When did Christmas decorating become a chore?

When I was a kid as well as not too long ago I used to love decorating for Christmas. I would even go so far as to get my 32′ extension ladder out and hang lights from the eves 3 stories up!!! So when did I start hating doing this? Is it because I turned 40? Is it because I am older and have much more responsibilities? I don’t know exactly what it is but it sure does suck the love of Christmas out of me. I did get out … Read more

Another sad day…

Today is another sad day in my life. I found out that a really close friend and neighbor has passed away. Dennis was a very close friend of mine and will be remembered for many years to come. He could always light up any room with his wit and humor. He never had a bad thing to say about anyone and always liked to learn whatever he could from you. I am so sad to hear about his passing and also that it was so sudden an unexpected. Dennis may … Read more