Friday, December 14, 2012

Of Nativities & Perfect Trees

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What a joy to have a Christmas journal—I find myself sitting with it while watching old movies with my family—reminiscing & doodling away about Christmases past & not-so-far-away past…

DSC01819_edited-1 {I love nativity sets & have quite a few.  For years I’ve left one out all year long—just to remind me of the reason for it all…}

About things & traditions near & dear to my heart…

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…ways in which the season has influenced our family’s life in very real ways…

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…memories of all the years I can remember of finding that “perfect” Christmas tree…

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…sometimes just illustrating a favorite Christmas carol or thought…

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I’m finding it’s helping me keep the spirit of Christmas very close to my heart this year…

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Wishing you the warmest & happiest of Christmas reminiscing…

Julie