My actual subject was supposed to be my favorite holiday. When I was a kid, that was easy. Every kid loves Christmas, but, as I grow older, I have learned to appreciate them all. Here is why…. Continue reading “52 Weeks Of Gratitude … Why I Love the Holidays”
This season I thought had went extraordinarily well considering most of my gifts were purchased via layaway but there is always that Final Christmas Frenzy that proved to be my undoing.
As I listen to my Christmas music, it often brings back memories from Christmas past. Continue reading “Christmas Memories Through Songs”
Link up your Christmas Cookie Recipe Blog Posts here! Continue reading “It’s A Christmas Cookie Recipe Exchange Linky Party”
Saint Nicholas was the actual inspiration for our modern day Santa Claus. A historic fourth century Christian Saint and and bishop in what is now Turkey, he was known as Nikolaos the Wonderworker, he was known for leaving secret gifts such as leaving coins in shoes left out for him.
One tradition we have maintained since before my children were born was making Christmas Cookies the day before Thanksgiving. My children usually have off school and so it becomes a fun day to spend together. Continue reading “A Holiday Tradition: Cookie Baking”