Friday, December 3, 2010

in the air there's a feeling of christmas

I am just so excited for Christmas - my favorite time of the year! A whole season filled with my favorite things: shopping, giving the perfect gift, our gingerbread house party, a mailbox full of holiday greetings,cards and catalogs, christmas pjs, spirit of the season,impromptu family gatherings, our handmade stockings, gorgeous ribbon, wrapping gifts, endless parties, candles, th smell of a fresh christmas tree, baking with mom,the hallmark channel movies, entertaining, cookie decorating, christmas music 24/7, tinsel, christmas dishes, mugs filled with hot chocolate, twinkling lights, goodwill, decorations, sparkles,surprises, christmas eve open house, silver bells, silent night at midnight mass, kids anticipation, handmade ornaments from years gone by, and being home for Christmas.