January week 3

January week 3

As the third week of January begins, my family has finalized our #20 for 2020 goals. We changed out our Christmas decorations for snowflake decorations, but the family says it looks too sparse and so we are working to make our family room more festive once again. My...
Please follow Santa J Claus on Instagram or TikTok

Please follow Santa J Claus on Instagram or TikTok

Normally on Wednesdays I like to do a photo-only Wordless Wednesday, but today I am telling you about a photo/video account that I know you will love. on TikTok: @SantaJClaus on Instagram: @Santa_J_Claus This is the most wholesome, heartwarming, uplifting, seriously...
Ways to celebrate Twelfth Night

Ways to celebrate Twelfth Night

I know it is hard to believe, but tonight is the traditional Twelfth Night after Christmas. Unless you say it’s tomorrow night. There’s still that strange counting issue that occurs among different religions and cultures. For some cultures, this was the...
How to watch the 2020 Tournament of Roses Parade

How to watch the 2020 Tournament of Roses Parade

Since I grew up in Southern California, I love to get up at 8am and curl up in my pajamas and watch the New Year’s Day Rose Parade in Pasadena. As a child, I was aware that this parade was televised at least nationwide, if not globally. Our local TV stations all...
Scrubs Christmas episode

Scrubs Christmas episode

Scrubs season 1, episode 11, “My Own Personal Jesus” is a moving Christmas episode in which Turk has a crisis of his Christian faith when he witnesses grief in the hospital on Christmas Eve. A Christmas miracle results in a happy ending. Even if you have...
Day of the Dead – Dia de Muertos

Day of the Dead – Dia de Muertos

Today is Dia de Muertos, or Day of the Dead. Watch Coco (currently streaming on Netflix) and eat tamales. If you didn’t already decorate or make an altar, you can still make an impromptu altar with your own photos, cut flowers from the grocery store, and white...