Posts Tagged ‘advent’

My Christmas Card Addiction

It started 20 years ago when my grandmother called and said she received my Christmas card – a whole day ahead of my mom’s card. It became a friendly competition to get the cards to grandma first so we could enjoy her bragging rights all year. Even though she passed away in 2010, I’ve kept…

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Advent & Keeping My Sanity

That must be an oxymoron, no? I can’t EVEN tell you the happy dance I did at noon last Friday when the kids got out of school. No homework! No lunches to make! No schedule! The fun will wear off in a couple of weeks, but right now it’s pretty much awesome. I have a…

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The Cross of Perfection

Growing up, I heard this often: If it’s worth doing, it’s worth doing well. What, you, too? For as far back, and forward, as I can remember success equaled perfection. And vice versa. It’s been this pursuit of perfection that has driven me to try new things, but more often than not, it’s my downfall.…

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Winner Winner Chicken Dinner: Some Fun Cyber Monday Deals

Remember when I shared my art dilemma¬†about which photo art to choose for the perfect gift? Well, the winner has been decided and I *really* hope the recipient loves it. Do you love it? #pleasesayyes Quite honestly, I almost went with that Texas state photo art. It was so unique, but this one won out…

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Are You Advent Ready? j/k :)

I must be joking, right? Seriously. I’m not even back-to-school ready and that happened like three months ago. The kid who had a birthday in September just got his birthday party LAST WEEK. In November. Clearly, I am killing it. Be jealous. But, you know, Advent starts in two weeks and people are going to…

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