My affinity for the Christmas season shouldn't be a secret to anyone who has known me for more than a few minutes. I am always way to excited about Christmas, and all other holidays. On Christmas Eve I had planned on attending a group run out of a local running store. The run was canceled… Continue reading Christmas Recap
Would you believe it's 70• in NJ today. On Christmas Eve. 70•. No snow. Just rain. For days. Despite the ridiculous weather, our town still has a Christmas feel to it. Below are some of the festive photos I've taken this week! Not all are from around town, some are of my tree too. … Continue reading Christmas season
Snowflakes everywhere But there is no chill in the air Snowflakes are everywhere because its Christmas season....... ^This is the song I have been singing the last few days. It is exceptionally warm in New Jersey right now. Despite the warmth, I have snowflakes everywhere. Well, mostly just on my running pants and a few other… Continue reading 2 of the 5 days of RED
I hope by this point that it is no surprise that I love Christmas. I love Christmas so much that I get very sad the day after Christmas, I'm not exaggerating. I haven't done much all day because I've been so sad that the Christmas season has come to an end. I did do some… Continue reading Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Running, Family, Gifts, Cats & Happiness!
In 2007, for Christmas, Phil gave me an advent calendar. The advent calendar had 25 clues inside of it. Each clue led me to a gift, yes he gave me 25 gifts that year! This was an exciting Christmas ADVENTure!! I would open a door, read the clue, find a gift, then repeat until I… Continue reading Throwback Thursday–Christmas ADVENTures
Last week I celebrated the 5 days of RED. This week I had 2 days of work and I had contemplated creating the 2 days of green. I did not create the 2 days of green because the majority of the green clothing I own is too bright to be seasonally appropriate. Instead, I did BOWnus days… Continue reading BOWnus days of RED & Christmas Eve Eve
This weekend was filled with lots of fun festivities!! If I wasn't in the Christmas spirit before, I certainly am now!!! In my opinion the weekend started on Thursday night. Thursday night Phil and I went to Longwood Gardens with his family. It is beautiful there at Christmas! We got home late and going to… Continue reading Weekend Festivities
Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year--no I'm not quoting a song! It's just amazing. People generally seem happier and kinder. Also, for those of you who are in college, grad school, or work at a college the Christmas season means the end of the fall semester. This leads to twice the excitement,… Continue reading Christmas Spirit & “The 5 Days of Red”
Christmas trees say a lot about people, they hold a lot of history, and they tell stories. They don't hold history just because they are chopped down when they are many years old, but because the family that they belong to decorates them in their own unique way that always brings stories to the surface. My Christmas tree… Continue reading Christmas Trees, Stories & Love!!!!!!
We now only have 17 days until Christmas and I can't wait. I'll get more excited every day as we get closer and closer to Christmas. Mostly because I love Christmas but partly because I will be closer and closer to being done my semester, partly because I will be less busy at work, partly… Continue reading Christmas is my favorite 🎄