What we did on our Christmas break – Part 1

2015 Christmas

We enjoyed a wonderful break from the business of normal life. Our time off started out with our traditional Christmas Eve celebrations.

Everyone is all dressed up and ready for church.


After church we sat down for our traditional dinner including ham, rice, corn, salad, feta and olives. For dessert we enjoyed some of the sweet treats we made earlier in the week: Grammy’s no bake cookies, maple fudge, chocolate fudge, […]

Family Easter Celebration


Spring break is over and it’s time to get crackin’ with all the spring cleaning. {More on that later on this week.} But before I get started, here’s a little peek at our Easter Sunday celebration.

The kids all dressed up and ready for church. Pretty smiles.


Laughing uncontrollably…this photo session is over.


We had some friends over in the afternoon for some coffee and cake. I made my Fancy […]

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Family Photo Christmas 2012

A belated Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from our family to yours.

Here’s a little glimpse into our family festivities.

To start off, I thought you might enjoy hearing the kids playing prelude music for our Christmas Eve service.

Now we’re back home. The table is set.

A beautiful centerpiece from my favorite florist.

The fire is lit.

And we’re ready to dig in.