It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

But just in case it isn’t, I am sharing my list of ways to cheer up, from my journal:


Note: If you are unfamiliar with this song, Andy Williams’ version is the one you always hear. Sometimes I just don’t feel that giddy Christmas exhilaration he evokes, but more of a freewheeling I’m-so-not-ready-for-Christmas anxiety. Hence the list.