After attending the school Christmas Story Journey last night (where Galen works and Elle attends Kindergarten) I feel blown away by the Christmas Story like maybe never before. It was so so good. I walked through with my sister Julana, her kids, Laila and Sterling. Watching the wonder and awe on their little faces made my night too- they were SPELL-BOUND.
This morning I was thinking about a few of the cool things I have come across online this Christmas (nursing baby= more time online!) that I have really liked and thought I would share just a few.
The simple beauty of this blog: Keeping It Cozy.
Then there was this Focus on the Family episode I was lucky enough to catch while driving. I can’t say enough good about it. It was the most interesting, fun, thought-provoking piece I have heard on the history of Christmas. YOU SIMPLY MUST TAKE TIME TO HEAR THIS! The linky:
I have heard many raves about the movie The Heart of Christmas… then a few days ago my friend Carmen offered to loan it to me. I plan to watch it tonight.
Here is the trailer if you want to get a sneak peek…
My friend Stephanie pinned these Nativity Story coloring pages on Pinterest and I quickly printed them for Elle and Laila, I though it was the darlingest thing ever.
My ‘Christmas Ideas’ Pinterest board keeps inspiring me.
And lastly, an old favorite, but still dear as ever…