Tag Archives: Santa Claus

A Letter to the North Pole

Dear Santa, I know it’s January 5th. And I know you tend to get most of your mail in December. And typically, it all comes from those in the 0-8 age range. But here’s the thing… none of my kids … Continue reading

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Merry Overload

All this merriment is wearing me down. Don’t get me wrong — I love Christmas. LOVE IT. That’s probably why I make it so difficult. You see, I’m fairly certain none of my kids believes in Santa Claus anymore. The … Continue reading

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Yes, Virginia

          Yesterday, Mary Claire came flying through the door after school with great concern and consternation. “Mom!” she yelled, orange backpack laden with hundreds of keychains flung violently to the floor. “Half of my class doesn’t … Continue reading

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