Posts tagged christmas
Sing to the Tune of Joy

The official one-week countdown to the coziest, cheeriest day of the year begins today! There are just so many things about Christmas that give me these special “vibes,” you know? Like the lights, the cheesy movies, the hot cocoa in mugs, the pajamas, the music, the cookies, and the kind of snow that looks pretty but doesn’t prevent you from trying to get somewhere.

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Searching for Joy in the Holiday Season

The skies outside are endlessly gray again, the clouds are melting into one another in a wide expense of dark color. The weather is cold, dreary, and the days blend together as the sun disappears quickly beyond the horizon. The days are shorter, the nights are longer, and the mental to-do lists pile within our minds as we run from one thing to the next. Finals loom over us as our days are spent sitting in the library or in low-lit coffee shops, surrounded by people but oblivious to their presence.

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