The Honking Goose

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Carol of the Bells, Lindsey Stirling

to the flying, walking, waddling, lumbering, gliding, swimming friends: Happy Christmas Eve Eve!

December 23, 2017 · 2 Comments

favorite holiday memory

This was a long and arduous holiday season for me. I always start enjoying the season as soon as Christmas is over, because that is when I finally relax. I’m … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · 2 Comments

Sew What 2

Here are some sewing projects I’m working on for the holidays. This one above is a set of four cloth napkins. They will be given to my dear mama friend … Continue reading

December 19, 2016 · 9 Comments

video: Christmas – Ultra Spiritual with JP Sears

December 10, 2016 · 2 Comments

GIFT GUIDE: gifts poor people can give their rich relatives to win at gifting

GIFT GUIDE: part 1 Where “Poor” and “Rich” are in comparison to the American middle class. Appropriate for Hannukah, Christmas, or other Winter celebrations like “Snowed in with my alcoholic … Continue reading

December 9, 2016 · 16 Comments

I don’t love Christmas

Is that a better title than “I hate Christmas”? – because that is what I really wanted to write. As a child, I loved Christmas. We didn’t have any extended … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · 40 Comments

if you are a Christian, what do you think about the pagan tradition of a holiday tree?

and if you are a Pagan, what do you think about the Christians using an evergreen tree as a symbol of their Christmas celebration? I like to think of the … Continue reading

December 3, 2016 · 53 Comments

Thanksgiving: A Day of Mourning

In honor of Thanksgiving. I love that we have a holiday just to celebrate thankfulness. But the truth is the origins of this holiday are rooted in a glorified and … Continue reading

November 23, 2016

I stand with Standing Rock

I let this happen. We all let this happen. Every day that I get in my car and drive our kids to school and drive myself to work and drive … Continue reading

November 21, 2016 · 16 Comments

Sew What

I did some sewing today. These will be a gift for my mother-in-law. Two matching potholders and four napkins. The poinsettia fabric I bought last year and made her an … Continue reading

November 20, 2016 · 8 Comments