Articles Posted in the " Christmas " Category

  • 7 Ways to Manage Stress Over the Holidays

    Do you find the holidays stressful? It’s such a busy time with high expectations of perfection, “comfort and joy”. How do you manage it so that you actually can enjoy it? This year we have activities planned..


  • Do You Get Excited About Christmas?

    Do you nurture that little child within who was so excited about Christmas? I do. I enjoy every moment of this time of happy anticipation. When I was a child, the magic of Christmas began on the..



  • What do You do on Christmas Eve?

    On Christmas Eve we attend mass then we meet the rest of the family at my Dad’s house. There we say our first official, “Merry Christmas” and the festivities begin. Dressed in our finery, happy and relaxed..


  • What was Your Most Memorable Christmas Gift?

    When I arrived in residence my first year of university, my sole music source was a desk-top clock radio.  I was surprised to find it seemed everyone else had powerful sound-systems; tuners, amps, turn-tables and large speakers…


  • Do You Know Your Worth?

    My favorite Christmas Special is the holiday classic, “It’s a Wonderful Life”. I look forward to watching it every year. We can’t watch movies such as this without relating to them in some way.  I love what..


  • What is Your Favorite Holiday Tradition?

    It was our first Christmas together as a married couple. My husband was on the floor in the living room, putting the finishing touches on the wooden manger he was building for the ceramic figurines my mother..