Posts tagged "Christmas"

Christmas and such

In case you missed it, check out my holiday wish list on The Circular Home here! And, from one born and bred Italian American household, wishing a Merry Provolone and Happy Prosciutto to all! But, most of all, here’s to a healthy 2014! ~~~ Thank you for reading Stop and Blog the Roses.  Follow me on TWITTER... Read more »

8 Holiday Disaster Stories: Your holidays will never be this bad ... or this ridiculous

There should be a writer in every family because every family is chock full of material.  (Check out a Thanksgiving screenplay by Fern Ronay) Though, no matter how funny/crazy/dysfunctional your family is, I beg of you … put down the Christmas tree. From the archives ~~~ 8 holiday disaster stories ripped from the headlines ~~~... Read more »

7 Reasons Not to Drink and Drive (as if you need more than one)

‘Tis the season for giving and receiving and, my favorite part, overeating and imbibing … which reminds me of this entry from the Archives ~ always worth a repub ~ Happy New Year! ~~~~~~~ 1. You like your face.  I actually overheard someone once say “I don’t drink and drive because I like my face.”  I... Read more »

Holiday Gifts: A Tradition to Nix?

I say yes. What I mean is just Say NO to Holiday Gifts And just say YES to only buying for the kiddies. Let me explain. Several years ago, and for several years in a row, I exchanged gifts with my mother, my father, my brother, my sister in law, my sister in law’s sister,... Read more »