- JUST BLOOMED TODAY
- AWKWARD VISIT WITH SANTA PHOTO OF THE DAY
- HIDEOUS CHRISTMAS SWEATER PHOTO OF THE DAY
- HOLIDAY PHOTO OF THE DAY
- TWEET TREATS
- DID YOU KNOW...?
- DOG CONFESSIONS
- BIZARRE CHRISTMAS CARDS
- LETTERS TO SANTA
- GARDEN UPDATE
- GARDEN GIGGLE
- WHAT IN THE WORLD?
the first use of "Once Upon a Time" in a story was in 1595
Tell Mrs. Claus that I'm sure her cookies are good and i would love to be a tester if she needs extras.
- Mitchell, 10, Belmont, Nova Scotia.
Even though I'm really small, I'm big on being good.
- Emily, 2, Largo, Florida.
Santa, just because you can't see something dosn't mean that it isn't real.
- Deanna, 11, Brandon, Manitoba.
I'll leave you milk and cookies this year like I always do! But you're getting kind of chubby so I'll leave small ones...
- Marisa, 7, Coon Rapids, Minnesota.
Can you please make it snow in the desert on Christmas Day. And can we get a sled to play with in the snow? I know it doesn't snow in the desert, but it sure would be fun wouldn't it.
- Frisco, 7, Laughlin, Nevada.
Make sure the reindeer don't get out of controll with the reindeer nip.
- Alex, 9, St. Catharines, Ontario.
My grandpa has been very sick, please bring him a special present..…
- Richard, 9, Willits, California.
Watch for the stars so you don't crash into them. Look for my palm christmas tree.
- Savannah, 4, Honolulu, Hawaii.
I will leave some lunch for Santa Claus, because he's starving.
- Kevin, 3, Belmond, Iowa.
I will like to have snow in my country.Our country does not have snow.It is a tropical island.
- Laura, 11, Sangre Grande, Trinidad & Tobago.
Carrots & Cookies Served Fresh Here!!
- John, 10, Duncan, British Columbia.
Spitting rain and very windy today. We took out a whole trashcan of dead leaves from the front porch yesterday and today there are more, of course. Dark clouds tell me it is much worse down the hill but here we are snuggling under blankies by a roaring fire, puppies all in dreamland while Dean Martin, Karen Carpenter and Louis Armstrong croon holiday lullabies.
HOW FAR WE HAVE COME...ACTUAL ADS FROM THE PAST
1776 Washington reaches the Delaware
1803 A Ohio College became the first co-ed college in the US
1818 Illinois becomes 21st state
1947 A Streetcar Named Desire opens on Broadway
1964 Mass sit-in with 800 students arrested at UC Berkely
1967 First human heart transplant
1979 Last AMC Pacer rolls off the assembly line
2012 A secret code letter sent by French emperor Napoleon boasting that his multinational forces would blow up Moscow's Kremlin has sold at auction Sunday for $243,500 - 10 times its estimated presale price....