A Festival of Lights, beauty everywhere

I was sitting in my car on Sunday morning, waiting for it to warm up, and saw this beautiful pattern on the windshield.  At this time of year, we are lighting a lot of lights and candles; celebrating Hanukkah, the Winter Solstice, Christmas, but as lovely as these traditions are, they are only "pointers" to… Continue reading A Festival of Lights, beauty everywhere

A welcoming heart, true perfection

For the last few days, I have been getting ready for my sons, Matt and Tom, and Tom's girlfriend Lindsay, who will be arriving at the end of the week. It has been a number of years since we have all been together on Christmas. I am really excited, and want everything to be perfect.… Continue reading A welcoming heart, true perfection