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December 24, 2007

Christmas Wishes from Mrs. Claus

When I was little, I had cassette tapes of my Maw Maw on the radio in New Orleans being Mrs. Claus. Children would call up and ask questions about the North Pole or ask Mrs. Claus for that very special gift they hoped to find under the tree on Christmas morning. One of the things I've always admired about Maw Maw is her ability to jump feet first into new projects and try new things. She passed that quality along to my mother, too.

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For the past couple of years, my Mom has been Mrs. Claus at Navy Pier in Chicago. (Did you know Mrs. Claus's first name is Cookie?) She delights the children and adds to the magical air of the holiday season.

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Your mom would be a GREAT Mrs. Claus!! How fun for all the kids. :)

Posted by: Amy Asher at December 24, 2007 12:06 PM

Merry Christmas, TG! I'm back online after almost a month-long hiatus...Hope your day is wonderful.

Posted by: CharityGrace at December 24, 2007 06:22 PM

It sounds like a perfect job for your mom!

Aliza

Posted by: aliza at December 26, 2007 02:45 PM

She makes such a beautiful and warm Mrs. Claus!

Posted by: Kathy at December 27, 2007 06:33 PM


 
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