Books, Holiday

St. Patrick’s Day Books, Songs, & Recipes — Leprechaun Free!

I’m not sure where the whole leprechauns for St. Patrick’s Day thing came from but they have NOTHING to do with him. Like elves and Christmas, leprechauns have become the generic non-religious alternative to the real reason we celebrate the holiday (holy days). That said, there is no lack of wonderful things to explore to… Read More St. Patrick’s Day Books, Songs, & Recipes — Leprechaun Free!

Art, Holiday

Keeping Christmas

This is one of my favorite Christmas writings. I read it every year as a reminder that Christmas doesn’t have to be just one day. It is “Keeping Christmas” by Henry Van Dyke, author of the hymn Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee and a minister. He also wrote a number of Christmas stories including The… Read More Keeping Christmas

Gifts Ideas, Holiday

Black Friday Deals Now on Magazine Subscriptions

Magazine subscriptions make a great gift that gives all year. Right now Amazon is offering $5-6 subscriptions (print+digital) on great magazines that would be perfect for you or a student. When you order the print version, you also get the digital version available through supported Kindle devices and Kindle reading apps for iOS and Android… Read More Black Friday Deals Now on Magazine Subscriptions