Category Archives: advent and christmas

in merry celebration

I have not disappeared from blog land (thanks for the emails of inquiry)! Similar to many of you, this month boasts of activity and more hustle bustle than other seasons.  I attempted to simplify it all (and we somewhat did), but this December was altogether different — it was best to ‘go with the flow’! […]

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52 Ways for More Serenity in Life and Home :: simplify holiday expectations (week #46)

This week definitely ushers us into the full swing of the holiday season! For our home, there will be family get-togethers, concerts for the kids, gift shopping, cookie making and Advent celebrating.  The season has potential to raise our stress levels, but we can probably control just how much we choose to do. Today’s encouragement […]

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christmas break snapshots :: 3

We had many more videos of our ski adventure than action shots — so stills will have to do for this space. In place of individual Christmas gift giving this year (though the kids exchanged gifts with one another), we pulled all efforts into a family get-away of the outdoor variety.  I was little nervous […]

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christmas break snapshots :: 2

indoor time from our little adventure: card games  :  Lincoln log building  :  quiet reading  :  homeschool inspiration  :  suspenseful, dramatic reading (we finished up our Advent story, Jotham’s Journey, on Christmas morning!) more game playing wild & loud sibling gift exchange (the oldest joined the adventure!) house enjoying  :  front-of-the-fire napping {tomorrow we’re back outdoors!}   […]

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in celebration

  Today, however you celebrate, may your memories bring you joy…. Blessings to you and yours.     Want to share your thoughts? Click here to send me an email.

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Hope you’re enjoying these merry making days!   Want to share your thoughts? Click here to send me an email.

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