Monthly Archives: December 2011

Masada

I just finished reading The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman and realized I’d been holding my breath.  What a phenomenal story!  It is one not to be missed. I have heard the story of Masada many times over the course of … Continue reading

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Wonder of Wonders

“Santa” left me a great surprise on the seat of my chair in the office where I work this year.  It was a neatly wrapped package with a Kindle Touch inside!  As I read the note attached and carefully unwrapped the … Continue reading

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Hollywood!

The Bishop’s Wife by Robert Nathan surprised me in more ways than one!  I love this popular Christmas movie and decided to read the book with expectations that it would be even better than the movie.  After reading the book … Continue reading

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Tinsel and Trees

Christmas on Jane Street by Billy Romp with Wanda Urbanska is a heartwarming true story written by a man who raises Christmas trees in Vermont. Every year Billy Romp, his wife, and three children haul their trees to Jane Street in … Continue reading

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Christmas Cheer

With best wishes for a Merry Christmas! I am sharing a video of my daughter Natalie singing at her company’s Christmas party this year. Enjoy! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQjPJ4wKHS0

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Dave Barry Makes Me Laugh

Leave it to Dave Barry to find the funny in Christmas! The title of his 2006 Christmas book is The Shepherd, the Angel,and Walter the Christmas Miracle Dog.  In this story, Barry shares Christmas memories from his youth in the … Continue reading

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Christmas Wonder

Giovanni’s Light by Phyllis Theroux is a Christmas novel with the sentiment of It’s a Wonderful Life.  This fictional story takes place in a small, picture perfect town called Ryland Falls and centers on one unusual Christmas there.  The book … Continue reading

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