Mandy Snell Harris

Brand new year! Yay!! I hope this finds everyone healthy and happy. The holidays can be an emotional time. When were kids it was all about lights, presents and Santa. It still can be for us young at heart. But we seem to find ourselves, as adults, rushing around and hurrying to get EVERYTHING DONE! And really... ‘the reason for the season’ sometimes gets lost.

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Everything Ella - Ella Thomas

The New Year is a time that makes us all reflect on the world we live in and the changes that could make the world a better place for all.  Perhaps we could start with kindness.

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What goes around... Soroya Bagheri

Ho, Ho, Ho Holidays!
By Soraya Bagheri

Is everyone stuffed yet? Either way, Christmas is on its way! With Tree lightings, family gatherings, Elf On The Shelf, surprises, candle lighting services at church, and SO MUCH MORE! 

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“The prettiest sight to see is the holly  that will be on your own front door”

Oh December with your holiday parties, shopping, gift giving and places to be for this month in Gwinnett County!  This is one of the busiest times and probably one of the most fun times of the year.  Of course by now you should have gotten that live Christmas tree and if you haven’t I am sure Randy’s Nursery on highway 29 still has a few left for you.  I am told David at Randy’s Nursery has “the sturdy kind that doesn't mind the snow.”  

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Deedra and Wayne,  ready to fly back home

The gift of flight
By Earl Gray

Wayne Cease loves to fly. An avid pilot of eight years, the only thing bigger than the big, blue sky he soars in is his heart.

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