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Christmas at home...

An angel beckons...
Remember the crib from last yearmade use of the angel charts to cover the top this time.... Look at them proclaiming the good news. 
An angel spreading the light... 
This is how it looks...  
The Christmas tree in church that me and a cousin decorated... 

It's Christmas eve and this whole month has been rather exciting, it's a truly magical season revolving round the divine child's birth. Wishing you all a wonderful Christmas season... may the love, peace, joy and hope of the divine child fill our hearts and our homes. Merry Christmas, stay blessed. 

Comments

mahesh said…
Wishing you and everyone at home a blessed Christmas :)!

The decorations are really beautiful!

Ganesh Puttu said…
ahhha....now i know where to drop in (unannounced) on christmas day
Corinne said…
have a great holiday!
xx Corinne
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yummychunklet said…
Have a wonderful Christmas!
Haddock said…
Wonderful crib, and like that angel beckoning.
Karen Xavier said…
Thanks everybody...

Doc, anytime...

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