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"Walk By Faith, Not By Sight" 2 Corinthians 5:7

Christmas Advent Tradition

You would think that having a Christmas Advent calendar would help me keep track of my blogmas posts. In my defense, I was traveling this weekend, so for the next few days you’ll be getting a double dose so that I can play catchup.

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When I was little, I reeve getting a package in the mail from my dad’s mom, Grandma Doris. She sent us many Christmas goodies, presents, parchels, and a hand-made advent calendar.

This has followed me through the years, sequins and all.  When I was younger, we would take turns amongst my siblings to place the felt design into Santa’s bag.

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At the end of the day, though, it always comes back to the true meaning of Christmas.

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Maybe it’s a little outdated, but this is one of my favorite traditions, and is something I will pass onto my children someday.

What does your advent calendar look like? What is your favorite tradition?

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Hi! I'm Shannon, a lover of dogs, coffee, books, words, and Jesus! I hold a Bachelor's in English, with a minor in Communications from Florida State University (Go 'Noles!). Take a peak around, meet Tucker, my rescue mutt, and say 'Hi!'

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This entry was posted on December 8, 2015 by in Holidays, Life and tagged , , , .

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