Tag «nativity»

{Currently} How Many Sleeps ‘Til Christmas?

How can Rafe be four months old already? Didn’t I give birth to him, like, yesterday? He has always been a smiley baby, but these days it is so easy to make him giggle. And, oh man, those baby giggles are too adorable. Giggles produce even more giggles, and once he starts and the girls …

{Christmas Craft} Wooden Peg Angels

This choir of angels was inspired by this post on Crafty Morning. The girls had a lot of fun making them, even though it took three days to complete. (We took two days to paint the pegs.) What you need: Wooden pegs White paint Gold/silver pipe cleaners Small white doilies Pink cardboard Pencil crayons Glue …

One Still, Quiet Night – A Christmas Poem

One still, quiet night by the light of the moon, An angel appeared in Mary’s room. “Do not be afraid,” the angel began, “You are part of God’s special plan.” Mary could hardly believe her ears. She took a deep breath to calm her fears. “If it’s as you say, then let it be so, …