The saying, where does the time go certainly applies when looking back at our travel blog. While researching topics to blog about, we might take the cue from our readers, a specific location, special events that have yet to take place or upcoming holidays. Before we know it the present and future have become the past. We try to provide our readers with timely information, … Continue reading Time for Reflection . . .
So when did the origin of the Christmas tree begin? It is said that back in the 7th Century, a Devonshire monk named St. Boniface was sent to Germany to teach the word of God. St. Boniface used the triangular shape of a Fir tree as a representation of the Holy Trinity of God, thus the Fir tree became God’s tree and eventually was hung … Continue reading Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree . . . .
What a familiar statement that is. Not to worry as there are numerous shopping opportunities; what with mega malls, discount outlet shopping centers, strip malls with large department stores and discount stores galore in most every city around. If you are like many folks and simply don’t want to fight the crowds or just get out, you can turn on the tube and seek out … Continue reading Only 15 More Shopping Days Til’ Christmas . . . .