Today I am grateful for the wide-eyed innocence of children.

Part of my time this morning was spent accompanying my grandchildren and great-grandchildren to greet Santa Claus upon his arrival at the mall.Watching my great-granddaughters, who are almost two and almost four, and the other children squeal with delight brought giggles to this aging heart.As we traveled through the mall, we encountered an activity for the kids that involved using bows to complete a picture of reindeer, snow and