Friday, December 18, 2009

Christmas Is...



::a manger scene::a children singing in nativity pageants::gingerbread men::gumdrops::candy canes::evergreens::strings of fat bright lights::snow quietly falling::carols reverently sung::happy faces on toddlers::excitement before the ribbon comes off the gift::santa claus::elves::classic movies::three wise men::icicles::steamed up window panes::warmth of a fire::wrapping paper and scotch tape::sugar cookies::choirs::decorations everywhere::happy times::warm memories::snowmen::brightly colored tins::the smell of evergreen and cedar::

4 comments:

~~Carol~~ said...

Yes, it's all of those wonderful things! And my sister and I just decided yesterday that next year it's going to be ONLY that. No going crazy shopping for the perfect gifts. We have decided that all gifts exchanged must be handmade. This should be verrrry interesting!
Merry Christmas!
Carol

Judi said...

Perfectly stated! Judi

Brooke said...

I loved your post :) Christmas is such an awesome time of year. Everyone smiles a little easier and loves a little more during this time of year!

Bloggin bout my Boys said...

That's the GOOD stuff to dwell on!! Hey, did someone paint that ornament of your house? It is GREAT!!! Sue