“Tonight’s December thirty-first, Something is about to burst. The clock is crouching, dark and small, Like a time bomb in the hall. Hark, it’s midnight, children dear. Duck! Here comes another year!” ~~ Ogden Nash
The annual Lighting of the Wreath began in December 2011, shortly after 600 Brickell was completed. Each year, there is live entertainment, food & wine from area restaurants, and the lighting countdown for their 40 foot wreath.
One Brickell Square is a 28-story “Class A” office building located at 801 Brickell Avenue in Downtown Miami. Designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, the building is 328 feet (100 meters) high and was completed in 1985. Brickell Square was … Continue reading
“The King Mango Strut is an annual satirical parade held in Coconut Grove, Florida. Founded by Glenn Terry and Bill Dobson in 1982, it is held on the last Sunday of each year. The parade, which uses the motto “Putting … Continue reading
“Do you wanna build a snowman? Come on lets go and play” ~~ Do You Wanna Build A Snowman? Lyrics
Boxing Day at our house means gathering up all of the boxes and bags and wrappings, then letting the ferrets loose for a morning of dooking and dancing.
“What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future.” ~~ Agnes M. Pahro
O Tannenbaum, O Tannenbaum, Du kannst mir sehr gefallen! The news had come out in the First World War The bloody Red Baron was flying once more The Allied command ignored all of its men And called on Snoopy to … Continue reading
A Festivus for the rest of us! “Happy Festivus” is the traditional greeting of Festivus a holiday featured in “The Strike” episode of Seinfeld. The episode first aired on December 18, 1997. Since then many people have been inspired by … Continue reading
“I guess we have to take credit for this whole thing, … One year for Christmas, Mike asked for a tacky lawn decoration, and I bought him a flamingo. That year he brought it with him to Old Threshers, and … Continue reading
“The sun is in the south and the days lengthen fast, And soon we’ll sing for the winter that is past, Now we light the candles and rejoice as they burn, and Dance the dance of the sun’s return.” ~~ … Continue reading
“The Holiday Boat Parade, presented by the Miami Outboard Club, is an integral part of the City of Miami’s Holiday Magic celebrations, which each year brings residents together to benefit the children of the city of Miami.” ~~ http://mocholidayboatparade.com/