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A Different Kind of Christmas

A Different Kind of Christmas

Anita Renfroe posted a song recently, by a Christian artist familiar to me, named Mark Schultz.  Reluctant to listen, knowing full well that I’d find myself in a puddle of tears by the end of the song, I debated.  See, the song was prefaced with something like, “for those of you missing loved ones this … Continue reading

Christmas 2013 Part II.

Christmas 2013 Part II.

After the gifting was finished, we all sat down together for a lovely brunch. The gold-rimmed glasses with orange juice always make the perfect finishing touch to the table on Christmas morning!  There was baked stuffed french toast (complete with raspberry pudding drizzle), a ham, egg, & cheese bake with hash browns on the bottom, … Continue reading

Christmas 2013.

Christmas 2013.

Yes, it is 2014 and I am FINALLY getting the time to post about Christmas (last year ;))  On Christmas Eve, the same as every other year, we traveled to Lancaster to visit and have “Christmas” with my Dad’s side of the family. We surprised my grandparents with a large collage photo of all the … Continue reading

The Eve of the Eve of the Eve.

The Eve of the Eve of the Eve.

Jarid was not an easy person to buy a gift for this Christmas.  Every time I asked him for ideas, he would either tell me he would think about it, or say things like, “I don’t need or want anything, as long as I have you”… UGH. Lame! Just kidding.  I eat.that.stuff.up.  I had gathered … Continue reading