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Here I would love to share with you our travels and adventures as international mushroom consultants. MEMOIRS about husband Pieter Vedder, who was a SCIENTIFIC PIONEER in Mushroom Cultivation Education. His practical handbook is in 8 languages and is called the MUSHROOM BIBLE: https://mariettesbacktobasics.blogspot.com/2020/08/modern-mushroom-growing-2020-harvesting.html

Sunday, December 25, 2011

{Christmas Traditions: Kissing Under The Mistletoe}

Of course, we HAVE KISSED each other under the MISTLETOE as a Christmas Tradition! Even if it was just a piece that was held above our heads; we DID it. Would not want to withhold you this picture from a couple of years back, during a Christmas dinner party hosted by our extended family...
Have you ever kissed under the Mistletoe?

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  1. Dearest Mariette
    That is just the sweetest image!
    I wish you and Pieter a peaceful and blessed Christmas. Thank you for being such a terrific friend. Your charisma extends far and wide and your sentiment is always so strongly felt. I am so very pleased to have met you.
    With a warm Christmas hug from
    Joan and a whole bunch of grateful Greek kitties

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  2. Liebe Mariette,
    ein schönes Foto!
    Ich habe auch einmal unter einem Mistelzweig geküßt. allerdings war mir damals die bedeutung nicht bekannt und ich wurde überrumpelt. aber schön war es trotzdem.
    Ich wünsche Dir noch schöne Restfeiertage
    Irmi

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  3. Feliz Navidad Mariette!!!
    Para ti y todos los tuyos!!
    Un fuerte abrazo.
    Veronica.

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  4. Dear Mariette
    Wishing you and yours everything wonderful for Christmas and the year to come.

    So sweet under the mistletoe - we don't have mistletoe in New Zealand - sad and I feel I'm missing out!!!!

    Just talked on the phone to my daughter and family in France - great excitement with the little ones there!
    We're off to bed - 10:30pm Christmas night - we've had a wonderful day.

    Thinking of you all starting your special Christmas Day!
    JOY PEACE AND LOVE
    hugs
    Shane x

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  5. Of course I did (even if mistletoe, vischio in Italian as you may remember, is not so common to see these days) but let me wish to you and Pieter the merriest Xmas ever.
    Buone Feste e tanti cari auguri!!!

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  6. Dearest Mariette,
    yes, I did. From the drama i vaguely remember.
    Lovely picture of you two♡♡♡
    Blessing for you two, sweet friend, xoxo Orchid*

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  7. Ja !! gisteren nog in de winkel.....met een blogdame....hihihi!!...fijne dagen liefs van mij...xxx....ons....

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  8. A silent night,
    a star above,
    a blessed gift of hope
    and love.

    A blessed Christmas to you dear Mariette!

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  9. I'm sure I must have when I was younger. No mistletoe to be found around here. And it has been so warm, I wake up every day with headaches. I turned on the a/c earlier just to get the stuffiness out. Hope you are having a wonderful day. Tammy

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  10. Ma quanto siete carini!!!!!!!!! Buon Natale a voi! Anna

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  11. Liebe Mariette,

    da habe ich wieder etwas Neues gelernt.

    Herzliche Grüße
    Elisabeth

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  12. Beautiful image, you are so cute. I wish you all good..

    Kisses
    Sesè

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  13. What a sweet picture! No, I have not kissed under the Mistletoe!
    We wish you a very Merry Christmas!!

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  14. ein wunderschöner ...zauberhafter ...englischer Brauch ist das!
    http://paderkroete.blogspot.com/2011/12/von-wichteln-und-engeln-auf-erden.html

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  15. che bello!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! auguri auguri auguri...buon 2012 Lory

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  16. You both make a lovely couple!!

    God bless your love and marriage, forever.

    Doris

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  17. Merry Christmass to you and thank you for following me! Means a lot! I love this post of yours. You don't see so many happy couples anymore. God bless you and your family! And yes that is my lovely little cat!I love her to death. Unfortunately it's true here in Greece they don't really care about those little creatures..

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