Christmas Night

My yearly Christmas post…because I can’t say it any better than I did two years ago. May your holy day be just that…holy, and blessed. *** [picapp align=”none” wrap=”false” link=”term=night+sky&iid=309917″ src=”0306/0000306659.jpg?adImageId=8640536&imageId=309917″ width=”337″ height=”507″ /] What did the sky look like the night Jesus was born? On that cold night, two millenia before humanity washed out…

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Motherhood Moments in Pictures

One thing about Advent activities: it translates to a lot of “moments” with your children. Moments like feeding goats, camels, and a wildebeest (I kid you not): Moments like watching my son ride a camel: Or how about getting to share a brand new baby cousin with them? Then there are the ubiquitous pictures with…

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Friday Advent Adventures: The Advent calendar

Welcome to Friday Advent Adventures! For the next three Fridays, we’re going to break open a topic and compare notes from our experiences in reclaiming Advent. (The fourth Friday is Christmas Eve, and even I’m not bigheaded enough to think you all want to talk Advent with me on Christmas Eve.) This week, let’s talk…Advent calendars! As…

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