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. 🙂 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, 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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Family Fun, Holidays

2020 Holiday/ Winter Fun List

I finally sat down and brainstormed my holiday season/ winter fun list! Here’s what I came up with: 🎄 Drive around town to look at local Christmas lights, listening to Christmas music. Either bring hot chocolate from home or pick some up from a drive thru. 🎄Bake cookies together. This one’s a no brainer, but worth listing. I might start…

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Books, Holidays

Fun facts

Happy Sunday! Being Sunday, it feels like a fitting day to share pics of my Nativity scene. I received a piece most years from my Godparents when I was little and love my set! ❤ The boys usually put it up now and always look forward to that. The book I’m currently reading, Christmas: A Candid History, has kind of…

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