(TL;DR being short was not a handicap – now read the rest.) My younger brother, Daniel was next on my gift hit list. What to say about Daniel? He’s brilliant, introverted (nearly hermitic), kind to cats, a touch OCD, cute in a short dude way, and a collector of all sorts of fandom memorabilia. My … More Cabinet of Curiosity and a Round of Applause
So here is why the concept of a “War on Christmas” makes absolutely zero sense. There is a reason it is called Christmas, you know – the word is Latin, Christ + mas. Or rather Christ plus more, and that is precisely how all this mess got started… the Christian beliefs were added to, admixed … More Why “War on Christmas” makes no sense.
Hello, all. I am opting out of the gift giving cycle this year. Those who feel they owe me something for whatever reason are invited to give to the following charities in my name instead. Here are quick links to my preferred charities. UN SYRIAN REFUGEE FUND : donate.unhcr.org/syria DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS: https://donate.doctorswithoutborders.org/ccupdate.cfm THE WOUNDED … More Opting Out of The Consumer Christmas Cycle -Links to my preferred gift giving charities
So you love the holidays? Have you ever considered the rest of us? Got allergies, Multiple Chemical Sensitivities or Lyme? Then forget going out during the holiday season. Life is rough the rest of the year as well, but there is something about Christmas that really brings out the corporate and public need to fill … More Christmas stinks – literally and figuratively!
DO NOT mention Thanksgiving or Christmas to me. Do not tell me to have a happy holiday. In fact, avoid me, period, until after all this Hallo-Thanks-Christmas crap is over. Like many people with severe chronic illnesses, I actually CANNOT Go out to a restaurant or go visiting. I have too many special food and … More MCS and holidays – bah humbug