Personal Update

It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas

We did the Christmas decorating early this year because of how busy we'll be after Thanksgiving. We had a fun Friday evening of listening to Christmas music and preparing the house with lights, the tree, candles, nativities, and other Christmas collectibles. I love pulling out the Christmas boxes and rediscovering the treasures that I haven't seen for… Continue reading It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas

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Memories for a Lifetime

Today's is a blog update via photos. Charles has been here in Taiwan for Christmas vacation, and we've had a superb time together so far. We've spent time relaxing at home, sightseeing and eating out with friends, and connecting with family (here and afar). Since we have only these three weeks together between now and… Continue reading Memories for a Lifetime

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Tweaked Traditions & Perfect Plans

I love tradition. I delight in recreating the memories and moments of years and times gone by. I'm terrible at throwing things away in my home because as I sort through objects--some of them completely worthless--I can't help but remember all the moments or feelings associated with them. I listen to certain music or watch old movie… Continue reading Tweaked Traditions & Perfect Plans

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A Lyrical Retelling

What?  You've never heard of Andrew Peterson?  Well, it's time I remedy that. Andrew Peterson is my favorite musician for many reasons, not least of which is his Christmas album entitled Behold the Lamb of God.  In the following short interview, Peterson describes his album as "a lyrical retelling of the coming of Jesus into the… Continue reading A Lyrical Retelling