Category Archives: Christmas

A Quick Note On My Christmas Shopping Progress. And An Apology.

As evidenced by previous posts, I HATE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING.  I have endless patience with my children.  I can be up to my eyeballs in autistic stimming, echolalia and hand-flapping with one kid, be checking math homework, making cookies and listening about the antics of those crazy kids on iCarly (AGAIN) with the other kid and […]

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree..We’re Going To End Up On A Milk Carton.

Today was it….Tree Day.  The day that we decided we’ve had enough of this stupid wandering around in the woods crap bundled up and headed out as a family to find the perfect Christmas tree.  First of all let me state for those of you not here in Maine..it was COLD today.  Lower 20’s and windy. […]

56 Days ‘Til Christmas! Ho-Ho-Oh-Who-Am-I-Kidding?

Ugh…I can’t even begin to deal with the Christmas onslaught yet.  Seriously?  How can it even be that time of year already?  I love Christmas.  I love the spirit of the holiday, families being together, decorating the house, making and eating decorating all of the cookies, sitting in the dark watching the snow fall by […]