Wednesday Wisdom

Renee Ann Smith —  December 4, 2013 — 22 Comments

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Which Christmas is the most vivid to me?  It’s always the next Christmas.  ~Joanne Woodward~ (Click to Tweet)
The earth has grown old with its burden of care, but at Christmas it always is young. ~Phillips Brooks~ (Click to Tweet)
For the spirit of Christmas fulfills the greatest hunger of mankind.  ~Loring A. Schuler~ (Click to Tweet)
The worst gift is a fruitcake.  There is only one fruitcake in the entire world, and people keep sending it to each other.  ~Johnny Carson~ (Click to Tweet)

Photo Backstory: This week I thought I’d gather some Christmas quotes and share the little Christmas corner of my classroom & my holiday bookshelves. One of my students, a boyscout, made the green wreath. It smells heavenly! And the crazy singing stocking is one that I hung in my mom’s nursing home room last year for her last Christmas. It never failed to make her smile!

Have you begun decorating, friends? What’s your most precious ornament?

This week I’m linking up with Miscellany Monday, Splashin’ with Sara, Tuesday Muse, WW Create with Joy, WW Catch My Words, WW That Suburban Mama, WW Ms Mystery Case, WW Heartbeat Magazine, Wisdom Wednesday, Wholehearted Home Wednesdays, Wordless Wednesday, Wordful Wednesday, Woman to Woman, WW Books & More, WW Mom’s Own Words, WW Stacy Uncorked, Jenny’s Wordless Wednesday, Mommy Blog Hoppers WW, Sugar & Spice WW, Mrs. Tee WW, Funny Things WW, Frugality WW, Mary Denman WW, Raising My Boys WW, Winsome Wednesday, Wise Woman Wednesday, Works for Me Wednesday, WW @PD Mama, Judy’s WW, WW Blogspot, WW 5 Min for Mom, Whimsy Wednesday, Rurality Blog Hop, Thursday Favorite Things, Thriving ThursdayLittle Things Thursday, Hearts for Home, Thoughtful Thursday, Raising Mighty Arrows, Share the Joy Thursday, Time Travel Thursday, Create It Thursday, Desire to Inspire,Thrive @Home Link Up, Grace at Home, Faith-filled Friday,  Fellowship Friday, Friendship Friday, Freedom Friday, Womanhood w/ Purpose Friday Link Up, Essential Friday Link-up, InstaFriday @Life Rearranged, Still Saturday, Sunday Snapshot, Heart Reflected, Fresh-brewed Sundays, and The Sunday Community.

Renee Ann Smith

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I teach literature in a Christian high school by day and write inspirational fiction by night. I love to share heart-touching quotes and stories here on my blog. So glad you stopped by!

22 responses to Wednesday Wisdom

  1. You’re so right. Christmas trees are always perfect.

  2. Your classroom looks beautifully decorated and love that you even added your mom’s stocking, too. Thanks for sharing and so happy to have you link up with us over at the Mommy Blog Hoppers today!! 🙂

  3. I agree. All Christmas trees are perfect. Love your post and glad to see you stop by for visit. Pls come again.

  4. I like the 2. picture.
    Thanks 4 your great blog!
    Happy Evening, Wieczora (◔‿◔)| My photoblog

  5. Indeed, such a cute Christmas tree! 🙂

    Happy Wordless Wednesday! My entry is here.

  6. Love the place! So beautiful! ^_^

    Have a fantastic week!

    WW is up here

  7. Thanks for stopping by and sharing your words of encouragement, ladies! I so appreciate you!

  8. I saw that same stocking in stores last year. I was compelled to play with it every time and it never failed to make me smile too 🙂 {{hugs}} for a joy-filled Christmas, Renee!

  9. Yes….if you want perfect then get artificial. Nothing about my Christmas will be perfect,

  10. Oh what fun to have a classroom setting so beautifully decorated with Christmas joy. LOVE the stocking!

  11. Well, that is true! Nothing like your very own tree.

  12. Just to see the wall of books, made my heart pitter patter! Merry Christmas to you.

  13. Hi! I’m working on the 4th version of my annual ‘Christmas around the world’ post. Would you like to send me a link to yours? Please check my blog for instructions! 🙂

  14. we have been decorating – I don’t think I have any precious ornaments?

  15. I love the pictures and quotes; I love to share them.
    Blessings!

  16. LOL. Love the Johnny Carson quote. It cracks me up. I’m a music teacher and there used to be a Fruitcake song my kids would sing in school about that–one fruitcake that everyone would pass around until it came back to the first person. It was hysterical. Made me laugh.  I’d  love to have you link this to Titus 2 Tuesday this week on Cornerstone Confessions.. I hope to see you there. 
    Kathy

  17. Such sweet pictures!
    Thanks for sharing at Essential Fridays.
    Blessings
    Mel from Essential Thing Devotions

  18. I love Christmas trees! You’re right; they’re always perfect. Thanks for sharing at Tales of a Pee Dee Mama.

  19. Happy Sunday! I’m resting today~suffering from a bad cold. Have a blessed day.

  20. I agree, ALL Christmas trees are prefect. Thanks for sharing.

  21. I love my Christmas tree it is my favorite part of Christmas

    mollyxxx

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