Month: December 2018

Posted in holidays Traditions

Family Traditions for New Years

With New Years fast approaching, what are some of your family traditions that you have in your house? What are…

Posted in 2018 Christmas Cookies Breads & Desserts cookies In my kitchen

French Butter Cakes – Madeleines

Ingredients 2 eggs 3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup white sugar 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon…

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I love Staycations!

The best part about after Christmas in our house is that my husband, Larry, always takes off 2 weeks from…

Posted in 2018 Advent Christmas December Advent Calendar Just Being Family

2018 Advent, Day 24 –

Luke 2:14 – Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.

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2018 Advent, Day 23 – Christmas Eve Services

Luke 2:16, 21 – So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in…

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2018 Advent, Day 22 – Go Caroling

Luke 2:12 – This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying…

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2018 Christmas – Advent, Day 21, Be a Family

December 21: Luke 2:8 – And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over…

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2018 Christmas – Advent, Day 20, Thankful for time spent together

December 20: Luke 2:11 – Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is…

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2018 Christmas – Advent, Day 19, Mason Jar Lid Ornaments

December 19: Luke 2:9-10 – An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone…

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2018 Christmas – Advent, Day 18, Meals from Scratch – Swedish Meatballs over pasta or rice

December 18: Luke 2:13 – Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and…

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2018 Christmas – Advent, Day 17, Canvas Nativity

What you will need:  4×6 canvas (We picked ours up for 3 for $1 at a Dollar Tree!! some metallic…

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2018 Christmas – Advent, Day 16, Take a family Photo

Luke 1:69-71 He has raised up ahorn[a] of salvation for us in the house of his servant David (as he…

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Happy 15th Birthday, Elwyn

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2018 Christmas – Advent, Day 15, Decorate

Luke 1:14 – He will be a joy and delight to you, and many will rejoice because of his birth,…

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2018 Christmas – Advent, Day 14, Do something for yourself

Luke 1:78 – because of the tender mercy of our God, by which the rising sun will come to us…