Guest Post Series: The 12 Days of Christmas

My mom, Nancy, is posting a different Christmas memory for 12 days. She gave me her blessing to repost them here. It’s amazing how a life story can be told through the lens of a certain day. Second Christmas Day Memory. The Betty Christmases. During these years, I have no idea what was under the tree […]

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XXX-Mas

Rabbit toy

Originally posted on The Life of Kylie:
Ahhh. Christmas Memories. At a family gift exchange a few years ago, I was excited to open this present from my brother and his girlfriend: Happy Holidays from the Christmas Bunny “A rabbit! Ours broke! We needed one of these!” I exclaimed. How did they know? I thought. This is the…

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Awkward Holiday Moments

Elf-shaming

Awkward Holiday Moments: We’ve all had them. Maybe it was the strange and experimental hand-knitted thing you had to thank your distant relation for. Maybe it was the bikini calendar your older female relative gave your husband on Christmas morning in front of your impressionable young children… Oh! And your husband’s ex-wife, because, naturally, she […]

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Magic John

You know about the Elf on the Shelf right? It’s a new tradition, designed to bring joy to the little ones, er, designed to make the little ones behave. You see, it’s not enough to tell them Santa’s watching to decide whether they’re naughty or nice. This generation of kids needs things to be a […]

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Awkward Christmas Moments

Elf-shaming

Hey, did you know? Sex sells! My post, XXX-Mas, about an awkward family Christmas gift exchange is getting A LOT of hits. It’s even going a little viral. And when I say, “little” I mean “LITTLE!!!” I don’t think readers were looking for “the funny,” however. I think they were looking for something else. I […]

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