Tag Archives: Christmas

Our Snowy Christmas

Warning: Photo Overload Squirt was up way too early Christmas morning. We told him to go back to bed though. We finally got up around 7 I believe. Gift unwrapping went quickly as always. Here he is with his stack of gifts. The hubby is such a gift wrapping pro is he not? 🙂 The...

The Laughter of Friends

We feel carefully of the gifts left unopened. Deciding whether to steal the gift  unwrapped by a friend or chance the remaining treasures. Contemplation amidst the laughter of friends. Sharing memories of Christmas parties past playing our annual game. My friends, some close and others not as much, but all unafraid to be real, to...

Simplicity

(Self portrait 2009) It is December 4 as I sit looking around our home. No sign of Christmas is to be found yet. No decorations grace the mantle. No tree with twinkling lights. I have yet to pull out the boxes of decorations filled with Santas and ornaments and other holiday items. Why I’m not...