traditions

Reposting Halloween thoughts!

on October 28, 2018

This is my favorite holiday–not entirely surprising for a girl who kills pretend people for a living, no? But I’ve always loved ghost stories and the fall, full moons and things that go bump in the night… Halloween used to be a sacred holiday for many folks. The last of the three harvest holidays, it…

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Holiday odditities…hoddities?

on December 13, 2016

So I’ve been pondering holiday oddities–the unusual customs that families have in celebrating this time of year. I will straight up own mine as strange: I always wrap presents while watching The Lion in Winter. Have you seen it? If not, go now and shimmy up to your Netflix. It’s the ultimate family Christmas movie–if…

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