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presidents day in COS

The third Monday in February is Presidents’ Day, a federal holiday which means for most people another three-day weekend and the closing of schools, banks, credit unions, libraries etc. And although this day originated in the 1880s as a day to commemorate the birthdays of both President Washington and President Lincoln is has evolved into… Read more »

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It was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us! And so, as Tiny Tim observed, God Bless Us, Every One! Charles Dickens Christmas Day, the day we commemorate  the birth of Jesus Christ,… Read more »

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 I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. Charles Dickens. Did you know that the first commercial Christmas card was commissioned in 1843? The card designed by John Calcott Horsley for Henry Cole and pictured here depicts family and friends enjoying a holiday drink together, a festive toast… Read more »

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Autumn Harvest

“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn.” John Muir Once the kids go back to school and… Read more »