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How to Hold Tight to Christmas

A letter to my Princess and my Court Jester because Christmas is not just another day… Dearest Children, Christmas pulls you in, all wide-eyed and giddy with its lights and colors and sounds. Red bows taunt tiny fingers. You ache … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Perspective

It’s Christmas Eve Chaos. Or at least that’s what I called it as family entered my home. As I baked a birthday cake for Jesus this afternoon, I did NOT feel very celebratory. Let’s face it. I was Mommy Scrooge. … Continue reading

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The Magic of Christmas

“I wish I still believed, Mommy,” sighed my almost-nine-year-old daughter. Ella spoke of Santa Claus. She learned the truth of St. Nick last year, but this new reality took hold only weeks ago. Her innocent eyes looked at me and … Continue reading

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