What I Always Wanted

The Clapper

OK, We all have stories of odd gifts. However, looking back these many of my “unique” gifts came from family members who lived out of town and saw me once or twice a year.  I could’ve won an Oscar for my performance “Best Faking of Appreciation” role. MUSIC What Child is This from Jimmie Bratcher […]

Archie the Giant Demonic Snowman

Welcome to day #6 of the “12 dave’s of Christmas”   When Santa’s line got too long the genious staff of Chappel Hill Mall in Akron, Ohio decided to invent “Archie” this 3 story tall snowman to talk to kids (who would then relay all information to Santa). Hmmm… back to the drawing board. Music […]

Grandma’s Role Call

http://www.betterdave.com/ is the home page of the Podcast.  Welcome to another installment of “The 12 Dave’s of Christmas” I talk about the spooky basement with the hand grenade, the shell, and the doorway to hell. A great place to play on Chrismas day. Music: “what child is this” by Jimmie Bratcher from the Podsafe Music […]

Decorating the Christmas Bush

While my Grandmother was sharp as a tack into her 90′s, the woman could not pick out a Christmas tree to save her life. One weekend every year my cousins and I would get together to “Decorate the Christmas Bush.” It had old lights, old ornaments, and an old toy soldier that we found to […]