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Discarding the Christmas Tree

I gave away my Christmas tree and don’t plan on replacing it. It started before Christmas when I decided to reduce the Christmas¬† collection, more about that in another post.¬† The story of my Christmas tree is really more of … Continue reading

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Black-Eye Peas; A New Year’s Day Tradition Revived

Did you have Black-eye Peas yesterday? Did you have cornbread, greens, and/or rice with your peas? Eating the peas on January 1, is a tradition that dates back to the Civil War. There wasn’t a clear explanation, or any explanation … Continue reading

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