Today I need to: Wrap presents  Figure out menu for Christmas Day Make grocery list and go to store Help two daughters make a total of three batches of baked goods for Christmas presents  Today I would like to: Sleep until 7:00 (too late) Enjoy an uninterrupted cup of coffee while gazing out on the … Continue reading Today


Today marks the first actual cold weather we have had. From a high of 81 yesterday, dropping only to the high 70's yesterday evening, a cold front went through dropping the temperature rapidly and dramatically. The temperature this morning was 34 with a windchill of 23! We stood outside last night and "watched" the front … Continue reading Bundled 

A Full Weekend 

We have had a delightful weekend visiting with out-of-state friends! We went to the Houston Children's Museum Saturday and it was a big hit. After Vespers we ate and played at our house, and visited again this morning at and after Liturgy. We're so glad they made the trip!

Parish Christmas Tree

Last Sunday after coffee hour the children decorated the parish Christmas tree. Our Miss Moppet was chosen to put the angel on the top. It wasn't easy for Ken to hoist her up there, and the angel almost took flight, but they managed it in the end.