Another Step to Take: More Christmas books

For three years now, we’ve made it a tradition to sing Christmas carols every evening of advent. Some nights we read Christmas stories, and sometimes we watch Christmas movies as well, but always Christmas carols. As a result my children have learned some of the Christmas carols they would not have heard otherwise. Knowledge of the ...

knitnut.net: Melancholy Autumn

They said it was going to be a drab autumn, on account of the drought, but it was actually quite dramatic. My friend Nancy says  every autumn has its own dominant colour, and I think this year it was orange.  I don’t know if there actually were more orange trees this year or if I ...