Warmest Wishes...Grant Us Peace..

Sparks Of Insanity By Vinny "Bond" Marini Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Well, Hanukkah is in full swing and today is Christmas Eve.

Kwanzaa
begins in two days and Festivus is being celebrated throughout the world.


To all of you, my most special guests here on The Couch:

Nancy & I

send you a sleigh full of warm wishes,
good health and financial stability for this Holiday season.


May you all have time with loved ones...


May you all stay aware of those on the roads who are not responsible...


May you all return here next week for a few posts to wrap up 2008...


Until then, as has become our custom here on The Couch,
we leave you with our latest Peace Globe
and a mini-concert of music of the season...


See y'all on Monday!

Honestly, there are four or five songs here. I sat at the computer too long and the back is acting up, so I am not even sure who I selected, but I thought it flowed nicely...then my back said ENOUGH!

Listen to as much or as little as you like...I might even throw another mix up tomorrow...

Ah heck...Henry Mancini, His Orchestra & Singers; Tony Bennett w/ The Count Basie Orchestra; Luther Vandross (i think); Shania Twain...

Merry Christmas


THE COUCH CHRISTMAS 2008 MUSIC MIX

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30 Of Your Sparks

  1. Dana Says:
  2. Merry Christmas to you and yours! Thank you for all of the joy you bring throughout the year!

     
  3. Patti Says:
  4. Merry Christmas Vinny!
    It was wonderful getting to know you this year. I just linked to you on my blog today. Every shout-out helps, right?

    Have a wonderful holiday season, and I'll be back to listen to your Christmas mix. I have to work today, for a few hours anyway.

     
  5. Bond Says:
  6. DANA: Thank you...Merry Christmas to everyone in IL. I hope you and Cam find pleasures galore in 2009.

    PATTI: Merry Christmas to you and Ralph and the kids! Thanks for the shout! It IS always appreciated.

     
  7. Merriest of Christmases to you and the lovely Nancy, Vinny darlin'.

    May all your Christmas dreams come true.

     
  8. Anndi Says:
  9. Merry Christmas buddy!

    Who knows.... maybe Mah Honey and I will show up on your doorstep soon (get the Jack ready, just in case...)

     
  10. Merry Christmas Mr Bond, may we agree to disagree on many things and remain friends...

     
  11. Mimi Lenox Says:
  12. Merry Christmas to you and your lovely family. Have a wonderful holiday. I loved seeing the peace globe. I made one for Baby Boy this Christmas too.

    Peace on earth,
    Mimi

     
  13. Jay Says:
  14. Have a great Christmas!

     
  15. Merry Christmas to you, Matt & darli', and your folks and family!

     
  16. leelee Says:
  17. Merry Christmas Vinny to you and yours. Have a safe and happy holiday..

    HUGS!!

     
  18. Starrlight Says:
  19. Oh Mancini and Basie. This is awesome!!

    Happy Holidays to you and Nancy, Vinny. It has been another wonderful year sitting on your couch. Even if Matt does hog the cushions ;)

     
  20. Patti Says:
  21. I have returned, and am now enjoying the 2008 Music Mix..

    "Jingle Bells, Santa smells..."
    woops those aren't the words (they were in elementary school though, remember? tee hee)

     
  22. Patti Says:
  23. P.S. Now I'm grooving to Tony singing my favorite Yuletide song.
    thanks ~

     
  24. Travis Says:
  25. Although the wacky weather has kept us from enjoying some of the new traditions Pam and I have built together, we're still smiling. How could we not? It's my first white holiday!

    We wish you and Nancy only joy through the holiday season and in the coming year.

     
  26. Micky-T Says:
  27. Happy Merry Fun Laughing Loving Christmas to you and all your family.

     
  28. Jeff B Says:
  29. The Blogshpere wouldn't be the same without you. A very Merry Christmas to you sir.

     
  30. Dana Says:
  31. Merry Christmas!

     
  32. e c f e s w Says:
  33. i just wanted to say hello~~i have survived~and only 10 more hours of this fucking day

    i haven't talked to anyone but mom and my BFAM~~and only him after he called the house number 3 times

    just couldn't talk to anyone

    much better now that 12/20 and 12/18 are past~~mom and i pretty much cried the last 3 days

    anyway

    i started posting again~~

    love you both lots

     
  34. Sanni Says:
  35. Merry Christmas to you and yours, Vinny!

    May your Christmas celebrations be filled with peace, hugs, good food, lovely prezzies, lots of warm fuzzy moments and all those marvellous things that make Christmas so special!

     
  36. JohnH985 Says:
  37. Merry Christmas. Hope you are feeling better and had a great day today.

     
  38. RWA Says:
  39. Merry Christmas to you and all of yours, Bond. I haven't been around much due to the IE issues, but I hope y'all all had a great Christmas.

     
  40. TopChamp Says:
  41. Sorry to hear you have a bad back just in time for Christmas but I'm sure you'll be having a great time regardless.

    All the best to you and your family this year x x

     
  42. Turnbaby Says:
  43. We hope y'all had a holiday filled with love and laughter.

    SMOOCH

     
  44. ...thou art The Man, Vinny...Merry Christmas...

     
  45. Fred Says:
  46. "Help me, I'm falling and I can't get up." Love the post down there.

    Glad you got to see your mom and dad. It sounds like a visit all will remember.

    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, Vinny. I hope you, Nancy, and your families have a great holiday.

     
  47. Starrlight Says:
  48. Hope you are having a LOVELY holiday Vinny =)

     
  49. Dr. A Says:
  50. I know I'm late. But hoped you had a Merry Christmas! And, wishing you a Happy New Year!

     
  51. Roger Says:
  52. Hope it was a awesome Christmas!

     
  53. Hope you had a wonderful Christmas, Vinny! And now I wish you Happy New Year! And only happiness and good luck in 2009! :)

     
  54. Julie Says:
  55. **waves**

     

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