Store-bought

“Generosity is never out of season.” — Janet Morris “The best gifts come from the heart, not the store.” — Sarah Dessen *   *   * Store-bought Beauties ~ Cellophane-wrapped tulip bouquets translate into packages of joy. • Photograph by Mary O’Connor © 2019

Window shopping

“Christmas isn’t a season, it’s a feeling.” — Edna Ferber “Maybe Christmas,” the Grinch thought, “doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.” — Dr. Seuss    *   *   * Olivia does some holiday window shopping.  — Photo by Jay Gionet © 2018