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I Enjoy the Tradition of the Christmas Tree

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    Christmas Tree

    As a Christian i grow up full of stories about CHRISTMAS and all the jolly things that goes with it,i use to attend massess early in the morning in our local church and prepare christmas tree freshly cut from the forest or sometimes from lagoon where you can find beautiful trees...
    tawam tawam 36-40, M Nov 22, 2011

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    Glow Of Tree Lights

    I love doing the tree up with different ornaments... some I have made or my niece and nephew make... or different colors I love to have a angel on top ... and nice lights and what I love most of all to do is turn off all the lights around the house and just have the glow of the...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 30, 2011

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    Oh Christmas Tree .....

    " Get the biggest aluminum tree you can find , Charlie Brown, maybe painted pink." Lucy I have memories of my very favorite Christmas tree, the one that came out every year of my youth. It was stored in the fruit cellar on a shelf .... Next to the canned peaches, pickled beets...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 3 Responses Dec 4, 2012

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    Being A Student

        I was fortunate that my guardians give me enough education i can get and send me to college with out any trouble untill such time i did something that makes them angry and told me to experience the things other students feel which i never realize till the time i know how...
    tawam tawam 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 22, 2011

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    MAY NOT BE the best christmas i have got,

    but was happy enough to see this not so huge lovely christmas tree!  
    iamnotshy iamnotshy 22-25 Dec 28, 2013

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    One That I Will Never Change

    Every year, the first weekend in December we visit our local Christmas tree farm. We dress warm and traipse through the snowy fields in search of the perfect tree. With a small bow saw in hand we walk for what seems a very long time until we all agree on that one tree that will...
    emptyheart emptyheart 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2008

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    Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree....

    I also like the tradition of a Christmas tree. I love decorating the tree each year because of the memories it shares. I place ornament which each has a special meaning. I have those the children made as they grew up, the ones my mother bought me each year as I was growing up...
    loyll loyll 51-55, F Dec 14, 2008

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    Christmas In The Eyes Of A Less Fortunate Child.....

                               I had this experience a few years ago.............it's been my dream since....as a child with simple life ,Christmas was not so special but a happy one...............there's that feeling of being excited and happy when the beer month...
    malunggay malunggay 36-40, F Nov 3, 2013

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    We bought a tree at the weekend

    for what is going to be our first Christmas together at home. My parents are visiting from the UK, and my sister will be here on Christmas Day, so this is going to be quite a special occasion and we want everything looking nice. It is not a very tall tree, but it is nice and...
    bethturner bethturner 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 9, 2013

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    Listening to my christmas playlist called per Christmas title. 304 songs. Will post 25 at a time He Comes Every Christmas - Murray Gold Holiday Flight - Boston Pops Orchestra...
    BigRalphie74 BigRalphie74 36-40, M 10 Responses Oct 4

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    Ready to decorate for Christmas already, ready to do everything that has to do with Christmas, I'm already listening to Christmas music even as I'm typing this, I can't wait...
    Fred363 Fred363 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Okay...beat this...I was in a Lowes store on October 17 2014 and they already had Christmas trees and decorations featured.
    Older1962 Older1962 51-55, M 2 days ago

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    Even though it's way to early from now, I just feel its natural presence. I am actually listening to an old Christmas songs of 'The Jackson 5'. Their jingles really suit and sooth...
    JANZEL JANZEL 16-17, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I don't know about these days it has been different each year because of different circumstances. Anyhow, when i was younger mom would have finger foods like sandwiches sausage...
    BigRalphie74 BigRalphie74 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 11

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    ~Its a sad story but I don't enjoy Christmas like I use to. As a child, my grandfather was always in the christmas spirit, present wise. He gave out the best things and just being...
    Starliteyes24 Starliteyes24 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 26

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    I am still pretty new at it, but I've grown things in the past, and I was pretty proficient at it. I mostly have experience growing pot - but it's like many other plants. I...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 12

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    Christmas in Downtown L.A. Is beautiful and mysterious. The streets are dark, with lights like ice on trees. A mix of the ancient and new. The feelings of uncertainty and danger...
    Gr8nsaw8S Gr8nsaw8S 22-25, M Oct 6

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    Tradition makes my sisters and I dress as elves ... a pretty dress would be much better.
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 9

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    Enough with some of these traditions! Start thinking for yourselves, tradition isn't perfect! It was invented by man, and man is far from perfect. Look at the world now, I don't...
    marilynnrox marilynnrox 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 1

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    I mostly love baking when it means that the resulting product will put a smile on somebody's face. I'm not particularly adept at it, but when Birthdays and Christmas comes around I...
    sheepBiter sheepBiter 22-25, F Oct 9

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    O Holy Night is my favourite carol ....And I love this version by the lovelyCharlotte Church and the awesomePlacido Domingo - ENJOYThanks for listening - Love ANGEL XOXHappy...
    ANGELLITA ANGELLITA 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    CHRISTMAS - Universal time of celebrationHappiness is in the air - because GOD has sent aRedeemer - His Son Jesus Christ - amen. TheIncarnation signifies that Jesus Christ - TheSon...
    ANGELLITA ANGELLITA 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    Ages without being in one and enjoying it but my memories are vivid.It connects you to mother earth and time seems to stop.I am a tree hug lover lol
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F Oct 4

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    We have a lovely flowering cherry tree in our front garden. Every Spring it produces beautiful pale pink blossom and then gorgeous deep purple leaves. It is just outside my son's...
    00flyaway 00flyaway 41-45, F 3 Responses Sep 26

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    i just adore trees...be it any tree...i find them very beautiful...but my favorite are huge old trees with roots like Banyan tree...whenever i see one, i dont miss to touch it..n...
    aarts aarts 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    Human sacrifice was a popular tradition in many cultures. I think we can all be glad that isn't happening anymore. Some traditions are just senseless, like the one mentioned above...
    kalila37 kalila37 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    THE LAW OF LOVE The first stage of love: Attraction The Law of Attraction states, “To be attractive, you have to be authentic.” What makes a person attractive? The wisdom...
    solzco1 solzco1 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    For one thing, I'm not Christian and even if I was Christmas was placed on an old pagan holiday by the Roman Empire when they formed the Roman Catholic church in order to make the...
    Cetacean Cetacean 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 29

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    Like, beyond all reason. I love EVERYTHING, the lights and traffic and wrapping paper and gift shopping and ESPECIALLY Christmas carols, and Christmas Mass and secret santa and...
    Adonaia Adonaia 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 30

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    Rankin and Bass by far the best children christmas shows. Although Disney's House Of Mouse Snowed In and Once Upon A Christmas really good and don't forget all of Jim Hensons...
    BigRalphie74 BigRalphie74 36-40, M Oct 11

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    I NEVER ask for anything for Christmas. If I get asked what I want I say these 10 things: 1.For all our troops to be home for Christmas 2. For cancer to be cured 3. For everyone to...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm always looking forward to Christmas, even when it's just 1 day after Christmas. And I love Christmas songs <3
    gomega98 gomega98 16-17, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Back At School and Loving IT!!! I am 40 years old and every morning I wake up get my house going and get myself out the door. I have classes to attend too. I get my children off...
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    I used to love Christmas. I used to get so excited about decorating & wrapping presents. Now I wish there was no such thing. I wish we could just celebrate New Years Day and...
    SirenaVonLee SirenaVonLee 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    Always in the mood to watch christmas variety shows. Bing Crosby always had a great show each year but as a kid I remember the Osmond Family shows. John Denver did a great one...
    BigRalphie74 BigRalphie74 36-40, M Oct 10

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    I never understood why Christmas carols are only sung at Christmas . In the Mid Bleak Winter Frosty Winds Did Blow , could be sung at Harvest . We would then remember those whose...
    Drwho1963 Drwho1963 51-55, M a week ago

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    A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love. Saint Basil
    squizz5 squizz5 41-45, M 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm excited for it already! I started some shopping already. :) and we Are hosting Christmas this year at our new house! I'm just not excited for Christmas music. It's the worst...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    So much. And Thanksgiving. And pretty much any national holiday that forces me to socialize. I dread the presents as I do not reciprocate. I hate that. I look like a douche. I...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    "Always dear to me was this solitary hill and this hedge, which, from so many parts of the far horizon, the sight excludes. But sitting and gazing endless spaces beyond it, and...
    actuelly actuelly 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Once I had this friend of mine who was a year younger than me. Her name was Ella and she LOVED wedges. This was back when I was about 14 so she was 13. One day she came around to...
    WedgieMeCX WedgieMeCX 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 21

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    Christmas vacation has always been my favorite!
    Deansgirl6270 Deansgirl6270 51-55, F 2 Responses Sep 22

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    Don't get me wrong I love Christmas! But I miss the old days I use to watch Xmas victorious and watch the wonderful nickelodeon Xmas comersals. And I very minty Chistmas. Good old...
    Forders2 Forders2 18-21, F Sep 26

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    Last christmas all I got was a book and a pair of headphones. No one cares anymore
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 27

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    It's nice to get the family together and have a nice meal,but at the same time it's kind of stupid that it takes a "special occasion" for us to just go out for a meal.Plus,not...
    KurMujun KurMujun 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 27

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    The past three christmas I gave gotten a secret Santa. I am 40 years and all my life never knew there is someone out there who thinks that I am much loved. I feel so honored...
    BigRalphie74 BigRalphie74 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 5

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    It's Dec the 24th ... Christmas Eve .. Busy wrapping ... I like jingle bells .. The snow man is in the telly I love Raymond Briggs .. I yes this one is detachable so I can gift...
    Drwho1963 Drwho1963 51-55, M Oct 7

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    why do people say Christmas eve is Jesus birthday like where in the bible does it say it , in which movie does it say it ???
    SexyNightmare SexyNightmare 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 8