Six and Seventy-Four and Joy

This is the season of lights; the season we light candles for so many reasons. The menorahs, the advent wreaths, the vigils and memorials. So many things to light candles for this year.

IMG_3894My family has an advent log. It was cut and drilled by my father-in-law and my children rolled the advent candles out of bee’s wax. Yesterday was the third Sunday of Advent – so far we’ve lit two purple candles for HOPE and PEACE and yesterday we lit the pink candle for JOY. Continue reading