on this solstice day i find myself feeling quiet among all the goings-on. there is much to enjoy these days as i watch and help my children bake and craft gifts for loved ones. there is music, a bit of dancing, lots of nibbling. and amidst all this, there is quiet. there is the reflection [...]
wishing you love and light on this solstice day ... happy first day of winter!
we're doing our share of preparations for christmas, and my children are counting the days till the calendar reads twenty-five. the tree is decorated, christmas votives are made, gifts are bought and crafted, cookies are being baked. and while i enjoy my children's enthusiasm during this holiday season, there's another tradition which i hope to instill in them...that [...]