To be quite honest, I don’t really believe in this whole gift giving thing at Christmas anymore. Sure, let the kids have some presents, but for myself, I honestly don’t need or even want anything.
Which doesn’t mean I don’t appreciate the token. I’m just saying, save your money. 🙂
Continue reading Thoughts about gift giving, writing and She Sheds
Quick question for my American friends this morning:
Continue reading 🎶 Happy together…? 🎵
I spent Saturday getting pushed around by a lot of people for hours and didn’t even get a bad mood.
At least not until much later. 😏
Continue reading Crowds at a craft show
We’re beyond believing here, in all sorts of ways, but I’ll tell you something about childhood magic that perseveres right up to the tween years:
Don’t ruin it.
Just let them be. There’s no harm in it. Especially at this time if year.
Continue reading Preserving a little Christmas magic
Every week I collect articles, and sometimes videos, of things that have made an impact on me. I share them here for you to read along and reflect with me.
Continue reading Reading and Reflecting: 5th edition
We’re going to Paris today.
Just for a couple of hours, mind you. And not for the food, or shopping.
Continue reading Travel on Sunday
Have you started your holiday shopping yet? I did. By sheer chance and completely unplanned, I bought some early Christmas presents today at some ridiculous big box store.
Continue reading When unplanned holiday shopping happens to me
My mom used to say “I don’t want to begin the New Year with Christmas in the house”.
Maybe she said it, maybe not, point is, I remember the New Year being Christmas-free. And honestly, I kinda like it that way.
Continue reading What goes up, must come down