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The Anti-Hallmark Christmas

The Anti-Hallmark Christmas

Why bother chasing some picture-perfect rendition of the holidays that’s just never going to happen? By Karen B. Cairone Baking cookies. Cuddling by a roaring fire. Stringing together uniform cranberry and popcorn strands. Huddling close, posing for the annual family portrait. Snow falling softly and without a sound. Smiling, smiling, smiling. So much cheer the […]

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It Never Gets Old

It Never Gets Old

Where the holiday spirit yells the loudest. By Courtney Greisman The cold within him froze his old features, nipped his pointed nose, made his eyes red, his thin lips blue, and he spoke out shrewdly in his grating voice … “Bucks County has some extraordinary light shows.” Charles Dickens (Except for that last sentence.) The […]

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