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Lately // December 2014

Lately // December 2014

Last summer, I waxed poetic about my love for the summer months. While I do love summer, I have an equally strong affection for the month of December, and all that the Christmas season brings—icicle lights, caroling, and evergreen decor all fall firmly in my “favorite things” category. This month has been wonderful but busy,… Continue Reading

Putting Christ Back Into Christmas?

Putting Christ Back Into Christmas?

There’s been a lot of buzz in recent years among Christians who are concerned that Christ is being “left out” of Christmas. These well-meaning individuals bemoan the commercialization of the holiday and cite the nearly-universal use of the phrase “Happy Holidays” as evidence that the focus of Christmas has shifted away from the birth of… Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Inspiration {Part Two}

Holiday Gift Inspiration {Part Two}

I’ve had a lot of fun compiling these lists of gift ideas, and I hope you’ve found them helpful (or at the very least, entertaining!) as you work towards checking off every last person on your Christmas gift list. We all know that Christmas is about so much more than presents, but finding and giving… Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Inspiration {Part One}

Holiday Gift Inspiration {Part One}

Every year, I have grand intentions of wrapping up my Christmas shopping early—as in, before-Thanksgiving early. This ambitious goal has yet to be achieved, and this year, once again, I find myself post-Black Friday without having made a dent in my Christmas gift list. Thank goodness for online shopping, and the ability to check items… Continue Reading