The day was overcast, for which we were glad, as that meant a cooler run in the evening. What we didn’t anticipate was the run being rained out! Since we were already dressed, the route was already marked, we decided to run with some of our friends who had not been deterred by the rain. Continue reading “Santa Run for Wishes”
Yesterday was the first Sunday of Advent. It marks the new year for us in the Catholic Church.
It wouldn’t be this time of the year without candles, marking the weeks of Advent, a time of preparing for Jesus’ birth.
The first candle is lit. For Hope.
It has been overcast and we found ourselves with a whole day at our disposal; naturally, cookie-baking was in order.
Older Daughter found this recipe while combing through Tumbler. She thought they were shortbread cookies, but in fact, they are the opposite of short: these are rich & buttery but are also chewy. Continue reading “A Cookie Baking Sort of Day: Norwegian Christmas Butter Squares”
All you need is faith, trust, and a little bit of Pixie Dust! ~TinkerBell~
Photo taken at Pixie Hollow for our dose of Magic in Hong Kong Disneyland, April 2016.