December 24, 2018

Some people (my family and I included!) don’t enjoy the weeks leading up to Christmas, while some people really like the lead up. It makes me feel stressed from the time it begins and I don’t get the warm glow of Christmas, even though the decorations are pretty and the stores are all busy. The movie-like Christmas get together is unachievable, and the pressure to have the perfect family time, perfect gift wrapping, and the perfect friends and family is too much. We can start to feel detached from Christmas when the media pressures us to constantly smile and laugh, […]