Motherhood Encouragement for a Peaceful Christmas

Long before the busyness of the holidays arrives, I want to offer motherhood encouragement that you really can have a peaceful Christmas plan that works– even if you are busy mom. Christmas is a wonderful time when the world comes together to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. As a mother, I dream of a peaceful Christmas. I know the memories that we create during the Christmas season are a priceless part of our family’s legacy. Spend a little time on Pinterest, and it is easy to find numerous ideas to celebrate Christmas as a family. My list of Christmas things to “try” can quickly get out of hand, though. Please tell me I am not the only one! It is easy to over-schedule the family by planning as much Christmas celebration and fun as we can into December. The last several years we have been planning for a peaceful Christmas, and it has made a world of difference in our family. Before our Peaceful Christmas Planning It started innocently enough. Pinterest inspired us to start doing an advent activity in our homeschooling each day in December. We tried Christmas alphabet activities one year, another year, we planned to learn Christmas songs each day. ButREAD MORE