Now that I have reflected on our Christmas tree tradition, I have been thinking a lot about the magic of family traditions. The Christmas tree itself is a tradition that dates back to the Middle Ages. But this day in age, Christmas so often seems to revolve around ads and messages to buy things. Christmas … Continue reading Five Creative Christmas Traditions You Can Start Now
And just like that, Christmas is over! I'm always amazed at how quickly the holiday flies by. My holiday weekend was wonderful and included lots of quality time with family and friends. Last Friday, I did a secret santa gift exchange with a few of my closest girlfriends from high school. I love how we … Continue reading My Favorite Thing About Christmas
Hi friends! Are you ready for Christmas? To me, it seems like all of a sudden it is here. But, I'm pretty pleased with how prepared I have been for the holidays. I have had all my shopping done for a couple days and several gifts are already wrapped. Some of you may have been … Continue reading Shortbread Cookies.. for Santa Claus!