The *wonder* of Christmas is more…

The wonder of Christmas is more than carols singing and silver bells ringing. What is the wonder of more at Christmas for you?

The wonder of Christmas is more than sugar-plum-fairies and we-three-kings-of-orient-are. When Daughter was around five years old, we took her to see The Nutcracker performed by the Houston Ballet. The experience enthralled her and we’ll always have that memory. But while the scene of the Sugar Plum Fairy may have had us wondering at the talent and … Read the post

Away from the noise

Sometimes we need to get away from the noise of this world. How is that possible? Find out what I do and how you can, too.

My favorite song changes about as often as the days of the week. There is one song, though, that could be my theme song. Written and recorded by Israel Houghton, it begins with these words: “Away, away from the noise…” Admittedly, I do have a problem with noise. If I’m trying to concentrate on something, others … Read the post