Monthly Archives: December 2012

A New Year’s Eve to remember…With Germans at the Berlin Wall in 1989

  As the New Year approaches, I am reminded of a memorable New Year’s Eve in 1989 when I was sharing champagne at the newly opened Berlin Wall! Germans from the East and West were hugging each other and everyone … Continue reading

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O CHRISTMAS TREE By: Bev Filer

O Christmas tree, O Christmas Tree Much pleasure do you bring me! O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree                                                                                  Much Pleasure do you bring me! I have such fond memories of gathering ‘round the tall, brilliantly decorated Christmas tree at my … Continue reading

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WISHING YOU A WONDERFUL HOLIDAY….Phyllis Billingsley

Thanks to the Brunswick Beacon and Laura Lewis for this Holiday Poem “Twas the week before Christmas, and all through Brunswick County, the people were wishing for a bounteous bounty. Not necessarily in material goods, just peace and so forth, … Continue reading

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The Clayton’s of Clayton Pond…Light Up Your Life for the Holidays By: Bev Filer

  Christmas lights all around make the spirit bright! At Brunswick Plantation we have an annual light display that brings the community together in good cheer! Christmas lights shine all around as their colorful, dazzling reflections dance to the joyous … Continue reading

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FOND CHRISTMAS MEMORIES…..Phyllis Billingsley

FOND CHRISTMAS MEMORIES On December 12 1943 The Houston Chronicle Magazine Section (Houston Texas)  featured the tons of munitions stored at San Jacinto Ordnance Depot, 15 miles outside of Houston.  It had its own docks off the Houston Ship Channel … Continue reading

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The Enchantment of “Trains for All Ages” By Bev Filer

Christmas is a time for recalling old memories and creating new ones! You may remember, as I do, the model train winding ‘round your family Christmas tree! Perhaps there was a little train village surrounding it. Model Trains are still … Continue reading

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BIRDS OF A FEATHER….by Phyllis Billingsley

BIRDS OF A FEATHER www.ncaudubon.org   www.ncaudubonblog.org   Do you have bird feeders in your yard?  This is the time of the year that the wintering birds are looking for goodies at our feeders, especially the cardinals and woodpeckers.  Many people … Continue reading

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