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Family Traditions: Easter Peeps Cookies

Family Traditions: Easter Peeps Cookies

Family traditions are very important to me, and it’s always cool to learn the history behind certain things my family does every year. Over the weekend, my mom visited me with the plan of eating dinner together and then spending quality time baking and decorating Easter cookies.  For some families, decorated sugar cookies might be […]


Lucky Number 13

Lucky Number 13

Sorry it’s been a few days since my last post, but a slow internet connection at my parents’ house combined with all of the holiday celebrations made it a little difficult to find time or energy to write. This year at our annual Christmas Eve celebration at my Grandma Rose’s house, the newest bowling ball […]


The Bowling Ball

Year One: Mom receives bowling ball 2.0, along with a note that instructs her to restart our tradition.

Over the summer I wrote an entry about one of my family’s strange traditions: the giving of the bowling ball at Christmas. Wanting to document the history of the ball (and any other strange traditions unique to my family), I declared on Christmas Eve 2011 that I was going to start a blog and feature […]


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