I hope you enjoy seeing this years Colorful Christmas tree, as part of Balsam Hill’s 12 Bloggers of Christmas event.

The Christmas Tree is such an integral and symbolic part of Christmas.  In fact, I always start my Holiday decorating with the tree.

It’s what is in between the Christmas tree that makes this time of year so special. I’d like to share 3 things that make all the difference for me, if I make the effort to do them.

LIFT THOSE WHO ARE LONELY OR IN PAIN It’s quite humbling to think of the burdens we can lift and share, by simple acts of kindness and service.

A FOCUS ON THE TRUE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS The sure fire way to fill your heart with the true Spirit of Christmas, was to focus your whole heart on the Savior, Jesus Christ.

SPREAD JOY Spreading joy to those I love has to be a mindful decision and a sacrifice of my own desires.

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