Holidays

St.Nicholas: A Man To Be Remembered

As we establish our homes, we have the opportunity to keep, throw out or amend the traditions we were raised with. We also have the freedom to come up with new traditions! I’m so glad a friend gave me the book by Martha Zimmerman titled, “Celebrating the Christian Year”! Though the book is out of… Continue reading St.Nicholas: A Man To Be Remembered

Family Life, Holidays

A Busy Mom’s Guide To Christmas Shopping

I know there is some belief or stereotype that women love shopping. I’m not in that camp. Of course, when I was younger it was fun. When I had lots of time it was fun. When I could mindlessly wander through the aisles without considering what I was making for dinner, what items took priority… Continue reading A Busy Mom’s Guide To Christmas Shopping

Family Life

Do You “DO” Halloween? Fall Celebrations As Unique As You Are!

I grew up as most children in America do, celebrating Halloween. My mom would spend hours getting creative and making costumes. A lot could be done with an old white sheet. Though the most popular was probably a ghost with eye holes cut out, the best one she made was a tube of toothpaste for… Continue reading Do You “DO” Halloween? Fall Celebrations As Unique As You Are!