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A Bundle of Myrrh

"My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh." Song of Solomon 1:13

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Christmastide – Days Eleven and Twelve

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

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Day 11.

The Eleventh Day of Christmas began with this beautiful sunrise.

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The house was quiet with the peace of a new morning. I love moments like this one. The light in the room even seems peaceful. It reminds me to stop and enjoy it while it lasts.


Christmastide – Day Ten

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

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Day 10.

On the Tenth day of Christmas we had our Annual Gingerbread Day.

Clara helped me assemble our houses, from kits again this year because I have learned that, yes, gingerbread from scratch is way better tasting than premade but that’s something I’m willing to sacrifice for the sake of my nerves, my back, my feet and for the happiness of all involved.

We will get back to gingerbread cookies from scratch next year though, cuz…yum.


Christmastide – Days Eight and Nine

Sunday, January 7th, 2018


Day 8.

On the Eigth day of Christmas I was thrilled that it was January 1st and I was still having fun wrapping Christmas presents. While I was doing this Phil had the babies cleaning up the house a bit.

Once we were all done we opened some of the presents I had just wrapped.


Christmastide – Days Six and Seven

Sunday, January 7th, 2018

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Day 6.

On the sixth day of Christmas Lily made her famous biscuits but today cut them out with Christmas cookie cutters. She loved that and claimed all the Stockings were hers to eat.