Merry Christmas
from the Claytons!

Gee, you caught us right in the middle of ....

...cooking up some "party wings"...

We hope you like this way of sharing the latest breaking news from Franklin, Mass!  We love you!

...spreading some frosting ....

Konnichi wa!  Carrie has returned from an amazing two-month stint in Japan with her Principia College abroad program this past fall semester of her junior year. She's setting aside sushi for now and opting for icing and sprinkles instead.

...lighting the wood stove...

Thanks, honey!  When he's not in the newsroom writing about cybercrime or printing posters, he's keeping "his girls" cozy.

...including this "girl..."

  "The very thought of that juicy bone I'll be getting Christmas morning makes me smile!"

...and pondering the Light of the world -- the Christ and His love -- ever present to heal and to comfort...

Love to you all and best wishes for 2013, Mark, Laura, Carrie, and Lily