Until Next Year….

This is my favorite time of the year by far.  Part of the reason is obvious – the feeling in the air, the Christmas tree is up, hot chocolate with marshmallows, a wood fire burning, snowman-making, sledding, snowball fights, and the knowledge that my sweet, cherub-cheeked 8 year old still believes in Santa (although his kindle search history shows query’s like “images of Santa in the READ THE REST….