Rediscovering Advent!!! (this is a long post!!)

Rewriting an Advent blog seemed silly when I spent so much time delving into what we do here……Enjoy!!!!!

Chasing time and Drinking wine

Advent is such a beautiful time of anticipation.

The children really enjoy this time in our house and how we prepare our hearts and home to receive the Christ child. This year I was very convicted by our parish priest to really live “little Lent”, which is the season of Advent….. to “rediscover” the joys of awaiting a Messiah. I want to deck the house out in purple and have the children live this Advent season in a different way than we ever have. So here are some of the things that we are doing….

I ordered this cool purple table cloth from Amazon that should arrive tomorrow for our dining room table. I figured our advent wreath in the middle would be a beautiful addition.

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So I thought I was going to be super “clever” and put up beautiful purple bows on our Christmas tree for Advent until we…

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