Barbara Dahlgren is a freelance author whose articles have appeared worldwide.
Monthly Archives: December 2010
Is Christmas Over?
Christmas – that golden time when the world halts its everyday routine for something special – is over. Candle lit services and Christmas pageants are a memory. Gifts have been opened, bows tossed, stockings removed from the mantle, and carols … Continue reading
I love Christmas time. So in honor of this season I’d like to share one of my favorite poems by Robert Louis Stevenson. Many quote the first part of this lovely prayer, but often leave out the second section which … Continue reading
Here We Come A-Caroling
A friend of ours has revived the custom of Christmas caroling in her neighborhood. For the past few years she has organized a group of us from church to sing not only in her neighborhood but at hospitals, nursing homes, … Continue reading
And So the Season Begins….
My Christmas tree is decorated, carols are pouring from the radio, and as I sit here sipping eggnog while addressing Christmas cards I have no doubt the Christmas season is here – and I love it! Some get stressed just … Continue reading