Here we are, one week from Christmas. And you and I are in the same boat – anticipating another dysfunctional family holiday.
By this point, we sing Christmas songs in our sleep. Sit frustrated in unexplained traffic jams, after hours of holiday shopping. Or perhaps we overdose on sappy holiday movies from the Hallmark Channel. You know what I’m talking about? Those flicks where families start out as messed up as ours, but finish as utterly transformed works of beauty. All in under two hours.
No wonder we’re frustrated. The “most wonderful season of all” highlights an uncomfortable truth: [Read more…]