It's the end of the day. I curled up on the sofa, with the cream afghan pulled over
my shoulders. Soft Christmas carols were playing on the radio. It just all
felt so comfortable and relaxing. For some reason, well, actually for many reasons, I am
really having trouble getting motivated this
Christmas. There is so much waiting to be done, but sitting here
in front of the fire, seems to take precedence.
enjoy looking through each of it's beautifully done pages. So much about this holiday seems
different this year.
Just yesterday, we were keeping our five grandchildren for the day. The weather seemed
more like September, on the sunny afternoon.
Our oldest granddaughter excitedly came running to me, eager to show the tiny bouquet of
dandelions that she had picked for me. Who ever heard of dandelions left to be
picked right before Christmas?
I took her little cluster of flowers and placed them in a tiny vase at my sink, treasuring her
The grass is greener than any December that I can ever remember.
The lady presenting the weather on our local station, claimed that this
is going to be the warmest December ever on record.
But, still the colorful lights flicker, the carols keep playing, and I am so
thankful for it all.
How does the Christmas season feel for you this year?
One more thing, I like this centerpiece that I found on my friend's table last week. What
a simple, yet clever idea. Do you agree?
Hoping that you have someone to love and someone who loves you this Christmas!
Thank you for stopping by!