"It's the most wonderful time of the year." Right? Hmmm. For some, it can be the most stressful time of the year. Our lives are already packed with to-do's, jammed with financial commitments and crammed with emotional stress. When you add gift buying, Christmas events and the expectation of … [Read more...] about Say No to Holiday Hustle
It's easy to get so wrapped up in Christmas that we lose sight of Christmas. But have you ever thought about the alternative - the alternative to Christmas? Christmas comes every December 25th, and we may not stop to think about how things would be without Christmas. I am not talking about the … [Read more...] about the alternative
This blog was posted last December and it is one of my favorites. Because it is so fitting for the Christmas Season, I wanted to share it again with you. For those of you who may have read it last year, it is a great reminder of how important we each are in our purpose here on earth. For those of … [Read more...] about the shoe guy..again
It's that time of year when we dig out all our Christmas décor and decorate our homes for our family and friends to enjoy. I know there are over-achievers out there who have completely finished putting out all their decorations. I wish I could say I was in that category, but I can say that I have at … [Read more...] about 19 days of sharing your Christmas
Are you a generic or brand name girl? About 90% of the time, I am a generic girl. If you live by a budget and get more excited about the cost savings than the name on the tag, you might just be a generic girl too! I am also a goal-oriented person, so when I set out to make something happen, I am … [Read more...] about don’t buy the generic!
My kids love baking sugar cookies around the holidays. They especially enjoy rolling out the dough, carefully chosing the cookie cutters and going crazy with the sprinkles! My kitchen is usually a huge sticky mess when it's all done but so worth it. Jennifer, on our ministry team, found this super … [Read more...] about join in the reindeer games