Tag: Christmas

So this is Christmas.

Before I had kids I loved Christmas.  Twinkle lights were a part of my everyday decor.  I played Christmas music way too early. I love advent readings in church.  Seeing friends who are too busy the other 11 months of the year.  Christmas plays- I…

Do you Ponder what I Ponder?

Every year Christmas seems to sneak up on me and there is a mad rush to get everything pulled together.  Every year, except this year.  Christmas didn’t sneak up at all.  I bought the presents, the tree was trimmed, but something was missing.  It…

Worth 1,000 Words

As the end of the year draws near I get to reflecting.  It always begins with trying to figure out what to say in my Christmas Letter, (yup I write those).  Trying to figure out how to sum up the happenings of 365 days…

The Countdown is On!

Only one month left until Christmas! I used to love Christmas.  I loved everything from the decorations to finding the perfect gift for each person on my list.  I loved spending every day from Thanksgiving to January 2nd immersed in all things Holiday.  Surrounded…