Tag Archives: Christmas

Coach Shoes?!

I am not the most up-to-date on trendy fashions or brands, but I do know that Coach pursues are very popular, although I don’t own one nor do I have any great desire to drop a wad of cash on … Continue reading

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High Noon on Christmas

What was I doing or thinking about at high noon on Christmas? Well, I wasn’t thinking about much because I was watching The Muppets’ Christmas Carol movie. I love that movie and think that it’s the best A Christmas Carol movie … Continue reading

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Joyeux Noël

Joyeux Noël and Merry Christmas to all my blogger friends and those of you who happen to drop by.  

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When to Give Gifts

Do you give a gift when you buy it for somebody, or do you wait for their birthday or Christmas? It depends. It depends on what the gift is and how close I buy the gift to the holiday. I … Continue reading

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Truly Surprised

One of the times I remember that I was truly surprised was when my daughter gave me a piece of land in Ireland for Christmas. She had found a place where you could buy a square foot of Ireland. They … Continue reading

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Maybe A Misunderstanding?

So why I have still not heard a word of any kind from Sabrina? Could we have a misunderstanding here? She asked a question the other day (Sunday) on FaceBook about Muslims celebrating Christmas. Some of her friends gave some … Continue reading

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A New Day

Funny what a good night’s sleep can do for the mind and the soul. It seems that everything appears the bleakest in the nighttime, especially when the day hasn’t gone so well either. The morning comes, and even though it’s … Continue reading

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More Christmas Day Thoughts

Now it’s noon. Still haven’t heard from my daughter. I guess I feel like writing about it since I can’t do anything about her lack of concern or sensitivity to me. I just hope and pray that her daughters never … Continue reading

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Christmas Day

  Even though I am a Muslim, I am an American and Christmas is embedded into my very fiber. Following the dictates of my religion, I did not decorate for Christmas (apart from a poinsettia plant which I sent to … Continue reading

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