Posts Tagged ‘countdown to Christmas’

Christmas: Why do we do this again?

Yesterday I was standing in Kohl’s, staring at dress socks — debating between black and brown and blue, plain or patterned — all in the name of one more thing to put in my husband’s stocking, when I overhead two older ladies say, “I just can’t wait until this is over.” They were referring to […] Read more…

Decorating for Christmas

You may find this odd coming from a person who likes decorating, but the only holiday I decorate my house for is Christmas. I don’t decorate for Halloween, Easter nor the Fourth of July. Ok, I do decorate my kids’ doors for their birthdays. And I will change out the pillows on my porch and […] Read more…

Plan ahead: Christmas Cards

I don’t know what your philosophy is on decorating early for Christmas. There are definitely two camps: yay or nay. Some are heck ya, I’ll decorate now (my friend Karen in Utah already has her tree up!). Others are like me. Never, ever will I decorate for Christmas until after Thanksgiving — the day after […] Read more…