My Christmas wish is that you don’t spit in the Thanksgiving dressing.


This post may contain affiliate links. Please view my¬†disclosure policy¬†for more information. We all know that Daylight Savings Time throws us all off for at least 6 months. Did you know that during this time science is telling us not only does Daylight Savings Time affect our sleep and moods but during this time there … Continue reading My Christmas wish is that you don’t spit in the Thanksgiving dressing.

Two Step Game Plan for Handling Holiday Guests named Drangst


My perennial holiday guest has arrived a bit early this year. I can't say I wasn't expecting him. Or that I would have prepared any differently. When he arrives each year I'm not exactly clotheslined. It's more I succumb to being annoyingly suprised. I think I struggle a bit with his lack of respect for … Continue reading Two Step Game Plan for Handling Holiday Guests named Drangst

I can only tell my story: HOPE through the hollowness of the holidays


Mom, you just always seem so sad at Christmas.So much for the ole' poker face of cheer. Despite my best efforts every year I just don't feel Christmas. Each year I tell myself to put the Grinch aside. I try to accept every Christmas party invitation and host at least one of my own. I … Continue reading I can only tell my story: HOPE through the hollowness of the holidays