Good morning! We’ve made it to the date circled on my calendar because the official begin of Christmas. We’ll get to go to with David’s dad and mom immediately, then my household will roll in mid-afternoon. In some way I really feel prepared!
Presents are wrapped, meals is prepped (all of the meals I’m making are right here), rolls for tonight’s dinner are rising, lasagnas have been transferred to the fridge to thaw, and the home is clear (due to the assistance of my cleansing duo that I’m so, so appreciative of). Nevertheless, I’m prepared for the counters to get cluttered, for blankets to be thrown in every single place, for muddy footprints to cowl the flooring, for shouts of laughter and chaos, and for all the opposite indicators that of proof that our household is collectively and that the youngsters are making reminiscences. One of the best.
Earlier than I log out for the break although, I needed to thanks.
It’s not misplaced on me that after nearly 12 (nearly 13) years of penning this weblog that you just nonetheless select to spend a few of your treasured time checking in on me and my household. Your time is efficacious and so many issues are vying to your consideration each on and offline, so I’m humbled with gratitude to your friendship and your assist. I’m grateful to your feedback, emails, silent visits, and DMs of comradery, recommendation, suggestions, and love. Thanks for seeing me by means of my ups and my downs and our household’s journey by means of life.
I’m trying ahead to an thrilling 2023 and can’t wait to share it with you. However for now, I’m wishing a vacation season filled with pleasure, laughter, and contentment. I do know holidays will be exhausting in sure seasons of life, and in case you are strolling by means of a type of, I hope the small moments of peace and magic bounce out at you so you’ll be able to savor them. And in the event you’re in a season of loads and overwhelming love, I’m so blissful for you. Could you soak in all the great thing about these moments.
Thanks for being right here and thanks for loving on us. Merry Christmas! Love, The Dixons