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Bell Tradition-Memphis, TN

Brooke H., Memphis, TN “Since I was a young child, each time we go on a trip, we have always collected Christmas ornaments for our tree.  Our favorite Christmas movie is It’s a Wonderful Life, and at the end, the little girl says, ‘Every time a bell rings, an angel gets its wings.’ My mother, […]

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Bell Tradition- Asheville, NC

Kimberly R., Asheville, NC “We have a bell that gets passed from person to person in our immediate family. When one of us has a special day, such as a birthday, Mother’s Day, or Father’s Day, the appropriate individual gains possession the night before.  Beginning the next morning, the bell may be rung for coffee […]

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Bell Tradition- Germany

Val K., Germany “We have a bell in our family that we take turns using for special requests.  Admittedly, I use it the most, but my daughter is still in the ‘pleaser’ stage. Each Saturday morning, I ring the bell.  Soon to follow is the most beautiful pink-cheeked little girl with a cup of coffee […]

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Bell Traditions- Dunnellon, FL

Carla, Dunnellon, FL “Growing up on 6 1/2 acres on the riverfront in Florida, we spent our summers in and by the water.  We hated to go inside because we were always having too much fun chasing fiddler crabs or taking a leaky rowboat equipped with Maxwell House coffee cans. While one would bail, the others […]

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