December 2013: Simple gifts

How a family trip to buy holiday presents opened her heart to forgiveness

My family has always been notorious for celebrating Christmas late. This year, my aunt and uncle were going to host the family gathering in a small town in Texas on New Year’s Day. On the radio the week before, I kept hearing about a new gift shop at a local science museum that was opening on Dec. 25.
So I asked my husband if we could
go shopping there for the kids on Christmas day.

This museum in Houston is home to a famous butterfly center, so the gift shop was filled with so many butterfly items that we decided that the gift for every girl would have a butterfly... Login to read more
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