Tag Archives: St. Charles

Christmas Traditions with Nana’s Nugget

Jack Frost and Susie Snowflake here need to win an award for the energy they put into their characters.  As you can see the little guy was transfixed (or perhaps totally stunned, notice the grip on his stroller tray) by … Continue reading

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Christmas Traditions Past

For Throwback Thursday I decided to pull out some images from Christmas Traditions in St. Charles, Missouri past.   And my favorite “Santa” Julenisse and his goat Yuley.  This year’s Julenisse is a ginger with a full red real beard.

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Even the bicycles get into the Christmas Traditions

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Hey lady! Do you know there are candles on your head?

Our whole gang – three adults, one teenager, one pre-teen and the sweet little nugget – went to the St. Charles, Missouri Christmas Traditions event one afternoon.  My son was a bit nonchalant about the whole thing while the rest … Continue reading

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Los Muertos y Los Tacos

A scene from a taco restaurant in St. Charles, Missouri with a very interesting wall mural that incorporated some of the history of Missouri along with a Mexican tradition.  I thought it was a good post subject as Halloween comes … Continue reading

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Spring

It’s finally here and hopefully will stay until it is time to pass the baton to summer.  And with the change of seasons nature is slowly waking up and giving us back the colors we’ve missed so… and a lot … Continue reading

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Me, Yuley, and Julenisse – Throwback Thursday

(This post was first run in 2013 when I was home to visit family and friends for Thanksgiving.  The St. Charles Christmas Traditions had just begun and the weather wasn’t as grey and so very cold as it was on … Continue reading

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