’Twas the night after Christmas. And all through the house. Everyone slept. Even the mouse. The stockings that were hung Now lay on the floor. Santa’s gone. There’ll be no more. So many guests. So many laughs. So much food. Might have to fast. Paper and ribbons And boxes galore. TV on. What’s the score? […]Read more "HAPPY HOLIDAYS"
Christmas. Excitement. Anticipation. Going out of town. Or company’s coming. And Santa Claus. Sleigh bells ring, Are you listening? It’s a gearing-up. And a winding-down. All at the same time. Big holiday. End of a year. Wrapping gifts. Stringing lights. Decorating trees. Lighting candles. Saying prayers. Singing carols. Feeling the heart. Feeling the heat. Especially […]Read more "MERRY CHRISTMAS"
All aboard! Last month before 2019. All hands on deck. Stow your carry-on under your seat. Hang on to your hats. Hold tight the reins. We’re off and running. December is our final stop. Destination: the New Year. And December is here. With it comes turquoise. And narcissus. The official birthstone. And flower. So away […]Read more "THINK GLOBAL, SHOP LOCAL"
Countdown. Five more days till Christmas. Shop local. And when in doubt, Gift Certificates. Get them for just about anything. Square Plate Restaurant. Post Oak Spa. Reigning Cats & Dogs. So much to be had right here. The Thing Is Boutique. Cherokee Rose. Mason Feed Store. Market Square. And good prices too. The Shooting Star […]Read more "BIG CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM A SMALL TOWN"
All aboard! Last month before 2017. All hands on deck. Stow your carry-on under the seat. Put your dreams in the overhead bin. Hang on to your hats. Hold tight the reins. We’re off and running. December is our final stop. Destination: the New Year. And December is here. With it comes turquoise. And narcissus. […]Read more "IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR"
Tomorrow is Christmas Eve. O come all ye faithful. The next day is Christmas. Joyful and triumphant. The day after that is Boxing Day. A bank holiday for the United Kingdom. And Canada. And Australia and other former British colonies. If it falls on a Saturday, banks are closed the following Monday. But it’s also […]Read more "Feliz Navidad, Y’all"
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. All around the town. Lights and decorations adorn the Courthouse and square. Get all your gifts right here. From north to south. And east to west. Mason Re-Sale Barn. Mason Thrift Store. Cherokee Rose Antiques & Books. Schooley’s Saddlery. Beaty’s Embroidery & Signs. Mason Monograms. Country Collectibles. […]Read more "FA LA LA LA LA…"