I’m writing this on November 22, two days away from Thanksgiving. Which means that I’m two days away from what we at Chez Anselmeau call “the busy season.”
It’s kind of a funny thing, the holiday season around our house. (And if anyone from the evangelical thought police is bothered that I just said “holiday season” instead of some other phrase, all I can say is — tough beans.) We never planned it this way, it’s just how things worked out. But starting Thursday, almost every commemorative event in our lives — and all the attendant celebration and gift-giving — will land in the next twelve weeks.
Don’t believe me? Here’s the rundown: