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A belated "Merry Christmas" to all...

...pretty quiet on the old blogging front, mostly because I have been away from the computer screen and enjoying more "lifelike" aspects of family, Christmas, time off, etc. In any case, I'd like to say Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to everyone !! We had a quiet and somewhat "usual" Christmas this year; no family nearby but Santa's sleigh lightened its load at our abode so to speak.

James has a special message for those who would give underwear at this  festive time of year. Unfortunately, I had to censor it  :)
Joel is deep into PlayStation Consumption mode, and the once effective yelling of "act your age and not your shoesize" no longer works, largely because he's 13, and his shoes are size 13. (also, he's about 6' 1" so I'm too scared to yell too much, lest he swat me).

The Wifal Unit is also ready to swat me  :)
On another festive note, the Root Beer is almost gone, so a second batch is scheduled to be "put on" prior to the New Year...
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