Wishing you a simple Christmas

This will be my last post until after Christmas.  So I wanted to wish you all  a Merry Christmas.

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We finally got snow.

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Here is the view of my window, you can see how high the snow came to the building.

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I wanted to leave you with a few inspirations for your Christmas.  If you are overwhelmed by the amount of cooking, or shopping, the holiday usually involves, and yes there are things we want to have as part of our traditions, I will leave you with some images of the enjoyment of simple foods and simple gifts that can still bring a smile to a face.

Remember it’s about being with our loved ones, not driving ourselves crazy to have the perfectly decorated home or the largest display of fancy foods.

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And remember for a child a simple gift made by hand will be remembered for the love of your time that went into the gift now matter how silly.

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A gift of our time is the best gift we can give anyone.

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27 Comments

  1. You are so right. Its not about keeping up the Jones but having fun with your own family – however that’s done! We had quite a simple Christmas that has left us pleasantly full, emotionally fulfilled, and with a few special gifts – there’s still plenty of money in the bank account for January! Hope you had a wonderful day! – Kara xx

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