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Practically Speaking

Kyle and her husband moved to Brookfield in 1986. She became active in local politics and started blogging in 2004. Her focus is primarily on local issues but often includes state and national topics, too. Kyle looks at things from the taxpayers' perspective in a creative, yet down to earth way, addressing them from a practical point of view.

It's St. Patrick's Day, time to take down Christmas wreaths

Holidays, Just for fun!

Today is St. Patrick's Day!

March 17th frequently is a beautiful day weather-wise, and today's weather won't disappoint. St. Patrick's is often an excuse to play hooky from school or work.

 

I did get my daffodil wreath hung up on the front door yesterday, but our Christmas star is still high up on the flagpole. (It's a pain to get down. Hey, at least we don't light it anymore.) Time to take the star down today!

 

When I walked through the neighborhood yesterday, I noticed I am not alone in being a little late in getting the Christmas decorations down.  I think I counted 6 Christmas wreaths still up on my short jaunt? The snow was so deep for so long it probably interfered with homeowners outdoor duties, but that is no longer a problem.

 

So in celebration of St. Patrick's Day and spring (we're almost there), how about taking down the Christmas wreaths?

 

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Brookfield7, Fairly Conservative, BetterBrookfield, Vicki McKenna, Jay Weber, The Right View Wisconsin, Randy Melchert, Mark Levin, The Heritage Foundation, CNS News

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