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Sunday, December 19, 2010


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Loved this, Anna. Xoxo

Thanks, Suzi! Merry Christmas!


Simple is best. It's hard to remember that fact during this time of year...so much excess. Wonderful post. Thank you.

Merry Christmas.

Thank you for this, Anna. It made me think of some of the things that still mean so much to me after many years and how warm and cozy family and friends are this time of year. Can't wait to get "home"!

Sniff!! Beautiful, Anna. Thanks for sharing. Merry Christmas!

So true, Kelli! Excess is something I am often guilty of too, especially at this time of year. I have been better this year though. Thanks for reading and commenting.Merry Christmas!


Thanks for the comment, Heidi! Have a safe trip! Can't wait to see you!


Thanks, Nic! Have a Merry Christmas!


Beautifully written, Anna! There are many valuable and meaningful points to ponder in this blog! Very special, indeed! Thanks!

Ah yes; I remember well that blanket. And, I remember the "lean time." But you know what, we were all togehter and we loved each other, and we counted as most important the "things that are not seen." The Apostle Paul commented that, "I know how be be abased and I know how to abound." The key is that no matter in what state we found ourselves we supported and loved and shared with each other. These are the things that shall endure...and of course, yes, that darned, old worn out blanket.

What a lovely post, and I'm getting teary reading your dad's reply. Thanks so much for sharing this.

Thanks, Robin. I had great teachers (parents)!

This is lovely, Anna! A good time to point out that it isn't actually the things that matter, it's the people and the love behind the gifts that provide the things with meaning. Hope your penguin blanket lasts for many more years!

Hi I had this same exact blanket but i unfortunatly lost it:( Have you ever seen any othere stores selling this blannket?

I have a blanket it like this and I want another one to give to my daughter.

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