1) Mail Christmas cards
2) Finish shopping
3) Wrap gifts
4) Decorate (OK, this one probably just isn't going to happen)
5) Bake cookies (I'm crossing my fingers for Christmas Eve)
6) Ship gifts to Texas for my bro and/or his fiance (whoever I may have in our Secret Santa - just in case they're reading)
And without all of this left to do, I would normally be
But this year, for whatever reason, I am not.
Maybe it's because I've had my share of freaking out this year and I'm just all out of freak outs.
Or maybe the freak out has yet to hit.
But, it feels most like the Grace of God is whispering to me and reminding me that all that I have left to do is not what Christmas is about.
And that while I'm never going to get it all done, I can be ready.
And I am wishing for you all a peaceful Christmas spent enjoying those around you and truly celebrating the birth of Jesus.