Do You Believe in Santa? I do.

When I was growing up we were poor. I look back now and I am not sure how my mother and father managed as well as they did. I think for the most part my brothers my sister and I did not notice how poor we were. We had clothes and we never went hungry. […] . . . → Read More: Do You Believe in Santa? I do.

Guess What We Did Today

For weeks now Quinlan has been afraid of Santa Claus. He said he did not like his moustache at all. He did not like that Santa came into the house down the chimney. He was not sure about this Santa person at all, and he seemed to want to be as bad as possible so […] . . . → Read More: Guess What We Did Today

Advent

This was the first rehearsal for the Advent Carol Service on Sunday. Advent, the sacred (as opposed to secular) countdown to Christmas, consists of the 4 Sundays previous to Christmas. This year because Christmas is on the Sunday, Advent is the longest it can be. The next five weeks to Christmas are filled with both […] . . . → Read More: Advent

Too Long for Twitter

Most of the time I am now posting to Twitter so I have been writing lots of approximately 140 character snippets of our life.  Today I had a conversation with Aidan that wouldn’t fit into that constraint so you get the privilege of having me blog after the longest time. At least I hope it […] . . . → Read More: Too Long for Twitter