…Spread Holiday Cheer

‘Tis the day before Christmas and all ‘cross the land Santa’s helpers have last-minute lists right at hand. Some shop with a smile, others look a bit grim, a reflection of the holiday mood they are in. With the big day tomorrow we all feel the grind, so here’s your reminder to always be kind.

…Jingle All The Way

I’m interrupting your regularly scheduled summer programming to bring you a blast of fresh, winter air. In the words of Auntie Mame (look it up) we need a little Christmas right this very minute. Or if you prefer, the words of Buddy the Elf—SANTA!!! Either way, Christmas in July is here, and not a moment…

…Kramp Your Style

Happy Krampusnacht! Although, to be honest there’s nothing happy about it. For those unfamiliar with the Krampusnacht, or Krampus Night, tradition, you’re in for a terrifying treat. If you’re anxiously awaiting the arrival of the Feast of St. Nicholas tomorrow, let’s just say it’s no coincidence that Krampus arrives the day before Jolly, Old St….


Happy Saturday and welcome to the second to last weekend to shop before Christmas. I’ll give you a second to let that sink in. You good? Just remember to keep breathing. You’ve done this before, and you will do it again this year. Although, I will admit, there is something slightly different about this year….

…Spread Christmas Cheer

Happy Answer the Phone Like Buddy the Elf Day! It’s exactly one week till Christmas, and the perfect day to spread some Christmas cheer. Which, of course, is what Buddy the Elf is all about. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the stress that comes with the holidays. With all the places to go, people to see, and…

…be naughty or nice

There’s something about the holiday season that has everyone on their best behavior, or at least expecting everyone’s best behavior. As children we’re trying to stay off Santa’s naughty list. Perhaps as we grow up, it’s become a  habit. Try as we might though, we all have our bad habits and even holiday cheer can…