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“…..with every Christmas card I write…..”

On our way home this evening, the song "White Christmas" came on the radio.  Aub and Cooter were in the car with me, as I was humming along without really thinking about the song.  The song continued, and the lyrics played: "I'm dreaming of a white Christmas with every Christmas card I write May your… Continue reading “…..with every Christmas card I write…..”

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Peace

Today our family joined a dear friend who has a photography business and had her take our family pictures.  In the past week, this talented young woman and I have tossed around ideas about where would be best to take them. I was thinking I would love for us to go to Wesleyan, because there… Continue reading Peace

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One Thousand

About a week ago, I happened to notice my blog post count.  It's not something I've watched since around number 500 or so.  So imagine my surprise when I saw the number and then counted on my fingers to discover that I would hit Post 1000 tonight. This is post 1000. I'm smiling at the… Continue reading One Thousand

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Preparing

As this week moves along and people all over are preparing for Thursday and Thanksgiving in all different kinds of ways, I too am preparing for the day. Grocery list, baking, cooking (they are two very different things, you know), cleaning up, planning the timing around the parade *ahem*, and things like that. But I'm… Continue reading Preparing

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A New Tradition, FunGiving

Today was the first Sunday in Advent.  Advent means "coming," and this season is for quiet reflection and waiting for what is to come--the birth of Jesus. I have decided to try and enjoy this season.  This time of year when the days are the shortest and the darkest of the whole year could be the hardest yet.  However, as a… Continue reading A New Tradition, FunGiving