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Columbus, the Gilligan of Explorers

October 9, 2017
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Today is Columbus Day, when we celebrate the first European explorers to discover the Americas, which they weren’t, when Christopher Columbus landed on our continent, which he didn’t. Still, Columbus thought October 12, 1492, was…

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Christmas In Almost February

January 30, 2017
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Winter almost beat the Hunter family Christmas celebration. Almost. But in the end we celebrated, if only a month or so late. First there was illness. Then work schedules. Then more illness. Then weather. Illness.…

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My Family’s Christmas Miracle – by Tim Jones

January 3, 2017
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Once upon a time there was a humble family man named Tim. Tim loved the holiday season more than any other time of year – all the traditional songs, twinkling lights, frosted gingerbread cookies –…

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Tripping On the Weather

December 26, 2016
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Have you ever looked back at something you did, and realized you’d been warned all along not to do it? I don’t mean like when you were a kid, and your mom told you not…

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How the Scrinch Loved Christmas … Songs

December 22, 2016
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Years ago I DJ’d part time at a local radio station, and happened to be on duty when the boss decided it was time to start the Christmas season with the Gift of Music. He…

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Making the Holidays More Holiday-ish

December 15, 2016
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I always feel a little disjointed when the holidays arrive. I’ve never ready for Thanksgiving, which is followed within hours by Christmas, and minutes after that by New Year’s Eve, followed immediately by several months…

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Holidays Meet Humor – Frostbite: The Dragon That Saved Christmas

December 5, 2016
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This is our first Holiday Meets Humor-themed post from our friend J. Michael Radcliffe who always brings out the Halloween in our Horror Meets Humor posts in October. Don’t forget if you have a holiday-themed…

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Scary Merry!

November 21, 2016
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  It’s that time of year again. The Holiday Season – when Halloween morphs into Christmas. There’s barely time to put away the cobwebs, ghosts, and gravestones before the snowmen, holly, and lights are out.…

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Poll: Planning Ahead for Black Friday

November 11, 2016
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I would like to thank Deb Martin-Webster for providing me with the inspiration for this post with her latest Friday Humor Devotional.. Yes, I know. It isn’t time for Christmas-related stuff yet. We haven’t even…

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Pumpkin Pie

November 11, 2016
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Last year before Thanksgiving, my son, who was 9 at the time, tried to convince me that Mommy hated pumpkin pie. How can you hate pumpkin pie? “It’s one of her favorites,” I said. “Mommy…

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