Post 18: Post-Holiday Hangovers – Both Literal and Emotional

Aka Post-Holiday drop. DO ALL THE THINGS. MAKE WITH THE DECORATIONS. GIFT SHOPPING. GIFT WRAPPING. FAMILY. FRIENDS. PARTIES. COOKING. BAKING. CANDLESTICK MAKING. Okay, not candlestick making. But, point being, the holidays are hard - especially for people who who have mental health problems. Like me, I am bipolar, with stress-induced anxiety. And, while there are … Continue reading Post 18: Post-Holiday Hangovers – Both Literal and Emotional

Post 17: The Not-So-Christian Origins of Christmas, and How to Respond to People Who Insist that Christmas is Only about Christ

It is that time of year when Christians come out of the woodwork to complain about the lack of red cups at Starbucks, and being "erased" and persecuted, all while proclaiming that "Jesus is the reason for the season." Well, they are wrong. On SOOOOO many levels. And, unlike "fake news," it isn't a myth … Continue reading Post 17: The Not-So-Christian Origins of Christmas, and How to Respond to People Who Insist that Christmas is Only about Christ