Here we are on the cusp of The Holiday Season and I have to tell you I am so completely FULL..of excitement and anticipation and reflection and love for all the things I love most about this beautiful time of year.  The traditions, the preparations, the sounds and sights and smells.  And yes, even the busy.  I think I so love this season because Story lives in its every nook and cranny.  And because it keeps me so naturally focused on all the things that matter most to me:  Family, Faith, Memory Making, Tradition, Joy.

I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to share story encouragements and nudges as part of Tiffany Tillman’s amazing Heart of the Holidays class at  It’s just the kind of project that helps to document the holiday memories with ease and with creativity and with a heart for the story. (more…)