Tag Archives: Christmas

Recreating Christmas

Christmas 2015. At our house. Finally. We made it. THIS is the year. The year of retirement. After 9 seasons away we’ve returned to Christmas in Coldstream; a dream come true. With rose coloured glasses firmly (more likely hanging by … Continue reading

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Christmas Through the #Selfreg Lens

There is a fear that when viewing Christmas through a lens of self-regulation, pictures of sugarplums resting, rather than dancing, will come to our heads. Point #1  Self-regulated doesn’t mean Zen Zombie. Having tools to self-regulate allows for freedom previously … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

It’s that time again. It’s Christmas time. I hope that you, my friends, will be taking some well deserved time away from ‘work’. I know I am; I started yesterday! Today I shall be baking, wrapping, and visiting. Tomorrow, the … Continue reading

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Oh That Christmassy Feeling

Can you feel it? The excitement, the buzz, the little bouts of extra energy. Yesterday we awoke to a shimmery skiff of snow glistening on our deck. This little amount of the white stuff was enough to bring smiles, laughter, shouts … Continue reading

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Advent: Anticipation or Angst

Advent: The coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important. (The Free Dictionary) It’s in the air. The chill of the pre-Christmas season. It has a smell, a sound, a taste, a feel, a thought. Senses evoke delicious memories leading … Continue reading

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