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But it seems like Monday…

I feel like Frosty the Snowman when he first comes to life and shouts, “Happy Birthday!” A bit overwhelmed and quite discombobulated. It’s been a long holiday season—and it isn’t over yet… I couldn’t tell you the day of the … Continue reading

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In defense of Christmas Letters

I look forward to opening a Christmas card that includes a yearlong family update. I know a lot of people think Christmas letters are stupid, filled with enhanced positivity, but so what? You don’t really want your friends or family … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season

It is officially that time of year when I begin thinking in “and thens.” Yesterday was my son’s birthday (24, who believes?) and then there’s Thanksgiving (times two), and then there’s my daughter’s birthday (26, holy shit), and then there’re … Continue reading

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The Gift of Regifting to Yourself

There are ninety-seven days until Christmas. That’s over three months, but—. It seems far away, sort of, but it’s not. And you know it’s not because there are holiday decorations and supplies in all the stores already. (Christmas after Labor … Continue reading

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