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Day 364 – My Favorite Gratitude Blog Posts of 2011

As 2011 comes to a close, I am amazed at how fast the time has passed. When I started writing this blog on January 1, I never would have imagined the full range of emotions that I had to endure: anger,compassion,disappointment,envy,  fear,  excitement, frustration, loneliness, … Continue reading

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Day 352 – Thank God For That

Merry Christmas to all, on this Christmas Day 2011. You might be today spending time with the family, exchanging Santa’s gifts and wondering why the Elf’s brought you the wrong gift. Or having a Christmas dinner and if you’re an … Continue reading

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Day 309 – Why We Should All Believe in Santa Claus

First, a little history. The origin of Santa Claus begins in the 4th century with Saint Nicholas, Bishop of Myra, an area in present day Turkey. By all accounts St. Nicholas was a generous man, particularly devoted to children. The … Continue reading

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Day 307 – The History of Christmas

Jingle bells, Jingle bells, Jingle all the way, Santa Claus is coming along riding in the sleigh. Christmas is both a sacred religious holiday and a worldwide cultural and commercial phenomenon. For two millennia, people around the world have been … Continue reading

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