January 1, 2016
On of the things I love about our family holiday tradition is that we linger in this in-between space between Christmas and New Years, and a little beyond.
December 26, 2015
Each Christmas, though my body is in one place, my heart is in many places, specifically in all the places I've celebrated Christmas through the years, and with family spread across the country; western Canada, New England, Quebec, and the Maritimes.
December 19, 2014
This weekend our Christmas festivities will begin in earnest.
January 12, 2014
I suppose I could use plastic storage bins for the tree ornaments, nested together in an IKEA photo shoot worthy fashion. But cardboard boxes work and they also tell a story.
January 3, 2014
The time between Christmas Eve and New Year's is our family's high holiday of the year. A week long celebration of outdoor winter activity, games, and feasting with family and friends.
December 26, 2013
In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan, earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone; snow had fallen, snow on snow, snow on snow...
December 9, 2013
I've felt a little "Christmas writing bereft" on the blog so I thought a holiday update was in order.