Monthly Archives: December 2010

Lights & Evergreen

Oh, so thankful… 41.  boys dressed in home sewn red vests & ties — so handsome! 42.  little hands clutching candles during the eve service 43.  hugs & laughter from dear old friends 44.  white lights & pine tree branches … Continue reading

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Hiding it in my Heart

As I have worked through our ABC verses with the boys, I find that I have been blessed and convicted to memorize more Scripture on my own.  One of my goals for the new year is to memorize an entire … Continue reading

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Joyful Heart

Jumping right in… 31.  laughing with my sister & mother in the kitchen 32.  stacks of peppermint bark & roasted pecans 33.  softly singing carols, with hearts that know all the words 34.  lit candles that look like the “top … Continue reading

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Christmas Baking

Over the weekend, I spent tons of time in my kitchen with my family making special goodies for Christmas.  Baking is one of my favorite things, especially when it’s with & for people I love. Here is a peek at … Continue reading

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Waiting Again

Each night, we gather together around our wreath.  Another candle is lit, and we are one step closer to the birth of the Christ-child.  The boys watch in wonder as another flame flickers, cutting the darkness.  The smaller boy of … Continue reading

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Notebook 12.14.10

There are so many wonderful resources & ideas on the internet these days, that I want to be able to keep them in one place.  Hope you enjoy them as well. Faith: Beautiful, beautiful words — an excellent resource for … Continue reading

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A busy weekend, full of laughter.  So much to be grateful for. 21.  a sweet husband, encouraging me out the door 22.  long train rides shortened with laughter 23.  warm, soft, white gloves 24.  twinkly-eyed gentlemen singing Christmas carols in … Continue reading

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