Merry Christmas 2013


Wishing you and your family a wonderful, beautiful, memory filled day with your family or whoever you are celebrating with.  I am so grateful for the opportunity to celebrate the birth of my Savior, who came to earth to give his life for me, so that someday I can live eternally with this family I love and adore so much!! I am grateful for each and everyone of you who stop by to visit.  Thank you for allowing me to share all the things I love with you each week. [Continue Reading…]

Merry Christmas from the Wilkes Family – 2012


From our home to yours…our 2012 Christmas card.   The back of the card… Let us relish life as we live it, find joy in the journey, and share our love with friends and family. -Thomas S. Monson Taking off some time this week to enjoy having 3 of my 5 kids home!  Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas! To view past years Christmas cards : Merry Christmas 2011 Merry Christmas 2010  Merry Christmas 2009 Merry Christmas 2008 Enjoy! Leigh Anne You can also visit me on Facebook, Pinterest, [Continue Reading…]

Merry Christmas 2011 – from our house to yours!


Just wanted to take a moment today to wish you all a Merry Christmas!  I am so grateful for all of you who take time out of your busy days and lives to visit with me here on the blog. I love knowing that you read it and that the blog helps you out now and then. I especially appreciate those of you who take the time to leave a comment to let me know you are there.  A nice comment is just about the best gift you can give [Continue Reading…]

The Wall Street Journal and Me!

Wall Street Journal

So yesterday morning I started my morning reading the Wall Street Journal.  Just like I do every morning (NOT!) And what did I find on the cover of the Personal Journal Section!? Yes – that would be a picture of my family Christmas card for this year!! Actually I knew it was going to be there but it was still so fun to actually see it in print. Last week I was contacted by a Wall Street Journal reporter and interviewed about how I do our family Christmas card.  I [Continue Reading…]

Choose Joy 2011


Today I wanted to share with your our family Christmas card. I guess I better call it our family New Year’s card because it actually hasn’t gone out in the mail yet. We have discovered, now that our children are older, that the times when all six of us are home, under one roof are getting fewer and fewer.  Add into that the holidays and a photographer’s schedule and you end up getting your Christmas card picture taken after Christmas and you end up with a New Year’s card! None [Continue Reading…]