Weekend links

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“Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we’re here for something else besides ourselves.” -Eric Sevareid

Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. I read the Texas Twang article, too. I’m from a small town near the Red River, and I know people who still say “CEE-ment” and “UM-brella.” And GWB isn’t the only one who says “nucular” (It’s a Texas thing.) Still, a fascinating study about the Texas language.

  2. Here is a link you might enjoy too! Our Church just put out a Christmas Album that you can download for free!
    Go Here–>http://veritaschristmas.com/
    If you are in Columbus, Ohio join us for our Eve of the Eve Service (all details in above link).

  3. I was never big into pushing the Santa thing, either, but we would casually/winky-winky mention Santa around my firstborn. When she was two years old, she looked at me hard and said, “But it’s ACTUALLY you and Daddy giving me the presents, right? I mean, because Santa isn’t REAL.”

    Age two.

    She just did the same thing with the Tooth Fairy last week. Absolutely refused to “play the game.”

    It’s hilarious to me, because this child *lives* in an entirely different reality than the rest of us at any given moment. The most creative and imaginative brain I’ve ever met. But she won’t go in for other people’s fantasies. lol. I love her!

  4. You TOTALLY made my day with the Ben Aaron video link!

  5. Investigate out my Farmville Guidebook in the event you get a moment.

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