What's your favorite holiday tradition with your kids/family?
The overall result, though, was that the month felt much more special. I was more calm. The kids loved waking up to see what special activity we had planned. And best of all, I think we were much more focused on spending time together as a family, enjoying the season and each other. If you are looking for some fun holiday ideas, you can read about them under the 25 Days of Christmas label on my blog: http://sabbaticalmom.blogspot.com/