HAPPY HOLIDAYS

’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? […]

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MERRY CHRISTMAS

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 […]

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THINK GLOBAL, SHOP LOCAL

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 […]

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Feliz Navidad, Y’all

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 […]

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FA LA LA LA LA…

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. […]

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