Tag Archives: Christmas season

All Is Calm

It’s a  dreary day with lowering clouds and a look of snow. To the south, there is a winter storm that’s crossed 2000 miles and is heading for the Atlantic.  Here in northern Virginia, we aren’t expected even to get flurries.  … Continue reading

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Slowing Down: Just Follow Nature’s Lead

While quite a few people seem to have driven themselves into a frenzy of Christmas anxiety buying stuff and doing things, I have slowed to a very relaxed pace. Nature gives us ample hints this time of year. Early darkness … Continue reading

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