If you are anything like me, you like the idea of being in control. When your day goes according to plan, it is a good day. When an event meets your expectations, it has been a success! According to Google, the noun ‘control’ means the power to influence or direct people’s behaviour or the course of events. The birth of my first child soon taught me that this idea that I am in control is an illusion. I [...]
Traditions. We all have them, especially during the holidays. We decorate trees, we bake cookies, we play Secret Santa, we stuff stockings, we glaze hams. All in the spirit of Christmas. But what do any of these traditions really have to do with true meaning of Christmas?