Affirmation Mondays

Joyeux Noel ~ Holiday Word List and More

Merry Yule and Joyeux Noel original photo by Ella Patrice via LaWhimsy

A Joyous Yuletide Season to you all! I hope that you and all of your loved ones are safe and finding so much to be grateful and merry about! I am going to be stepping away from this space until after the first of the year but I wanted to leave you with some sweet merriment before I do.

Here’s a lovely Holiday themed list of Word Nerd Words, in no particular order:

Hygge, Krampus, Wassail, Inglenook, Noel, Treacle, Scrooge, Clinquant, Mirabilia, Auld Land Syne, Munificence, Scrummy, Tannenbaum, Jocundity

If you are in need a pick-me-up or mood lifter I would suggest checking out these seasonal Monday Mantras…

Monday Mantra 38 ~ Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.

Monday Mantra 39 ~ Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for talk beside the fire; it is time for home.

Monday Mantra 88 ~ In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in Winter enjoy.

Monday Mantra 90 ~ Don’t think the garden loses its ecstasy in winter. It’s quiet, but the roots are down there riotous.

Monday Mantra 91 ~ What seems like an end is often a beginning.

Monday Mantra 139 ~ One kind word can warm three winter months.

Monday Mantra 140 ~ Winter, a lingering season, is a time to gather golden moments, embark upon a sentimental journey and enjoy every idle hour.

Monday Mantra 184 ~ Let us love Winter, for it is the Spring of genius.

Monday Mantra 253 ~ The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart; the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Also feel free to explore the Word Nerd Index and all of the various Monday Mantras I have in the blog.

This season and the start of the new year may not be what any of us had in mind, but we can still make them wonderful, cheerful and hopeful beyond measure! May your holidays be merry and bright and may the new year usher in a wave of fresh delights!!! See you in the New Year!!!!

Namaste ~ Ella

~ Monday Mantras are positive words of wisdom, insight and joy to add a bit of cheer to the start of your week and any day you need a bit of a pick-me-up! For even more inspiration please check out my Monday Mantra Pinterest Board and my Quote-spirational Board!

~ Check my Instagram on Mondays for Inspirational quotes and every day for a little jolt of happiness!