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Sit back and enjoy the Holidays!

December 04, 2007

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Well I don’t know about everyone else, but I have spent the last three weekends (yes three) doing almost nothing but getting ready for the holidays and buying Christmas presents. I think I am really missing the point of this special time of year. It shouldn’t be about putting up garland and lights and buying gift after gift. I know that “intellectually” but I think I don’t know it spiritually. I just want to make sure that all those special people I give gifts to light up with a warm smile.  Well that is good but how do I balance the need to delight people and still not get caught up in all the hustle and bustle? I did share a cup of Bigelow vanilla caramel tea over the weekend with a friend, and no joke, that helped (must be all the L-theanine).  Any advice is welcome.  Until then I better keep the kettle on every day!

Here’s to the holidays, learning how to truly enjoy them with those we love, and still have some time for ourselves!

Cindi Bigelow



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