…look a lot like Christmas

Happy Saturday, crusaders! I hope this festive holiday weekend is bringing you thoughts of peace and goodwill towards others, but seeing as we are only a week (and two days) away from Christmas, I acknowledge that your state of mind might be closer to this… And that just will not do.

…do jolly well

Happy weekend, crusaders! This Saturday we find ourselves on the first weekend of December, and the second day of everyone’s Advent calendars, and day two of the most wonderful time of the year—25 Days of Christmas. It’s also that special window where even the Scrooges among us can no longer say that it’s “too early” for…

…giddy up

Today, crusaders, we find ourselves between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, a crucial point in the holiday shopping season. The pros have, I’m sure, been finished for weeks, while the rest of us are now realizing we should probably start thinking about starting. But this Sunday, which is apparently Shopping Reminder Day, I think we…

…Holi-daze

Welcome to the beginning of the holiday season! I realize your Halloween candy stash is still intact, and your jack-o’-lantern hasn’t made it to the compost heap yet. It’s cute that you think that will stop the holiday season from starting today. Before you roll your eyes (again), just know that some of us have…