Now my thoughts turn to Christmas. Youngest daughter, Jo, absolutely loves Christmas and she used to drive us crazy with her Christmas music beginning right after Halloween! And she would begin pestering Don and me to get the Christmas tree up the day after Thanksgiving. That never happened since we get a live tree from the farm, but she still tried.
She's now in Bulgaria with the Peace Corps and this will be her first year so far away from home for the holidays with no relatives nearby. Her best friend from high school is teaching in France and the two
Anyway, Jo has a blog on blogspot and she recently posted this: http://johannahauckbulgaria.blogspot.com/2011/11/may-spirit-of-christmas-bring-you-peace.html
A couple of years ago, my neice who is married to a bush pilot and lives in Alaska sent this YouTube for us to see. I loved it then and I loved seeing it again this morning. If anyone needs to get in the spirit of Christmas, I hope this helps.
With all the kids back in their seperate homes and Don tuned in to more football games (I have no idea how many he watched over the weekend, but I'm sure I'd have to take off my shoes and socks to count that high ;-) ), I'm going to spend the day in the sewing room and finish off the leftovers for dinner tonight.