As we give, something happens in our own hearts which is very wonderful, and rather magical.
With the focus on giving and kindness, and with older kids who had grown out of our old traditions, you may be curious to know how our Christmas turned out.
Well, I am happy to report that we had the best Christmas ever. We had fun making gingerbread houses with friends. The kids did the lion’s share of the construction as well as the decorating. Later we dropped off a spare ‘house’ on a neighbour’s doorstep as part of our Christmas kindness.
We had fun 'candy bombing' our local Four Square carpark and had a moving experience singing carols at the local rest home. We’re not great singers, but the residents didn't mind – they loved having the kids going around with a bowl of Cadbury Favourites and wishing them all a Merry Christmas. They didn't care that we