Merry Christmas


Merry Christmas!

Today, we remember the reason for the season and give thanks for the birth of Jesus.

The Hubster and I are spending the day together and with some friends who feel just like our extended family.

Tomorrow, we make our way to visit everyone, but today we’re happy to drink hot chocolate, stay in our jammies, and watch some Christmas Vacation!

I wish for you to have a wonderful day with your family and friends.

Christmas Books


I decided that I really wanted to live Advent this year.

So I picked up some books to help me with that.


Unwrapping the Names of Jesus looks like a good book to get us all the way through Advent with various things to do and live each day.


The 13th Gift isn’t really a devotional, but looks like a really good story to read this time of year.


And then I’m going to re-read The Women of Christmas.

This book really touched me last year and I think we all need these reminders. 🙂

The Laziest Week Ever


The first week of January was also a week of vacation for us. So while most people headed back to work after the holidays, we spent the week hibernating from the cold and doing basically nothing.

I’m sure you think I’m kidding, but I took a break from my pajamas to throw a New Year’s Eve party, took a picture to post on Instagram every day, and then spent more time in my pajamas.

Okay, so maybe I did a little more than that.  Come on in and see if I’m telling the truth 🙂

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