Fun Fact Friday

According to Stephen Nissenbaum, author of Pulitzer Prize finalist, “The Battle for Christmas” (Vintage, 1997) the following was true. In England, under Oliver Cromwell, Christmas and other saints’ days were banned, and in New England it was illegal to celebrate … Continue reading

Happy Holidays

On this Christmas Day, I’d like to take a moment and thank all my followers who are coming along on this journey or blogging with me.  I’d also like to wish you all a truly Merry Christmas and Happy New … Continue reading

Motivational Monday

Only a few days left till Christmas.  Take a new tact to finishing your shopping.  Buy gifts that help someone or something out.  Get a friend a piece of forest somewhere.  Help out the many animal organizations by adopting an animal … Continue reading

Friday Fun Fact

In keeping with my wedding themed fun facts, (hey, I am a psychotherapist) here’s another one. The Honeymoon The tradition of the honeymoon dates back to Norse times when women were literally abducted from neighboring villages.  The woman was given … Continue reading