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Guess what time it is??? It’s time for OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD!!! **Throws confetti** Whoo hoo!! Operation Christmas Child is an amazing program. In case this is your first time hearing about it, OCC is a branch of Samaritan’s Purse, which is an international relief organization that helps hurting people and tells people about Jesus. Pretty cool, right? More specifically, OCC is made up of people, like you and me, filling shoe boxes with simple items. (More on these boxes in more »

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I go back to college tomorrow! Christmas break went by so fast, and I can’t believe it’s over.Here are some highlights from my Christmas break…. My roommate and one of our friends stayed at my house for the first weekend of break. It was very fun! We watched Disney movies, Christmas movies, knitted and crocheted. We also drove around and saw Christmas lights. During break, I was able to hang out with one of my friends from high school. She more »

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Wanted to wish you a very merry Christmas! I hope y’all have a wonderful day celebrating the birth of our Savior.This is the last 12 days of Christmas post. I must say that blogging every day has been a challenge. Fun, but a challenge nonetheless.Today is filled with relaxing with my family. My grandparents and two of my cousins drove in today, and the rest of my mom’s side of the family is coming in tomorrow. Yesterday we visited my more »

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I love Spanish. Have I mentioned that before?I love it so much! So, of course I loved it when my Spanish professor brought this Tex-Mex version of “The Night Before Christmas” poem to our last class this semester.I thought I would share it with y’all, because it’s amazing… and because it’s Spanish :) ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas…. The Tex-Mex Version of “The Night Before Christmas” By Jim and Nita Lee (Dec. 1972)‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through more »

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Today I’m showing y’all the Blimey Cow special, The Christmas Feeling, because 1. it’s fantastic and 2. it points out that Christmas isn’t about us- it’s about Jesus and giving to others.Hope y’all enjoy this as much as I do :)See it here