Posts Tagged ‘christmas’

Me and the kitchen aren’t always besties, but we have our moments. The roomie and I have been talking about our traditional Christmas dinners since we, well, missed ours this year. So I told her how mom would cook creamed onions and taters and candied sweet potatoes. And not just candied, but covered in marshmallows. […]

times get tough


We live in a very “me” society.–No secret there. But yesterday, while chatting with my Aunt, I realized there is so much pain outside of my little room in the city. And it affects us all in very different drastic ways. It’s easy to look strictly at your bubble and see the highs and the […]

tis the season


As you have undoubtably heard a few hundred times over, Halloween seems to mark the beginning of the Christmas season. And as folks hang their lights and stores prepare their trees, I sit dumbfounded at the amazement. I remember when I was younger. I used to adore the Christmas season. The lights and the carols […]

Christmas Wish


Dear Santa, Christmas is coming soon and my email and phone are filled with messages asking the infamous question, “What do you want for Christmas?” But Nick, my problem is this: I don’t know. I mean, I know what I really want. I know the things that would be ideal, but I don’t have a […]