Yesterday, my son said to me, “It doesn’t feel like Christmas.” His innocent comment sent me spiraling down into a sea of mommy guilt. I actually have not put up one holiday decoration or done my holiday cleaning, much less started my baking. Blame the dreary weather, 20 hours of travel at Thanksgiving, my deadlines, laziness or whatever, but I mean to get started this weekend with putting up Christmas lights and decorating a live ...Read More
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Personally, I miss the days of Blockbuster: Pulling up on any given night and perusing each aisle until I found my perfect movie. Convenience, speed, and ease has taken its place now that we have Redbox and...More
The holidays can bring out the best, and sometimes the worst, in each of us. We are all running in 50 different directions trying to finish our shopping, take the perfect family picture, decorate the house, cook...More
This time of year, those of us who celebrate Christmas love to light up our homes, offices, classrooms — even cars — with twinkle lights, ornaments, wreaths, candles and whatever other holiday embellishments we can get our...More
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