Winter, so full of cold days, early dark nights, wet streets, and shivers… but so much beauty. Warm sweaters, steaming tea cups, exposed bark branches, crisp morning jogs, a few last golden leaves falling, festive holiday parties, long snuggly hugs, magically colored lights, and sparkling white snow…
I spent this December week writing in coffee shops, meeting friends for tea, perusing artisans in an outdoor holiday market… cranberry apple cider in hand, gliding ice skaters nearby.
I hope you’re enjoying this beautiful cozy December and holiday shopping isn’t stressing you out too much.
Remember, presents don’t show love nearly as much as being fully present with those you love.
P.S. In these tough times if holiday shopping is stressing you out, read this article by Zen Habits for alternative ways to spread holiday love.
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