Category Archives: Christmas

How Our Christmas Tree Evolved

Christmas Tree 2013           (Donna is taking over Greta’s blog today).           Once upon a time, when we chose the first Christmas tree of our marriage, I decided to decorate it in blue and gold.  It would be trendy, elegant.  … Continue reading

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Chapter 44 — Holiday Hospital Tales

First,  the obvious:  no one enters a hospital voluntarily on holidays,  and if even the employees—from the security guards to the doctors–would all rather be at a party, who could blame them?   But if you have to be there, you … Continue reading

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Chapter 43 — The De-Perfecting of the Christmas Tree

Once upon a time, when a much younger me was starting married life, I thought it would be creative to have a  Christmas tree that Martha Stewart would have envied.  It would be the kind of tree that belongs in … Continue reading

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