- Sophia: Mommy can we open our presents yet?
Me:Not yet dear. We have to wait to open presents the way that Mary and Joseph had to wait for Jesus to be born.
Sophia: Mommy, is Jesus here yet?
- Translating theology for a three year old. It tests your knowledge and you get to have some interesting conversations.
- Small voices raised in song. Even when they're off key and mangle half the words it's one of the sweetest things you'll ever hear (so long as you don't already have a headache).
- I found the smoldering blankets before anything burst into flame (long story).
What are you thankful for?