Growing up I don’t exactly remember what we ate on Christmas Eve, but I do remember the glorious turkey dinner on Christmas Day. It wasn’t until I married a man, who was half Italian, that I discovered new food traditions and decided it was just fine having lasagna for Christmas dinner. My mother-in-law, who was
Every day, be full of awareness of the beauty around you. Be full of gratitude for friends and family, for the goodness you find in others, for your health and all you’re capable of. Be full of acceptance of yourself and others – without conditions of judging, knowing that differences and changes make life interesting.
As the holidays approach, a level of enthusiasm, anticipation, and excitement swirl around us. The streets and houses light up with the colors of Christmas. Stores glitter with the wonders of the season to entice shoppers to buy. Family gatherings, parties, and endless holiday treats beckon us to eat, drink, and be merry. And, while