Tag Archives: Christmas

Broken at Christmas

The Christmas season is lovely. Pine, cinnamon, and gingerbread delight the senses. The sounds of children laughing, holiday music, and bells make us joyful. The lights, nativity, and reflection on the greatest gift of all make us smile. And warm … Continue reading

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A Christmas Gift for God

The simplicity of children’s books can carry such powerful messages. One of my favorites is “Who is Coming to Our House?” by Joseph Slate.  The story is told from the animal’s perspective as they busily prepare for Baby Jesus, who … Continue reading

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A Gift for God This Christmas

  I have always loved books—especially beautiful children’s books. I love the Christmas holiday too, so a delightful children’s Christmas story is just my cup of tea! One of my favorite books is “Who is Coming to Our House?” by … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Legacy

It didn’t start out as a Christian tradition—I guess traditions never do. It was only a day of baking and decorating Gingerbread Men cookies with my toddler. That was almost 25 years ago. What began as something fun and tasty, … Continue reading

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26 Days of Gratitude

“Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is needed.”(Margaret Cousins) I don’t want to jump from Halloween right into Christmas, eclipsing Thanksgiving  as I observed many stores in the … Continue reading

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