The Five Phases of Christmas

Yesterday, and even more so after a conversation with my friend Meghan, I realized that there are phases when it comes to the Christmas spirit. It ebbs and flows and takes you on a rollercoaster of emotions and stress. This is due in part to the fact that Christmas wouldn't happen without mom. Moms make … Continue reading The Five Phases of Christmas

All They Want For Christmas Is…EVERYTHING

Last week I was nostalgic for all things near and dear to me that I love about Christmas past and present,  but this week it's time to get real. For all the baked Christmas cookies and sweet memories we're making there is the ugly side of Christmas that made the Grinch so enraged that he … Continue reading All They Want For Christmas Is…EVERYTHING