Mimi marshals parade while Jack meets Santa

Bruce Lions Club’s annual Christmas parade went off without a hitch this weekend. Last year’s parade was delayed twice due to bad weather, but this year’s weather was perfect– barely cool enough for a jacket.
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Charlie and Jack can challenge decorating

Christmas trees part two: dog/baby proofing. Trees are up, and I have my fingers crossed at the end of every day that they will still be up when I get home. I have done a little preventative decorating to help that process along.
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How many Christmas trees are too many?

In addition to Thanksgiving cooking, we’ll be putting up Christmas decorations at our house this week. I bought a new tree for the bedroom – a skinny “pencil” tree that I put up Sunday.
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Christmas card chaos reigns supreme again

It was deja vu all over again, with our annual Christmas card photo taking session Sunday afternoon.
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Taking in all the sights, sounds and tastes of the Sweet Potato Festival

After you do things a certain way for a number of years, it’s hard to get everything lined up for change.
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Delta trips and Halloween costume picks

For the second time in as many weeks, I have been to the Mississippi Delta. Two weeks ago it was Greenwood for the Calhoun City/Leflore County football game.
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Celebration Village signals start of our holiday season

Celia and I decided one year that if you hadn’t started your Christmas shopping by Halloween, you were already behind. Rarely do I get that early of a start, but this year I did.
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Don’t fear the dreaded colonoscopy

Last week was my birthday week, and to celebrate, I had a colonoscopy. Not my first, but I’m good for 10 years. And if it’s time for you to get one, you should and not be a baby about it.
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Skuna Art & Music Festival lots of fun in Bruce

If you missed the Skuna River Art and Music Festival on the square and at the Bruce Museum Saturday, you missed a great day.
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Methodist Women close doors; Charlie learns way around Scat Mat

Long time Bruce business– Bruce United Methodist Women’s rummage sale has closed.
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