December 1st!!!!! Christmastime is here!!!! I’m sure it’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Christmas (as evidenced by my blog title). I’ll admit that we’ve already been listening to Christmas music and watching Christmas movies for several weeks, and we put up all of our Christmas decorations about a week and a half ago:). Yes, I’m a “pre-Thanksgiving… Continue reading Countdown to Christmas!
I love food. Seriously love it. I’m all about a good meal. In fact, I want every meal to be a good meal. Even if it’s just peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, I want them to be made with the best homemade bread, the creamiest peanut butter, and the freshest, locally-made strawberry jam. Because… Continue reading Taste Buds
“In the cookies of life, good friends are the chocolate chips.” This phrase is on a magnet that has been on my parents’ refrigerator for as long as I can remember. I can’t tell you how many times I read this magnet and thought about what it meant, but I honestly think… Continue reading On Cookies and Friendship
As I’ve mentioned before: I love to read and I love inviting my friends into a story that has impacted me in some way. So, here goes another book recommendation! The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak This isn’t a new book and many of you may have already read it. But if you haven’t,… Continue reading Book Recommendation: “The Book Thief”
If you know me, you know that I’m not a fan of hot weather. Like, at all. It makes me cranky and lethargic and sweaty and gross. I prefer to be in the cold weather and be bundled up versus being in the hot weather and attempting to dress in a way that I stay cool enough to… Continue reading A lesson (for me) on how to treat any day like Christmas!
I’ll begin by saying that there’s nothing deep about this post. It’s simply a recounting of my trip to Harry Potter world!!! I will excessively use the words “cool”, “neat”, “awesome”, “fun”, and other words like that. Also, it’s a little long. You’ve been warned. As a lover of amusement parks and an avid Harry Potter… Continue reading I solemnly swear that I am up to no good…
I’m sure you’ve already sped through the first 2 books I recommended and you’re anxiously awaiting my next book recommendation! Well, wait no longer…I got your back! Scouting the Divine by Margaret Feinberg In 2008, Justin and I attended the Catalyst Conference in Atlanta. Catalyst is a conference for church leaders and it was such… Continue reading Need Another Book to Read?