We celebrate a lengthening of daylight, gather with loved ones to worship, and show gratitude with gifts
I had an epiphany the other day when I wondered why “disillusionment” has such a negative connotation. Sure, I too worked to create fake Santa visitations for my kids and I believe the meta message might have been a problem now; the kids think that protectors and guardians should participate in deceptions for the purpose of preventing disillusionment. When we …
Elmo wished that every day was Christmas and it made it so much less special for everyone.
I went to get my usual croissant and cafe-au-lait today and was greeted by the pileus, or Phrygian red cap worn by freed slaves during the Roman Empire. It was in commemoration of Bastille Day, or the start of the French Revolution and the end of Feudalism in the modern era.