Making the Most of the Last Weeks Before Christmas


It’s the final hour. The big day is practically here. Are you ready? How’s your sanity? How’s your family?

It’s tempting every year to turn these final weeks of what is intended to be a joyous celebration into a major push to get everything done–presents under the tree, hair tied in rags for Christmas Eve curls, fudge made, elaborate dinner perfected, house spotlessly cleaned and decorated, shoes shined, choir music rehearsed to perfection, Advent devotions pushed through, and kids…oh, what about the kids?

What about the kids? What about that man you married? What about the mama that birthed you and the grandmother that loved you before her baby was even old enough to have you?

Today I’m over at Your Thriving Family talking about making the most of Christmas by focusing on what matters. Pop on over. There might be cookies!

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