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"I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all year." ~ Charles Dickens



Friday, December 7, 2018

It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Fluffy snow piled all around,
Bundled people shopping bound,
Christmas carols fill the air,
Rustle, bustle everywhere.
Here a greeting, there a smile.
Happy faces all the while,
Winter specter, snow and ice,
Kitchen fragrance, pungent spice,
Jingling bells, gay laughter, too,
Old traditions mixed with new:
Church bells chiming will foretell
The age-old story we know well.
Most of all, and greatest worth,
Honouring the Christ Child's birth. - Mary A Barnard

Hello everyone! This blog is getting neglected  these days; sorry about that! I have been doing the ABC's of Christmas on my main blog, Rose Chintz Cottage, so that is where all my efforts are going these days. 

I would like to share with you my tree this year. The ribbon I did differently and I usually change up the mantel every year too.

I have family coming home for Christmas this year and I'm excited about that but there is so much to do. Lots of baking left to do and just preparing for the big day. You all know what I mean. 

However, amidst all this busyness, it's important to remember why we're celebrating. Without His coming, there would be no Christmas. So, take a deep breath and remember to thank Him for His gift to us. Be sure to set aside some time each day for a cup of tea and listen to some Christmas music. Or watch a Hallmark Christmas movie. It's the most wonderful time of the year and the Holidays come but once a year so let's enjoy it all; the magic, the music, the memories.

I will try to post a little more on here but meanwhile, I invite you to join me at Rose Chintz Cottage for the ABC's of Christmas. Have a wonderful and Merry Christmas and may the New Year bring many blessings your way! Hugs to you all!


Keeping Christmas in my heart all year round ~ Sandi

3 comments:

  1. Thank you for your wonderful Christmas blogs.
    Where can I find your Christmas cake recipe?

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  2. I am just now getting to read this. I appreciated your reminder to "take a deep breath and remember to thank Him for His gift to us". I did do this throughout the season and it was so meaningful to me.

    What a lovely post! I trust that you and your family had a wonderful Christmas!

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  3. que blog maravilhoso !!
    adoro o Natal e todo seu encanto..
    grande abra├žo.
    :o)
    https://elianeapkroker.blogspot.com/

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I live a happy life in Green Gables country with my sweet hubby who is a retired pastor. We have three wonderful sons and five darling grandchildren. I love being a home maker and I thrive on bringing beauty and comfort into my home for my family and friends to enjoy. Life is made even richer by my faith in God who has taught me, "The joy of the Lord is my strength." I am so happy you have stopped by and I welcome you through my yellow door.

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Victorian Christmas

Victorian Christmas


Christmas tree 2011

Christmas tree 2011

Christmas Centerpiece


My Collection of Snowbabies


Teacup Christmas Tree

Handpainted Christmas Birdhouses


My Christmas Village

Granddaughter's Christmas Tree


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Some of My Favourite Christmas Movies

Some of My Favourite Christmas Movies
It's A Wonderful Life

The Nativity Story

Home Alone

A Christmas Carol with Alastair Sim

A Christmas Carol with Alastair Sim

Miracle on 34th Street

White Christmas

Christmas in Conneticutt

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

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Acknowledgement
Thank you Carla for your darling vintage cards!

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