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A Bundle of Myrrh

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

Archive for the ‘Weather’ Category

One More Snow

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

March 14: We returned from MO with news that school would be cancelled for at least one more week. Then the next morning we had snow. I was so glad I had just packed up all the snow boots and had them taken to storage.


Spring Ember Days

Saturday, March 28th, 2020

March 4: Spring Ember Days are here and I can not believe how perfect the weather is today. We found some signs of Spring “just around the corner” as Frog says.


At The Parsonage: Snow Day

Sunday, March 22nd, 2020

January 17: The babies enjoy a snow day today.


At The Parsonage: Epiphanytide

Sunday, March 22nd, 2020

It’s always sad to see the tree being dragged to its death.

January 10: I often hear how depressing the time after Christmas is. The Christmas decorations are back in boxes (almost) and the house feels so empty. Personally, I love this season. Am I the only one weirdie who actually “decorates” for Winter and Epiphanytide? I add more twinkle lights to the house, light more candles and pull out all our Winter books to snuggle up with. To quote one of my favorite winter books, where Rabbit and Badger get their hygge on…

Ha!” Badger laughed. “How can it ever be warm in winter?” “Wait and see.” said Rabbit.

Badger watched Rabbit set up the checkerboard. She took a sip of the soup Rabbit had made for her. She snuggled deep in the nightie Rabbit had given her. Then she looked out the window at the falling snow.

“You know Rabbit,” said Badger, “being here with you makes me feel…” Badger stopped. “Feel what?” said Rabbit. Badger smiled. “Warm,” she said. “Warm in winter.”