christmas

A Christmas Pause

A Christmas Pause

For months I’ve been planning for a Christmas that may or may not happen, never knowing whether I’d go into labor before (or on!) Christmas and throw the whole thing off.  I had run through various scenarios in my head and concocted a few varieties on my game plan for how to handle the unplanned.  […]

Christmas in the East

Missy tells me I should make a pre-New Years resolution and write a Christmas blog entry before the clock ticks midnight. Since we’re heading out the door to Mezza Madness at Lebanese Taverna in less than ten minutes, here goes. We spent Christmas with my family this year in Mount Vernon, Ohio. Since I took […]

Christmas at the Concert Hall

Enjoying the Nutcracker, Washington StyleOriginally uploaded by jmsmall2005. We got dressed up last week to take in a little Christmas in Washington, theatre-style. On Sunday night we went to see “The Nutcracker” at the Warner Theatre downtown (Jason’s first ballet experience!). The Washington Ballet Company put a twist on the seasonal favorite by turning the […]