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Christmas From The Heart!

Christmas From The Heart!
Host: Noreen “The Homestead Honey Hour

ChristmasChristmasChristmas is coming.
The goose is getting fat.
Please put a penny in the old man’s hat.
If you haven’t got a penny, a ha-penny will do.
If you haven’t got a penny, well then God bless you.
God Bless You!

That is how the old English carol goes.  Can you hear it in your head now?  The time has come, the season is upon us and consumerism abounds!  Along with all the carols and the good wishes come an abundance of advertisements, holiday sales and the old question of “What do you want for Christmas?”.

The reality here is that there may be many among us who are going to feel a real pinch this year, financially or otherwise.  Let’s face it, the economy isn’t all rainbows and unicorns, now is it?  The act of giving is what we generally associate with the Christmas season, but I think that more often than not the desire to receive may out weigh the desire to give in some cases.  Some people are just not going to be in a position to give much of anything.  Or that may be what they think.  The truth of the matter is, we need to get away from all the gadgets and gizmos and move back to a more simple trend of giving. Continue reading Christmas From The Heart!