Monthly Archives: November 2012

“EVERYONE LOVES A PARADE”…Especially at Christmas By: Bev Filer

  A LITTLE HISTORY OF PARADE FLOATS During the 14th and 15th centuries in Europe, the church mounted elaborate “passion plays” to reinforce the importance of worship by depicting theatrical scenes about the life and death of Jesus.  In order to … Continue reading

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CYBER MONDAY-NOVEMBER 26 2012….Phyllis Billingsley

CYBER MONDAY – NOVEMBER 26 2012 Do you like to shop in your PJ’s at 3:00 AM?  I do too.  This year Cyber Monday truly started on November 20 for many stores, with large discounts for pre-Black Friday Online Shopping.  … Continue reading

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CHARITY IS LOVE AND LOVE IS CHARITY By Bev Filer

  MEMORY CIRCLE “FAITH, HOPE AND CHARITY … AND THE GREATEST OF THESE IS CHARITY” “FAITH, HOPE AND LOVE… AND THE GREATEST OF THESE IS LOVE” I found in preparing my Blog about Charity that “Charity” and “Love” are interchangeable… … Continue reading

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LET’S SHOP THE GRAND STRAND OF THE CAROLINAS

LET’S SHOP THE GRAND STRAND Phyllis Billingsley The GRAND STRAND is the large stretch of beaches here on the East Coast stretching from the Brunswick Isles of North Carolina (NEAR BRUNSWICK PLANTATION) to Georgetown SC. It is 60 miles along … Continue reading

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THANKSGIVING…..Thanks for the Giving , By: Bev Filer

There is one day that is ours. “Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American “:O. Henry   Our Thanksgiving celebration dates back to 1621… When the Pilgrims celebrated the first harvest in the New World! That Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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LET’S CHRISTMAS SHOP CLOSER TO HOME–BRUNSWICK PLANTATION

LET’S CHRISTMAS SHOP CLOSER TO HOME Phyllis Billingsley The HIGH shopping season is almost upon us, so I plan to give you some shopping tips in two parts:  this week, “closer to home” here in Brunswick County NC, next week, … Continue reading

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DODDS Children Honor “Heroes of the Battle” by: Bev Filer

As the holiday season approaches, I am reminded of the significance of the season. It is the season of giving and a time for reflection and appreciation of the many gifts we receive daily. Veteran’s Day and Thanksgiving are reminders … Continue reading

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BRUNSWICK PLANTATION SALUTES OUR VETERANS

BRUNSWICK PLANTATION SALUTES OUR VETERANS Phyllis Billingsley Veterans Day has been recognized in several forms since 1921, when an unknown World War I American soldier was buried in Arlington National Cemetery.  The date of November 11 was selected in recognition … Continue reading

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Halloween Brunswick Style…Dogs,Costumes,Parade,Prizes…FUN!

 By Bev Filer:  Everyone Loves a Parade! “Happiness is a Warm Puppy”:Charles Schulz “The Dog is the god of Frolic”: Henry Ward Beecher Hence, a Parade of Fun and Frolic for the “Decked Out Doggies” of Brunswick Plantation seemed like … Continue reading

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WE ARE THINKING OF YOU

To all our friends, neighbors, and associates in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic affected by Hurricane Sandy, please know our hearts, thoughts, and prayers are with you.  Many of the homeowners here at Brunswick Plantation are from those areas and, of … Continue reading

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