Counting is a beautiful way to help us be mindful of the significance of occasions and to prepare our minds and spirits to appreciate more of what that period of time could offer us. Advent Calendars and Advent Candles & wreaths are a fun and beautiful way to make the days leading up to Christmas meaningful.
If you've been following along with us on our Travelogue you'll know that we are virtually exploring the places from where the Christmas Lebkuchen and pastries and the beautiful ornaments and gifts come in Germany. Now we travel to Dresden - a stunningly beautiful city in the north east part of Germany.
A couple of years ago I had the privilege of touring the Yummiest Factory in the World - Niederegger Marzipan in Lübeck, Germany. But is "factory" the right word? It's more like something Willy Wonka would dream up!