Posts Tagged ‘christmas’

Merry Christmas!

Christmas in Las Vegas, NV. This past week we spent a few days with our younger sister Lizzy and her family. Traveling from Huntington Beach to Fontana, Ca. Making our way to LAS VEGAS! 2 Adults, 2 Teens, 2 Tweens, 1 little girl made for an interesting and funny excursion. This is what we planned […] Read more…

Gingerbread Houses~ Mariazell, Austria

    Gingerbread houses originated in Germany during the 16th century. The elaborate cookie-walled houses, decorated with foil in addition to gold leaf, became associated with Christmas tradition. Their popularity rose when the Brothers Grimm wrote the story of Hansel and Gretel, in which the main characters stumble upon a house made entirely of treats […] Read more…

The Card is in the Mail

Paxton and I have been married nearly 20 years, I can’t believe it.  I remember our first Christmas in a Downtown Honolulu apartment.  He brought home a Christmas tree and an array of different ornaments.  I can’t remember if we sent out Christmas cards that year or not, but at sometime we started too.  I […] Read more…