When you’ve spent your entire life in a serious committed relationship with the body of Christ, first with your parents, then with your husband, and your children, it’s difficult to be church-homeless. That season come to an end this month … Continue reading December looked like this
Today was a wonderful Christmas Day. Actually it started with a wonderful Advent, somewhat stress free, and filled with Christmas story, Christmas song and Christmas Scripture, thanks in part to our Christmas Term. Holiday activities have been fun but not … Continue reading Keeping Christmas
At first I was too driven to consider a “Christmas Term.” When I was a new homeschool parent, I was striving to check off the boxes on the schedule, get everyone to piano lessons, physical therapy, PE class and co-op, … Continue reading Our Christmas Term
Merry Christmas everyone! We are having a wonderful day here at the Garner’s! Mr.Garner and I are sitting at our kitchen table with our laptops looking out the window at the snow falling, and the birds at the bird feeder, and the ducks trying to navigate the slush in the river. Our oak tree is beautiful. With every branch outlined in snow it is a study of thick and thin lines and shades of gray. The American Holly tree, always lovely in the gray doldrums of winter, with shiny green leaves and bright red berries, now has snow adorning each leaf. … Continue reading Wow! It’s snowing! A lot!