I wanted to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and to share a few Christmas scenes from my house, taken today.
It's been an interesting year, hasn't it? A lot of good things happened! After all, the world's still around, in spite of the silly predictions. And as this Christmas draws near, it's time to celebrate the good and the wonderful in our lives with those we love. From Ligia and I to you, a very … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
These are photos taken on an evening walk in DC, during Christmas time, back in 2006. They should bring back memories for some of you, and if they don't, they'll give you a good idea of what to expect if you visit our nation's capital in December.
Merry Christmas! We're spending a quiet Christmas day at home, relaxing with old movies and old cartoons... Here's a quiet little video of our grey kitten, Tira. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hG3oXm0jsYI We adopted her along with her brother, Bubu. Tira's a lovely cat. She loves being around us. Wherever we go or sit in the house, we have … Continue reading Meet Tira
This the 22nd episode of Ligia's Kitchen, and let me just say this first: yum! 🙂 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sk-nIf07gBY This Christmas, make super-tasty raw chocolate brownies with juicy, honey-dipped orange peels, glazed with thick, creamy chocolate syrup! It's a decadent holiday dessert that's perfect for Christmas or New Year's! The video is exactly 3 minutes long because … Continue reading Ligia’s Kitchen: Glazed Chocolate Orange Brownies
In Eastern Europe, where I am right now, it's already evening (7:10 pm as I write this). Back in the US, it's barely noon, and people are still getting ready for Christmas Eve. In other parts of the world, families have already gone to sleep, and the children can't wait to get their presents in … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
This is a video montage of our 2007 Christmas tree and ornaments. It sat in my "to-do" queue for over three years... but it's finally edited! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o3-8PY6ysX8 The quality of my filming back then wasn't quite up to snuff, but I tried to sweeten things up in editing -- let me know how it came … Continue reading The Christmas tree and ornaments
Ligia and I wish all of you a Wonderful and Merry Christmas! Should you happen to celebrate something else, then Happy Holidays to you and yours! These are photos I've taken in the province of Transilvania, during the past several days, after a beautiful early winter snowfall blanketed most of Romania. If you'd like to … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Yesterday, the Seventh-day Adventist Church of Medias gave a charity Christmas concert at Sala Traube. The entry was free, but a call for donations was made halfway through the concert. All proceeds went to U.A.M.S. (Unitatea de Asistenta Medico-Sociala), a charitable institution run by City Hall, which provides medical and living assistance to the poor … Continue reading Charity Christmas concert at Sala Traube, Medias
There was a nice little Christmas program at our church this past Saturday, December 19, 2009, and you can watch a video of the three groups which sang in it below. My wife planned the program, in-between planning her own art show, directing our church's choir, and taking part in two separate choirs that each … Continue reading Christmas program at church