The Perks of Waiting For Christmas

Merry Christmas, everyone! This year was the first time Andrew and I made concerted efforts toward celebrating Advent during Advent and waiting for Christmas to put up the tree and hang stockings with care. I have to say, the whole experience has been fantastic. It’s true that good things come to those who wait and […]

Advent? Whatfer??

Happy Liturgical New Year!! My friend Julie posted this today: Advent in 2 Minutes – nice, simple explanation with plenty of clarity!

Jesse Tree!

Hey Everyone! Advent starts tomorrow – Happy New Year! Check out this great post from Healthy Family to do your very own Jesse Tree this year. The site offers full-color or black-and-white images for your child(ren) to color, too. These ornaments are geared toward little ones, but there are plenty of “big kid” or “grown-up” […]

Taking One Liturgical Season at a Time

With just under a week left before the Christian New Year(!), my mind is lately fixed on December, shopping, and decor; but I think I’ll try a shift in focus this year. Without a doubt, December is my favorite month. It’s so full of coziness, Christmas decorations, and cold temperatures that I can’t help beaming […]