Tag Archives: holidays

Christmas in Qatar

I don’t really know how to start this post, only that I want to take a minute and check in here. I suppose the obvious place to start writing is that I’m 10 timezones and approximately 8,000 miles from home … Continue reading

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The Day After Christmas, Take 2

This was just too much fun to dress “up” for and play with. IRL my kids are quite generous and kind. Most of the time they help out around the house and enjoy giving to others. But they are still … Continue reading

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My First Childless Christmas Night

I got home before the tears fell.  Thank God for that.  They threatened to spill the entire drop off and back. The house is littered in bits of wrapping paper, pie crumbs, flattened bows, deflated stockings.  And it is achingly, … Continue reading

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