Advent Calendar and Writing

The Advent season starts December 1, and I’m nipping at the bit.  I love this season. The kids and I made an advent calendar that I stole from Pinterest (gah. one more addiction to battle.) and combined with our Nativity story books.  Each day has a different activity on it for December leading up toContinue reading “Advent Calendar and Writing”

Just Hear Those Sleigh Bells Jingling

We are home after visiting with family for the last few days, an always lovely time at Thanksgiving.  I’m grateful for family being so close and being able to spend time with both sides.  And, can you say leftovers?  Yum.  I’m on carb-overload. I love coming home to a Christmas decorated house.  It’s warm, welcoming,Continue reading “Just Hear Those Sleigh Bells Jingling”