Holiday Joys

At the end of November, I’d posted an entry about Purposeful Celebration, committing to a simple list of goals to keep me from getting caught up in frenetic holiday activity this year. This weekend was rather rainy and gloomy in NJ, but I made mine full of holiday joys too. It’s always the simple things that delight me most!

Here’s what I’ve been up to this weekend to celebrate – how about you?

Christmas Cactus

Admiring my Christmas Cactus in bloom!


Mixing Gingerbread

Gingerbread Ornaments

Gingerbread Ornaments (cookie cutters courtesy of IKEA)

Jingle Bells Christmas Decorations

Jingle Bells on the front door!

Christmas Tree

Putting up the Tree

Christmas Tree

The decorated tree with gingerbread ornaments.

Ornament Portrait

Merry Christmas!


3 responses to “Holiday Joys

  1. LOVE IT! It’s wonderful to deliberately slow down and enjoy every moment of this season that should be joyous, but can be overwhelming and rushed. 🙂

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