A Believer’s Celebration of Christmas Should Look Different Than the World’s

Lights and decorations. Finding the perfect gift. Mailing the Christmas cards before Christmas. Holiday galas and office parties. Cookies, eggnog and other indulgences. Christmas movies on Lifetime and Hallmark. And, of course no Christmas season is complete without Donny Hathaway’s “This Christmas.” Awww…the sights, sounds and tastes of Christmas. There is something special and celebratory…

Put Your Mask On First

In January of this year, I kicked of my blog with an announcement that I would do a blog series on establishing boundaries in our lives. I wrote two posts. One dealt with establishing boundaries as self-care. My godmother Kathi was super excited about the series as she always was about most things I did.…