Our First Christmas Together ~ 1982

Our baby son and his bride spent this past weekend at our house. Before they left, I found myself plundering through some old Christmas items, in search of something to attach to my son’s “ugly Christmas sweater” for work. I … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, ponderings, Ramblings, Reflections, Relationships, Thankful, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Jingle All the Way ~

This post is about tradition. In the heart of Oklahoma City, there is a  jewelry store. And as Oklahoma tradition would have it, Christmas doesn’t begin in our fair state until you hear the B.C. Clark Jingle! (history)  Click on it, sing it with … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Music, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Reflections, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 25 Comments