Dear Susan, I once had a friend who derided certain holidays, like Mother’s Day, as “Hallmark Holidays,” events that were created by card makers to prey upon our sentimentality – and guilt – all of which translated into increased card sales for them. It wasn’t until a few years ago that I recognized Christmas… Continue reading Has Christmas Become a Hallmark Holiday?
Dear Susan, Saturday night alone is always dangerous. Ted is away, the kids are at grandma’s and I should be out partying in Vegas like you and Dave. Despite the list of household chores I planned to attack this evening, I find myself torn between Lenten meditations, re-living our trip through James Martin’s… Continue reading Saturday Night Fever