Wandering About Around Christmas

We were spoiled with mild weather until mid-November.  Trees were still dressed in different shades of gold, red and brown.  It was so mild that my neighbor’s magnolia tree was starting to bud with new life, just as confused as the rest of nature! Suddenly temperatures dropped and we had to bundle up. That wasn’t […]

Should I Accept the Christmas Invitation?

It’s the season of gift-giving, celebrations, and yes, stress and hectic pressure also. Most of the world celebrates: companies have Christmas parties; communities provide plays and festive carol singing; churches offer Christmas pageantry, carols, concerts and joyous events; and of course, families get together for merriment and Christmas cheer. For many it evokes pictures of […]