Tag Archives: American Traditions

God Rest Ye Merry Merchants – Christmas: An American Holiday and Tradition to Love and Preserve – WoC 2013

Christmas: An American Holiday to Love and Preserve… The War on Christmas verses the Spirit of Christmas Series by Marion Algier – AskMarion – 4 Once upon a time not all that long ago – in fact, anyone over 50 … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Economy and Money, Family and Friends, Food and drink, Fun, Fun and Happiness, Holidays, Joy, Religion and Faith, Spirituality, Tradition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 36 Comments

Advent – The Season of Anticipation and Hope – WoC 2013

Advent begins four Sundays before Christmas, and therefore varies in length between 22 days and 28 days. (In 2013, it is 24 days long.) Sales of advent calendars have jumped by 150 per cent over the past couple of years … Continue reading

Posted in Constitution, Family and Friends, Freedom, Fun and Happiness, Holidays, Joy, Knowledge Is Power, manipulation of the public, Religion and Faith, Spirituality, Stand Up, Tradition, Wake Up | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 44 Comments

Merry Christmas From Ask Marion

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas And a fabulous Holiday Season May you be surrounded with the people, pets and things you love. May your heart be filled with joy and memories of former Christmases And may you be … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Holidays, Joy, Pets | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Ronald Reagan Christmas Address (video)

The War on Christmas (and religion) verses the Spirit of Christmas Series at AskMarion – 24 Ronald Reagan’s Christmas Address (video), as delivered to the nation December 23, 1981 – 31 years ago this week: “Like the National Christmas Tree, … Continue reading

Posted in Family and Friends, Freedom, Holidays, Remembering, Tradition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Simpler Times – A Groetzmeier Christmas

The War on Christmas (and religion) verses the Spirit of Christmas Series at AskMarion – 23 The 1950’s and early 1960’s were simpler times allowing holidays, family traditions and church to take their full and proper place in the hearts … Continue reading

Posted in Family and Friends, Holidays, Religion and Faith, Remembering, Tradition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Remembering the Military and Christmastime

The War on Christmas (and religion) verses the Spirit of Christmas Series at AskMarion – 22 The Original Military Christmas Poem Merry Christmas, My Friend By James M. Schmidt, a Marine Lance Corporal stationed in Washington, D.C., in 1986 Twas … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom, Holidays, Patriotism, Religion and Faith, Remembering, Thoughts ... | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Christmas Lights

The War on Christmas (and religion) verses the Spirit of Christmas Series at AskMarion – 21 Going to view Christmas lights was one of my favorite activities as a child.  It is a fun Christmas season activity for the whole … Continue reading

Posted in Computers and Internet, Family and Friends, Fun, Holidays, You Be the Judge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments