My Perfect Breakdown


My Christmas was everything I needed it to be this year – quiet, restful and even hopeful. Christmas Eve was just Mr. MPB, our dog and I at home together.  I stuck to my plan of no tree but we did put out two decorations.  Some red candles and a stuffed Rudolph Mr. MPB sneaked into the cart while grocery shopping.  We watched Harry Potter, Elf and Ronin. As per our tradition… Read More

I’m still undecided about setting up the Christmas tree and decorations this year. But, I realized that we have one set of Christmas lights outside that is permanently in a shrub because the shrub has grown around them so we just leave them tucked into the shrub all year round.  So, I dug out the automatic timer and have set it to go on every evening at dusk for a few hours…. Read More