Christmas Corner

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
- Norman Vincent Peale



I wish we could put up some of the Christmas spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month.
- Harlan Miller



Let us remember that the Christmas heart is a giving heart, a wide open heart that thinks of others first.
- George Matthew Adams



My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?
- Bob Hope



Shrimp and Corn Soup Recipe

Ingredients:
1 can cream of celery soup
1 can Rotel tomatoes
2 cans cream of potato soup
2 cans cream corn
2 cans whole kernel corn (drained)
2 - 3 lbs. shrimp
1 lb. crabmeat
salt and pepper to taste
1 1/2 lb. butter
1 cup onions (finely chopped)
1/2 cup green peppers (finely chopped)
1/2 cup celery
green onions, chopped fine
1 pint Half & Half
1/2 to 1 cup milk

Directions:

Step 1:
Over low heat, saute vegetables in butter.

Step 2:
Add milk, cheese, tomatoes, canned items and seafood.

Step 3:
Simmer over low heat for 30 - 40 minutes.