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Home for the Holidays: ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

Time for the annual reading of ‘Twas the Night before Christmas. Every year, Christi or I will read ‘Twas to the kids. We’ve also been video taping it. Thanks to digital video and Google Video, you can all watch! Google still has the videos from 2005 (with all the Johnson kids) and 2006 as well. [...]

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Home for the Holidays AND For the Love of Tools

You’ve undoubtedly seen novelty Christmas lights in just about every shape and size.  There are Cars lights, Hawaiian lights and poinsettia lights.  Well, here are some Christmas tree lights that will probably never hang at my house.  I’d really like them, but they would probably not pass the “Holly, Jolly” test.

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