Category: Special Occasions

Christmas is Coming

By Katie Heid It’s impossible to go into a store in the month of December and not have my kids beg for a toy or video game. As Christmas Day gets closer, the requests become more forceful.  Rather than argue…

The Christmas Story

By Sandy Mayle I have a little book on my shelves, cardboard-bound and covered front and back with fabric.  Its content is typed; the art is hand-drawn; the author and illustrator is my son, Greg.  The occasion was a grade-school…

Happy Thanksgiving Day, Wanted Ones!

We are what God wants! That could be the whole list for Thanksgiving right there!  There’s plenty enough to give thanks for and over in that astounding, astonishing truth!  But there’s so much more in it as well!  A whole…

Cornucopias

By Sandy Mayle My cornucopia is full and running over. I suppose you are thinking of that horn-shaped wicker basket overflowing with Indian corn, squash, gourds and fruits, and garnished with nuts and cranberries ~ a truly picturesque centerpiece for…