…Get With The Spirit

Happy Monday! It’s just over two weeks till Christmas which means if you haven’t already it’s time to get with the spirit.

…keep Christmas well

This What to Watch Wednesday let’s take a moment to step away from the 24/7 Hallmark holiday movie marathon (just for an hour or two, I promise) and step out into the real world for a magical, IRL holiday experience…at your local theater.

…Play On

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. If that short sentiment has you cringing at the mere reference to another holiday song, this time of year is your own personal hell. If you’re looking for sympathy, you’ve come to the wrong blog.

…make mankind our business

“Mankind was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, and benevolence, were, all, my business.” Jacob Marley in Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” Happy Christmas Eve, crusaders! Or as it’s known in the Scrooge household — The night the ghosts came. While the lessons of Ebenezer Scrooge are many, I’ve always been touched by the fact that…

…honour Christmas in our hearts

For a storyteller, inspiration can strike anywhere at any time, and in the case of Charles Dickens in “The Man Who Invented Christmas” that process is put before us in the most fantastical way imaginable. For many I imagine Charles Dickens is a name only, sure it’s connected to some of the greatest books of…