Month: December 2017

Good bye 2017

2017 has been a very busy year but a generally positive one for me and my wife. We finally moved in to the house we had been rennovating for the last couple years and are starting to get settled in. And I started blogging…

Christmas Challenge 2017: Final Round Up

I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas this year! This is the final round up post for our 2017 Christmas Challenge covering days 18 through 25. Thank you to everyone who participated! It was quite enjoyable reading what everyone came up with for entries!…

Christmas Challenge: Tree

This is for day 22 of our 2017 Christmas Challenge. The prompt being, tree. In a bit of communal spread of holiday cheer, Rebel Girl over at Photogate.ca had posted pictures and asked, Do you have your tree up?  In response, and as requested,…

Christmas Challenge: Stocking

This is for day 20 of our 2017 Christmas Challenge. The prompt is stocking. Feel free to join in at any time and thank you to all those that already have! Nothing miraculous, just a short haiku for this one:   Stockings hung with care…….

Christmas Challenge: Angel

Welcome to day 19 of our 2017 Christmas Challenge. The prompt for today is angel. I invite you to join in on the challenge at any time. Have a great Christmas season!   [Begin scene] A special message, you have to tell, To men…

Christmas Challenge: Santa

Welcome to day 18 of our 2017 Christmas Challenge! The prompt for today is Santa. Feel free to join in at any time!   [Begin scene] Santa tried on so many suits, A search for his best color….   Something that accents his boots, A match just…

Christmas Challenge: Week #2 Round-Up

Thanks to everyone who has been reading, commenting, sharing, and participating in the 2017 Christmas Challenge here at mindescapes.net! We’ve had a decent turn out so far (thank you all!) but we’re always open to more participants! This is the second round-up post to highlight all…

Santa Tracker

Just a short post….I’ve been so busy I haven’t managed a proper post these last couple days. Anyway, for some fun holiday bliss, if you haven’t seen the Google Santa Village and tracker, it is a cute little countdown. I hope to be catching…

Christmas Challenge: Manger

Welcome to the 15th day of our 2017 Christmas Challenge. The prompt for today is manger. [Begin scene] Meager manger full of hay, A soft place for our Lord to lay, He didn’t have the longest stay, Yet lived his life to pave the…

Christmas Challenge: Snowflake

Welcome to day 14 of our 2017 Christmas Challenge, I apologize for it coming a day late. The prompt is snowflake. [Begin scene] It is that time of year, For those of us up north… To hunker down inside, As snowflakes do come forth……

Christmas Challenge: Shepherd

Welcome to day 13 of our 2017 Christmas Challenge. Please join in on the challenge fun, the steps can be found at that link. [Begin scene] As shepherds tend their flock, Unto them comes a shock… The angels take to song, Voicing joy all…

Scene – Christmas Challenge: Rudolph

Welcome to Day 12 of our 2017 Christmas Challenge. The prompt for today is Rudolph. Just click on the link for steps to join in on the challenge fun!   [Begin scene] A quiet night, snow falling lightly to the ground… The faint sound…