Retirement Business

Retirement is moving towards me… I have about 5 or so years to go. Because of my health I’m going to retire at 62 and walk into my other careers of being Father Yule (Santa for Hire) and Master Detective (Murder Mystery Events) full time. I will have my School dist pension and SS. Have […]

SANTA’S 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS… 2018!

Today ends the Christmas Season, but not the magic, nor the wonder of its brilliant joy that it gives us. I hope that you keep Christmas in your heart all year long. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to all. 12th day of SANTA’S 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS. So, on Christmas 25th of December is 1 […]

Village Green Resort brings to life the old world Christmas Market’s

Come see Father Yule, John Rakestraw this Sunday November 26th, December 3rd, I’ll also be there the 9th, 10th, 17th and 23rd from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM The Village Green Resort brings to life the old world Christmas Market’s helping to celebrate the holiday season. The history of Christmas Markets goes back to the […]

Happy Yule To All and To All A Good MURDER!

Happy Yule To All and To All A Good MURDER… Here’s a fun Holiday Murder Mystery Plot. It was the night after Black Friday and all through the toy store not a creature as moving… not even the “fake” Santa… who was DEAD! It’s Christmas time again and the local big toy store was selling […]

Santa’s Magical Closet

I remember hiding away near my parents room as a wee little lad and seeing them put wrapped Christmas presents into their closet. I went back there a few days later to see the present and maybe get a peek at my gift. They weren’t there… I then started to look under their bed– nothing! […]

Santa’s Twelve Days of Christmas

Santa’s Twelve Days of Christmas Celebration 2016 On Santa’s Twelfth day of Christmas he gave to his true Santa believers (because it’s a chocolate holiday, sorry if you’re into other candy or can’t have chocolate, Santa couldn’t as a kid… he was allergic. It’s the thought that counts.) 12 LINDT & SPRUNGLI, LINDOR Orange Dark […]

Hand Lettered NICE List

Hand lettered NICE list from Santa’s desk… the original list! The NICE list… I have thousands of these brilliant pages fly across my desk all year and even more as the big day approaches, Christmas. I sign them and give them my stamp of approval. These are one of a kind originals, hand written by […]