I am all too aware that in a few short years one of my children will be off to University.
And when that time comes, I want to remember what it was like to have kids in the house at Christmas.The inspiration for this project comes from Ali Edwards.
I adore her blog.
It was the first blog I started reading back in 2005.
And I still read it every day.
You can read about the process as described by Ali here:
The idea is this: Make a scrapbook page for every day in December up to the 25th.
Sounds daunting, doesn’t it?
I tried it last year.
It forced me to slow down a little and reflect~it was such a rewarding experience.
I used a 6×6 scrapbook album that I constructed before December 1st came.
Here are some Christmas memories from 2009 I captured from participating in this project:
December 5th~ the day we trimmed our tree: