The last 17 days have been absolutely AMAZING. First off, I can’t believe it was just 17 days ago that the kids last had school. We did so much that it wonderfully felt like our break was much longer. That first evening we drove through a park near us that does a lightfest. It isContinue reading “Christmas Break”
I am the first to say, I don’t need gifts. I am happy with people remembering to send me wishes and I do love a good card!! Homemade or store bought, but with writing, always with writing!! Anyhow, yesterday on Christmas we had the opportunity to discuss with many groups of people the gifts thatContinue reading “Presence over Presents”
When you have a blended family you have to make traditions that work for you. In this family our Christmas Eve and Christmas day happen only when the 6 kids are in our home. The younger ones who still believe in the magic of Santa, will also choose to believe that Santa understands our familyContinue reading “Our Christmas Eve #Thisis38”
As we in our household kick off many days of excitement and celebration, I just wanted to take a minute to say Happy Holidays. That is it. Whatever this time of year means to you, enjoy it. Be safe and have fun!
I had the opportunity to Guest Post for Etta. Here is the post that was published today! Please go check it out. ” I don’t think Christmas is necessarily about things. It’s about being good to one another, it’s about the Christian ethic, it’s about kindness.&… Source: Christmas With A Blended Family
I am 35 years old. Over the years there have been many different “traditions”. The thing is, because of our blended family lifestyle no two years look the same. Sometimes we have multiple kids on Christmas day and others we just have the youngest. Depending on everything else, we may celebrate the day after ChristmasContinue reading “Traditionally Nontraditional”