Wishing you happy holidays and health and prosperity in the New Year!
The time around the solstice is always a pensive time: not long after the calendar is proclaiming the first day of winter, we find the sun setting later and our days lengthening. Such is the constant paradox, the constant flux, of the energies of life and the universe.
Getting all mystical here, I know :)
We had a brief few days of snow here a little while ago:
Thank goodness for the rain. It is what brings us the green in the Spring :)