Holidays

Christmas 2020!

Ok, Christmas is really over now! My parents left a bit ago, the presents are mostly put away and the festivities have ended. I’m so happy with what a wonderful Christmas we had! It was quiet and maybe could be considered uneventful for more excitable folks, but to me, it was perfect. I’ll try to keep this somewhat brief….and there…

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Holidays

December 26th

I hope everyone had a great Christmas!! I meant to pop in to send Christmas wishes on the 24th or 25th, but just didn’t get around to it. πŸ™‚ Guess I was too busy decking the halls and fa-la-la-la-la-ing. Throughout my whole life, I always get a little twinge of a sad feeling when I wake up on the morning…

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Holidays, Weekends

Happy Monday

Hey! How was your weekend? Mine was really nice. Plenty of holiday prep in full swing, as I mentioned yesterday, but it felt even-paced and festive, not frantic. Cookies: βœ” Presents: βœ” Christmas Challenge Day #8 (Read old Christmas books with kids): βœ” Time got away from us and it got late, so we only had time for a few.…

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Holidays, Life

Christmas week

And just like that, it’s December 20th! It’s Christmas week. Here’s a little rundown of where we sit: 🌲 Kids are officially on winter break! They have an extended, two full weeks off this year (originally planned when they had been in-person). 🌲Still need to wrap gifts! I have not wrapped one, single gift yet. It’s okay though. I always…

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Holidays, Life

Christmas chaos

I touched yesterday on the fact that I was feeling a bit of “gift fatigue”. It’s not even really just “gift fatigue”, though that has been the department that has caused me the most headaches this year. The Christmas season is just always so crazy! It’s one of those HUGE Catch-22s for me (and many, many other people, I think).…

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