lights, sounds, and smells of Advent and Christmas

I love the lights, sounds, and smells of Advent and Christmas. Each one seems to remind me of happy memories, youthful longings, and a sense of belonging. I remember one Christmas my grandma Mac gave me a gift that was placed in a reusable bag. I was a deeply religious high school student and my grandma, the only other Christian in my family, thought I would love this reusable bag which stated in bright bold words, “Jesus is the Reason for the SEASON!” At the time, I was less than impressed. Still, I professed my love of it like any good grand-daughter would do…..READ MORE

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