Cookie Day

I believe there should be such a day, in the month of December. However, none of my children have any memories of a December cookie day with Mom. But, I do. It was Christmas of 2005, and I… Read More

My Riendeer & Gifts

Seeing our family does not celebrate our Christmas season with Santa, I was surprised to find these children playing a game at breakfast this morning. They placed red stickers on their noses to be Rudolphs, to pull Santa… Read More

Holiday Cheer Meisters!

After celebrating and constructing our gingerbread houses for three hours on Monday, we headed off to a dentist appointment. A little sibling accident earlier this month has left Isaac with three fractured teeth, two hours in the dental… Read More

Decorating Homes

On Monday, we headed to Classical Conversations Academy to join them for their holiday party and gingerbread house decorating. It was fun! I felt totally lame bringing my four boxes of store-bought, preassembled gingerbread houses. Days earlier, I… Read More

2012 Video – Christmas Card

Due to illness, Christmas 2012 Irv had occasional downtime, and he created this 2012 video for the family I love it. ¬† It makes me cry. ¬†Tears of overwhelming gratitude, blessings, and chapters of our lives together. Since… Read More