Merry Christmas!

By , December 23, 2010 10:57 pm

I love these things about this time of year…

-explaining the awesome simplicity of the manger scene to my boys

-snuggling on the couch with the family

-Bing Crosby crooning carols

-receiving Christmas cards (ours will be New Year’s cards )

-reading to the boys the same version of “The Night before Christmas” that my dad used to read to me

-any Celestial Seasonings Christmas-flavored tea (took a fun tour there today)

-packages from family on the doorstep

-Bubba singing “Happy Birthday, Jesus” to himself

-scarves and mittens

-letting the kiddos help light and then blow out the Advent candles over and over and…

-wrapping presents and feeling blessed

-a long phone call with a favorite sister

-planning feasts for great friends

-searching far and wide for the perfect gift for Haus.  I like spoiling that man.

-”White Christmas”… still one of my favorite movies any time of year

-Pumpkin Cheesecake candles

-preparing Christmas cookie plates for neighbors

-the anticipation for the celebration

Would love to hear your favorite thing about this season.  Oh and send me a message if you would like a Christmas card!

Much love and blessings this Christmas as we celebrate Jesus!

© 2010, FROM MILITARY TO MOM. All rights reserved.


Related posts:

  1. Should I send out Christmas cards this year?
  2. Easy Advent calendar for kids 2011
  3. Aarhaus Christmas Letter 2009
  4. Easy Advent Calendar Ideas for Kids
  5. Update to DIA Welcome Home Christmas Celebration

Leave a Reply

Panorama Theme by Themocracy

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License.