ADVENT 2013 FAVORITES:
I have to start with O Come, O Come Emmanuel. Have. To. Start. And I just found a Bad Religion cover. What?!
|I made this last year: http://catholicicing.com/advent-wreath-craft-for-catholic-kids/#comment-9986|
This is a new favorite: the Saint Andrew Christmas Novena. The prayer is beautiful. It is my first year saying it, but I am so glad that I was introduced to the prayer! Thanks, Cathsorority ladies!
Honestly? Experiencing everything as my children do it for the first few times of their lives. Telling them the story of Christ and how we are waiting for his birth. Figuring out how our family will handle the St. Nick/Santa/Christ issue. Laughing and starting our own traditions. It is just a beautiful time of year!
This looks to be a new Advent tradition: cooking a turkey dinner! So I just have to say that I am looking forward to eating this:
How are you preparing this Advent?