Is that time of the year again… the time filled with Christmas songs and glittery trees. It’s a time to be hopeful, to enjoy, to be more open and loving. I asked my mom the other day if she put the Christmas tree up yet… she said the time for the Tree or the “Presepio” in her house is over. Boo. If I was in Italy I would put it up for her as I did when I was a kid. The “Presepio” (Nativity Scene) was one of my favorite things to put up, she had a set that was so unique I never found a similar one to buy for myself. It was composed of the usual culprits, the nativity scene itself, filled with the mages and their camels, but there were many trees, houses, villagers, grass and sky to put around it. It was all made of plasticRead More →