Chrismukkah

Chrismukkah

"Chrismukkah" refers to the idea of merging Christmas and Hanukkah, while the concept of merging holidays was foreign to me, I embrace any reason to celebrate family and traditions (and great food!). The man in my life happens to celebrate Hanukkah, also referred to as the "festival of lights." I know very little about Hanukkah, [...]

My Christmas Carol…

My Christmas Carol…

    I don't perceive myself as an "Ebenezer Scrooge" type and yet there are definitely parts of the Christmas holiday when I have those "bah humbug" moments.  I don't think   I'm alone.  Let's face it, Christmas can be stressful at the best of times,  I'm trying very hard not to get caught up [...]