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Festive Bonbon

Friend and fellow blogger, Jo Tracey, went walking early one morning (as she does). Her mind began to fill with all things Christmas (as it does). She began to wonder what others (that would be you) thought about this time of year. She shoulder-tapped Sue, Debbie and me to cohost and the following one-off linkup was born. Below are Jo’s original questions. You can answer one, a few, or all ten.

  1. Christmas Tree – Do you have one? If so, when does it go up? Is there a theme, or is it mismatched?
  2. Christmas Carols – Yes or no? Faves? Traditional or modern?
  3. Christmas Books – Your faves?
  4. Christmas Movies – Again, your faves?
  5. Christmas Cake – Yes or no? (Seriously, is there any choice here?)
  6. Chocolate Nuts or Fruit?
  7. Christmas Traditions?
  8. What’s on your Table?
  9. Christmas Memories?
  10. All I want for Christmas Is?

    If you celebrate a different holiday during this time of year (Hanukkah, Ramadan, Kwanzaa, Omisoka, St. Lucia Day, Winter Soltice…), we would love to hear about your traditions/celebrations/memories.

    However you spend this season, please share. You can link up through your own post using the convenient InLinkz on the bottom of this page. You can also share on Instagram, other social media or via the comments below. Please use #festive_bonbon so that we can find you.

    Striving to use as few words as possible, my answers to Jo’s questions are as follows. You could make your answers as wordy or as succinct as you like. You could even write a novella. Dickens wrote A Christmas Carol in just six weeks (more on that in the next What’s On Your Bookshelf?).

I would love to hear yours.

Speaking of holiday bonbons, this is definitely worth a listen:

Bowie and Bing…Magic!

And this is definitely worth the watch.

I love, love, love this Christmas movie. It’s fun and festive with a fabulous cast. When you’re done watching this, why not head over to view The Man Who Invented Christmas? As tempting as it sometimes is, one cannot live on The Holiday alone.


Oh, and we created another participants’ badge just for this linkup. (Of course we did.) Who doesn’t love badges?! Feel free to copy and share.

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While you’re here in the holiday spirit, why not drop over to Friday Friendly Challenge to share some festive treats and traditions. ‘Tis the season!

Thank you to all Festive Bonbon contributors:
Women Living Well After 50 (Cohost)
And Anyways (Cohost)
Deb’s World (Cohost)
Denyse Whelan Blogs to Connect
An Embarassment of Riches
Thistles and Kiwis
Priorhouse Blog
Janet Mary Cobb
Equipoise Life
Next Phase in Fitness & Life
Something to Ponder About
Slices of Life
Natalie the Explorer
Picture Retirement
Live Light
Life as a Swede in West Cork
Living Between Two Realms
Where the Wild Things Are
The Sandy Chronicles
The Sandy Chronicles (2)
Retirement Transition
Second Wind Leisure Perspectives
Wandering Dawgs
RetirementallyChallenged
Retired Introvert
So What, Now What

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111 thoughts on “Festive Bonbon”

  1. I still shed a tear at the end of It’s a Wonderful Life … Love a good Fruitcake …. Manheim Steamroller’s version of Silent Night is awesome …. I love driving around on Christmas Eve listening to Christmas music – the roads are quiet – closed stores with empty parking lots … a wonderful night indeed.

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    1. Hi, Frank – When I was a child, my family used to drive around on Christmas Eve, looking at the light displays and lisening to Christmas music. Wonderful memories. I just had a listen to Manheim Steamroller’s Silent Night — beautiful!
      I made your Battle Cranberry Sausage Spaghetti last night. It will be the subject of my January 5 What’s on Your Plate post. Thank you for the recipe. I never would have tried it without encouragement! 😀

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  2. Hi Donna, Festive Bon Bons has been a great idea, hasn’t it? I’m loving reading all of the answers from everyone. Bing Crosby always brings back memories of my Mum and Dad. Like Jo, thanks for the tip on The Man who Invented Christmas. I’ve shared your post in my FB community. Bring on the Festivities xx

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    1. HI, Sue – I’m also grateful for this brilliant idea of Jo’s (and how easily her friends are to agree to new challenges). 🙂 For the past hour, I have been sitting by the fire with tea, Christmas cookies and reading posts about people’s holiday faves. It’s been very inspirational and uplifting — although I do now need to seriously lay off of the Christmas cookies. 😀

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  3. That movie looks cute. And strangely enough not one I’ve seen adds for. Will try to find it but not very techie as you know and we only have cable and not things like Netflix and Prime! Thanks for the encouragement to link up. Off to do that as soon as I finish up my post.

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    1. Hi, Bernie – I’m delighted that you will be joining us for this linkup. I can’t wait to read what you have written. The Holiday was filmed in 2006 but to me it is quite timeless. It is usually played frequently this year by many different networks so hopefully you will be able to find it.
      See you soon at your site!

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  4. Hi – I think the Bowie and Crosby video was fun – and then I realized how extra special it was to have those two artists preserved in a video like that – whoever thought of getting those two together gets a gold star.

    now I am going to check out the man who invested Christmas

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    1. Hi, Yvette – I agree that that Bowie/Crosby video was an inspired idea. I also agree that it was extra special as Bing Crosby died just five weeks after the filming, and the world later lost David as well.
      When I read your post yesterday, I wondered if you had seen The Man Who Invented Christmas. I think that you will find it worth watching.

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      1. hahah – I just wrote you about the “man who invented Christmas”
        and I did not realize Crosby died five weeks after it – spooky cool that they made that filming happen
        (also, I find the title for my post and added in the festive Bonbon – I think I was a little early in getting my posts up but now I get it – hahah

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  5. me again, after clicking the link to the “man who invested Christmas” I realized I have seen that a few times.
    I actually was disappointed with a few parts of the movie – even though the high. tech cameras, excellent costumes, and acting were superb – and so was the characterization
    However,
    even though I never met Charles Dickens, I did not like the way they depicted him in that movie. I think they made him too eccentric and even high neurotic – also – he was a man of faith and even though we have to be politically correct – you cannot erase that away from an author’s decision just because it is not popular right now.
    I also have a different impression of Dickens’ wife 9from my reading and various bios I read) and so the way the writers depicted Charles and his wife was not accurate – in my very humble opinion
    I did like how he had the characters haunt him and the story was clever – but to connect to A Christmas Carol and leave out the nephew is a huge mistake.
    The nephew is a very special character as he offers up unconditional love and persistence – perhaps an analogy to God’s pursuit – or just an example of how we should love and not give up on those wh seem so hard (or those who are extra tough)
    also, the nephew as a character models so much more of the reader and it is quite sophomoric to leave him out.
    For example, in the book the nephew has such a big laugh it takes up the entire page – this man was a man of JOY! The nephew married for love, was kind to people and had ups and owns with money and all that – but I believe Dickens carefully crafted all details about this man who also serves as a kinsman redeemer.

    so I enjoyed the well produced “man who invested Christmas” but thought the writer(s) missed out on a few key details and also added a heaviness to Dickens the author and depicted him as always bantering with his spouse and a little too neurotic –

    just wanted to share that
    🙂

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    1. Hi, Yvette – Thank you for sharing this. I am a huge fan of Dicken’s A Christmas Carol and I love learning more about it. I agree with you regarding the nephew (and his wonderful laugh). I actually wrote about The Christmas Carol in my upcoming WOYBS post (coming out next week). What I loved most about the movie was how it brilliantly showed the haunting writing process. I have a good friend who is a writer and she talks of her characters doing their own thing, making their own decisions and, sometimes, refusing to play ball. That’s so interesting to me. I also loved Christopher Plummer as Scrouge. What that man could convey with just one glance was absolutely amazing!

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      1. Hi – when you say you wrote “about The Christmas Carol in my upcoming WOYBS post ” – do you mean The man who invented Christmas movie” or an actual movie depicting A Christmas Carol. Just curious – and I will be sure to check out the post – looking forward to it. –
        and just while we are on the topic – I cannot remember which version of the movie it is – but there is one movie of A Christmas Carol that added way too much to Scrooge’s transformation – but it is so fun to see different versions of this classic –
        and also good to have some Dickens approved drawings for modern day folks to get more of a feel for what Dickens was portraying –

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      2. Hi, Yvette – My apologies, I should have been clearer. Too many Christmas cookies for me! 😀 My next WOYBS post is entitled ‘Top Ten Reasons to Read and Love a Christmas Carol…Plus Other Great Books.’ That post will go live on December 16. I agree that it is fun (and super interesting) to see different adaptions of the same work.

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    1. Hi, Kate – I’m always a bit jealous when someone mentions ‘Love Actually’….which is a favourite of so many. I sadly didn’t really get the film. I know, I know. How could someone not get it? I was distracted and doing other stuff when I first watched it. Subsequent watches led me back to my original distraction. Hopeless, I know!

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  6. I think my favourite Christmas movie will always be Love Actually – such a fun movie to watch – a little bit silly and a little bit romantic and a little bit feel-good. What’s not to love?

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    1. Oh, oh! I should have braced myself for Love Actually comments.
      See my response to Kate above.
      I definitely need to watch it again and put all distractions aside — and dial down my tendency to overthink.
      I’m super excited to catch up with you again soon.

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  7. Hi Donna. I haven’t seen this movie so will watch out for it. I love Bing Cosby and David Bowie together. I enjoyed reading your answers to the questions. A Christmas Carol is also my favourite.

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  8. Yay for this post Donna, the link up AND for the reminder that Bing Crosby’s voice is so much of Christmas memories for me. I loved White Christmas. Good to read what others are up to in the festive season.
    Take care and have a wonderful Christmas season!

    Denyse.

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    1. Hi, Denyse – Thank you so much for linking up with us. I wholeheartedly agree htat it has been wonderful to read the holiday traditions and memories of others. It’s been my guilty pleasure sitting by the fire, now in my PJs, carefully reading each one.

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  9. Loved reading your post Donna, you covered so much in a few words but still got the message across! Your video of Bowie and Bing was great to watch. I’m loving catching up with everyone’s responses and getting into that Christmas vibe one bonbon at a time :). Thanks for being a fabulous co-ho and yes Jo has great ideas when out walking!

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    1. Thanks, Debbie – This linkup has proven itself to be quite fun, and extremely thought-provoking. I love that each Christmas you stop and have a toast to absent friends. This is a great reminder that during the swirl of festivities and business, it is important to step away for a moment (or several moments) for reflection and gratitude.

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  10. Hi Donna, Thank you for co-hosting Festive Bonbon and adding my link to your list. I enjoyed your video of Bowie-Crosby. My answers to Festive Bonbon questions 5 to 10 are same like yours, except for food, sometimes we go with roasted chicken or other meat, and there are always desserts. Have a wonderful weekend!

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    1. Hi, Natalie – I love that our final five are the same (or very similar). I would love to take a break from our Turkey tradition but Richard will hear none of it! Our comromise? He prepares the Turkey, Potatoes and Gravy (my three least enjoyable dishes to make) while I do the rest. Oh, and we definitely have dessert too — apple pie, fresh berries and icecream!

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  11. Donna, The Holiday always gets my vote as one of the best Christmas movies EVER! Love your front porch tree idea. We could write an entire post on the merits/demerits of a Fruitcake. I just received one in the mail yesterday and it is delicious. My mother’s recipe. Who knew?

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    1. Hi, Suzanne – Thank you for linking up with us. I especialy love The Holiday because my husband and I have been a member of Homeexchange.com for years (the same exchange service that the characters used). Although our exchanges weren’t quite the same as Amanda’s, they have all been very enjoyable.
      That’s so cool that you received a fruitcake made from your mother’s recipe. That thought alone might soften my fruitcake-hardened heart. For me, I have been a long time believer in Johnny Carson’s infamous fruitcake joke. “There is only one fruitcake in the entire world, and people keep sending it to each other.” 😀 But if I was sent one prepared by my mother’s recipe, I would deeply cherish it.
      See you at your post!

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  12. I’ve always maintained that we need a celebration in the deep dark winter here in Canada and Christmas celebrations fit the bill. My apologies for the length of this reply.
    Christmas tree – definitely. I tromp through the snow to get a real tree from the bush, something about 6′ tall. There have been some fabulous tree gathering parties in the past as well as gatherings where the tree tipped over not once but twice! Nothing more peaceful than sitting in the dark with only the tree lights on.
    Carols – Oh Holy Night tops my list. Tom Jackson’s Huron Carol albums. Attending his Huron Carol concerts was a tradition prior to the pandemic. Last year, it was virtual. Other top albums – Alan Jackson’s Let It Be Christmas, Rosie O’Donnell’s 2 compilation albums, Ally McBeal’s A Very Ally Christmas.
    Christmas cake – not a big fan but will enjoy the occasional piece with a slice of cheddar cheese.
    Nuts or fruit – the holiday treat is Lindor chocolates. I have been known to keep them in the shop rather than in the house because I have difficulty quelling the temptation. The other holiday food tradition is homemade antipasto.
    Traditions – have evolved over the years. There’s a winter solstice fire; decorating sugar cookies; Boxing Day toboggan party; moonlight walks followed by hot chocolate & treats; twinkle tours,
    On the table – this varies depending upon who’s home. A staple since the granddaughters have arrived is pickle soup on the night of their arrival. My cousins & I are planning a celebratory meal of poutine (homemade fries & all the fixings)
    Memories – my SIL saying that in a small house there’s always room for one more & as long as you believe, there’s a Santa. Best memory of all – the birth of my son early on Christmas day 45 years ago.
    All I want for Christmas – peace over panic, faith over fear, wisdom over worry.
    Merry Christmas to all.

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    1. Hi, Mona – You know that I have always thought that you should write a blog (or a book or two. I love the glimpses to your life that your comments provide. Deep dark winters in Canada, tromping through the snow to get a real tree from the bush, tree gathering parties, Winter Solstice fires, traditional pickle soup….Inquiring minds long to read more!
      Peace over panic, faith over fear, wisdom over worry. What could be a more wonderful mantra?
      Thank you for sharing this all with us.

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  13. This is so fun! I love reading everyone’s posts and suggestions!

    The Holiday is definitely one of my favorite movies of the season!

    Merry Christmas and peace and joy to you and yours!

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    1. Hi, Lucia – Thank you so much for dropping by. Like you, I’ve greatly enjoyed reading the holiday memories, traditions and cultures of others. It’s been very inspiring — and have given me some great ideas to borrow.
      Wishing peace and joy to you and your family as well.

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  14. Donna,
    This post came over the wire last night, but I waited until today to respond because I wanted to read the comments of your creative readers and fellow bloggers.
    Christmas tree – Fake. Put up a real one for 47 years, but finally gave in. It comes in three pieces and goes up in minutes That’s when the Grinch left my body.
    Christmas Carols – My favorite is “Carol of the Bells”. I have a link here:
    https://www.thetabernaclechoir.org/videos/carol-of-the-bells-mormon-tabernacle-choir.html
    Christmas Books – Always loved reading “The Grinch Stole Christmas” to my boys at bedtime.
    Christmas Movies – Toss-up between “Wonderful Life” and “Christmas Vacation.”
    Christmas Cake – Yes (sort of). The only time I get Banana Blueberry Bread.
    Chocolate – There’s always time for chocolate!
    Christmas Traditions – One member of Helen’s family is assigned to make Seafood Gumbo. The tradition began years ago when Helen’s sister lived in New Orleans.
    What’s on your table? – Helen always prepares a sausage, egg, and cheese casserole for breakfast on Christmas morning.
    Christmas Memories – My grandparents lived on a small farm in rural Eastern Tennessee. Always loved gathering with my cousins to enjoy each other, then playing cowboys and Indians in the woods and pasture.
    Christmas Wish – Another year of traveling safely on the open road.
    Thanks, Donna, this was a fabulous start to the holiday season. I hope you and Richard have a blessed Christmas filled with great joy. Joe

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    1. Hi, Joe and Helen – Carol of the Bells is so beautiful. The link that you shared is incredibly stirring. This year, we finally caved and purchased an artificial Christmas tree as well (prelit no less). In our defense, there is currently a shortage of Christmas trees on the island and we felt we should save those for others.
      Thank you for sharing some of your Christmas traditions and memories with us. That Seafood Gumbo sounds amazing and would be welcome on my table anytime.
      Wishing you both a very happy holiday and a wonderful year ahead!

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  15. Nice post, Donna! I’ve been tempted to join in the Festive BonBon linkup but I fear my post would actually turn into one of my (annual?) anti-Christmas rants so I’ll just browse all you lovely participants’ posts instead. I did watch The Man Who Invented Christmas per your recommendation and enjoyed it. Love Dickens and A Christmas Carol and my favourite movie adaptation is still (and forever) Alastair Sims as Scrooge in the 1951 B&W version. I’ve been developing more and more traditions surrounding the Winter Solstice/Yule rather than Christmas, and this has a deeper meaning for me now (said as a former Christmas-aholic!). Thanks!

    Deb

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    1. Hi, Deb – Thank you for joining us in the comments. You should write about the Winter Solstice. I would love to learn more on this ttopic. And if you don’t feel like writing, I’ll simply pester you abouot it when I see you next!
      Thank you for the recommendation on the Alastair Sims version of A Christmas Carol. I love the book so much that I usually stay away from film adaptions. But I did make an exception for The Man Who Invented Christmas. I could make an exception ffor Allistar too.
      See you soon!

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  16. I love your comment on the table. Hopefully made by Richard. Ha!! I remember the Bowie and Bing. I love the ‘Right or wrong, I sing either way’. That’s the attitude – and mine with dancing. #FestiveBonbons

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    1. Thanks, Lydia – Your message reminded me to actually let Richard know that he was cooking Christmas dinner this year. He said he had a sneaking suspicion! 😀

      I also like the “right or wrong” attitude. Very liberating!

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  17. I love that you are a Bing fan as well but I haven’t heard/seen the Bowie duet. Bing’s voice even when spoken is mesmerizing and so pitch perfect! This was real treat! Thanks!
    I love that you make new traditions each year. That keeps Christmas fresh and interesting. And you don’t have to cook the turkey meal! That’s a good tradition. Richard needs to give my M.o.t.h. some lessons! Thanks for the ping too! Merry Christmas Donna!

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    1. Merry Christmas, Amanda.
      Ironically, Richard really isn’t a cook. But he LOVES traditional turkey dinner and feels that it is something that he can handle making. I loathe cooking this meal (especially the turkey and gravy part) so it’s a win-win!
      I love our double holiday linkup. It’s been fun reading all of the responses.

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      1. It has been a lot of fun reading the various posts this morning. I am totally with you on the turkey and gravy. I do not like it. I make the M.o.t.h. make the gravy at least. Of course, he resorts to using a packet variety! But as I am having cranberry sauce/jam it worries me not!

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  18. I love all your answers to the questions, Donna. And thanks for posting those videos! I usually never play these kinds of things, since I’m never alone in a room (we don’t have rooms), but these days, I have plenty of me-time at night, hence I watched both clips. And, I already had “The Holiday” on my watch list, based on somebody else’s recommendation. Maybe I’ll watch it on Christmas Eve, possibly by myself depending on Mark’s work schedule. No celebrating for us this year, but that’s just fine. 🙂 Happy holidays!

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    1. HI, Liesbet – I’m glad that you enjoyed the links. There are certain posts (like Kate’s) that I have learned not to read when someoneone else is in the room with me. Too much of a risk of me snorting out loud…which is never pretty!
      Wishing you, Mark and Maya a wonderful end to 2021 and a fantastic year ahead!

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  19. Thanks for doing this, Donna, it was so lovely to write my post and think about all things Christmas! And I haven’t seen The Holiday and didn’t even know it’s a Christmas movie, I’ll go and look for it now. Have a wonderful festive season!

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  20. Hi Donna – I do love a traditional Christmas … and oh I miss a real Christmas cake – but times move on … I’m happy to be around and share a family Christmas. I miss the times my Ma and I shared cooking for her care home residents (35+) – we just enjoyed slobbing out in the evening with smoked salmon and champagne – my mother definitely needed it – I’d just done the cooking. Have a wonderful time – especially if Richard is doing the turkey and gravy … I have to say I can’t beat an Aga turkey … I wish for an Aga!!! Cheers and enjoy yourselves – Hilary

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    1. Hi, Hilary – I never fail to learn new things from you. Today it was AGA turkery (and AGA oven).
      Thank you for keeping me on my toes.
      And fingers crossed that Richard really does cook our Christmas turkey and gravy!
      Wishing you a very happy and peaceful holiday ahead!

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  21. Yay, I made it to the party with my festive bon-bons, Donna. I enjoyed reading yours and had to chuckle at your Christmas tree –artificial–on the porch–no muss no fuss, LOL! Here is my link and I’m heading to the link-up as well! A fun link-up and it worked well and provided some thoughtful inspiration to add to Sunday Stills.https://secondwindleisure.com/2021/12/12/sunday-stills-monthly-color-challenge-metallic-taste/

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    1. Hi, Terri – Thank you so much for joining us. I just stopped by and visited you at #SundayStills and added my contribution. I loved the Metallic Colour Challenge. It made me think!
      Happy 1 year anniversary in your new home. I seriously cannot beleive that it’s been that long. Incredible!
      Wishing you, Hans & Family a very happy holiday and a wonderful year ahead!

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      1. I really enjoyed your bon-bon challenge, Donna! We moved into the new home at the end of March but moved to Spokane a year ago. It was this Sunday last year that we landed in Portland overnight after a long day of each driving our own vehicles in the pouring rain. At least it wasn’t snowing! Time sure flies! Happy holidays to you and all your loved ones!

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  22. Hi Donna,
    Haven’t communicated with my blogging friends for a while..hope this finds you well and happy.
    We are back in Florida for the season, but hope to get back on the road in the spring with our new-to-us motorhome, COVID-willing!
    With Dan’s health and other issues my blog is suffering, but I am keeping the site active with the hope I can post now and again.
    Warmest wishes for the season and a Merry Christmas!
    Nancy Dobbins

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    1. Hi, Nancy – It is wonderful to hear from you. I’ve missed you.
      I am sending warm thoughts and prayers for Dan’s health.
      When you are ready to blog again, I will be there for a big catchup.
      Wishing you a peaceful holiday and a happy and healthy year ahead.

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  23. Bon bons. Chapmans peppermint flake ice cream bars. Turtles. I gave my Dad a box every Christmas. They mysteriously disappeared quickly. What about Christmas plum pudding?east coast tradition.

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  24. This has been a fun linkup read. I am sorry I missed contributing, since I fell so behind in my reading. Thanks for the treats.

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    1. Hi, Antoinette – Thanks so much for dropping by. I agree that the linkups were a very fun read.
      This Thursday is What’s On Your Booikshelf. I have included Heart of Bakers and Artists and Dreams of Singers and Sluggers. See you there!

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  25. I saw The Holiday for the first time this year. It was a delight, better than I thought it’d be. Nothing at all like the Hallmark Christmas movies that make me grind my teeth! High praise, huh? 😊

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    1. Hi, Ally – I consider that high praise for a Christmas movie. It’s how I feel about Love Actually (shhhh, don’t tell the fans). I find LA so disjointed that I always feel like I’m missing something. Perhaps its time for a rewatch with a clear mind.
      Wishing you and ZD a warm, happy and healthy Christmas!

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  26. This is such a fun festive challenge, and festive bon bon is a great title for it, Donna. I like how you like your Christmas tree with no fuss, no muss and you know you want an artificial one. Saves you time driving around each year finding a perfect real one (though many of them are beautiful). Also love oyu have mashed potatoes and gravy and bread on the Christmas table. Comfort savoury food is amazing.

    In my family we don’t do Christmas big and loud, and more so a simple affair. We’ll have a lunch or dinner with ham, chicken and some chocolate cake. For me, I like chocolate and just chocolate by itself. Don’t need fruit or nut with my chocolate. Just chocolate for me, thank you 😀 Wishing you a wonderful holiday season 😊❤

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    1. Thank you so much for joining us. I included a pingback to your answers in the main body of this post. I greatly enjoyed your answers and found that many of them were similar to my own. But FIVE Christmas Trees (and one with smores decorations no less)?! I am incredibly impressed! Now that’s true Christmas Spirit.

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  27. I love your short and sweet answers, Donna. I hope you get your Christmas wish! I confess I have never seen The Holiday, but I might have to try it this year. Happy holidays and merry Christmas!

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  28. Hi, Christie – Thank you for joining us at Festive Bonbon. I loved your answers.
    Definitely watch The Holiday. It’s fun, uplifting and great escapism!
    Wishing you and your family a wonderful Christmas and a happy & healthy year ahead!

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