Look. I have three small kids. I am pregnant with twins. I could sleep 24 hours a day, I'm so exhausted with morning sickness. I have no time to stress about the holidays this year. In some ways, this is so freeing! I have no room to work myself into a tizzy trying to make the perfect Advent and Christmas for myself or my family. All I can do is take care of myself, make sure my kids are taken care of, and trust that anything beyond the basics will be pure grace. Truthfully, if I lived more of my life this way, it would be transformative. Normally I start to get all excited (and overzealous) about Advent this time of year. It's my favorite liturgical season, a time literally pregnant with the Incarnation of the living God. But this year? I have to slow waaaaaaay down. Which is why it's perfect that my dear friends Nell and Nancy (and I) already created the perfect Advent solution for moms like me. Today we're delighted to launch a special 24-hour bundle of our … [Read more...] about the simplest way to celebrate Advent. I PROMISE.