Monthly Archives: December 2008

out with the old, in with the new

Goodbye 2008, Hello 2009. Beginning a new year is wonderful. I love that fresh feeling of starting over and making new habits and resolving to be better. It’s exciting to look back on everything you accomplished in a year and … Continue reading

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countdown to christmas – days after christmas

One last Christmas related post. I meant to post these each individually but I didn’t have enough about them so here are some ideas for after Christmas traditions. December 26th: Video Night December 27th: Thank You Very Much Day (writing … Continue reading

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countdown to christmas dec. 25- merry christmas

Merry Christmas All! Just a quick post, for the journaling purposes of this countdown. Here is what our Christmas day usually looks like. Wake up (was much earlier when we were younger, is usually between 8:30-10 these days) Open stockings- … Continue reading

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countdown to christmas dec. 24- christmas eve

On Christmas Eve day my sister and I always accompany my Dad out to finish his Christmas shopping. He takes us to lunch somewhere (today was Panda Express.) Then we come home and wrap up the gifts. As I mentioned … Continue reading

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countdown to christmas dec. 23- nativities

My mother is a collector of unique nativities. My favorite part of the Christmas preparations is when the nativities finally come out. Each one has something special about it. I’ve started collecting some of my favorites as well. Wish I’d … Continue reading

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