Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Daughter and I headed out the door with our list in hand and I was determined not to come home until I had everything on my list marked off. And, by Golly, we did it, with only one exception, but that's really close enough, so I count today as a huge
Along the way, Daughter asked, "Ya know what part of Christmas I like best?".
"What?" (I'm quick like that, with a witty reply.)
To which she answered, "the days right after Christmas, the ones where we go to movies, play games and eat all the snacks".
I totally agree with her.
It's a time when everyone seems to "pause" and bask in the afterglow of the hectic shopping, decorating, and time-consuming "stuff" that is pre-Christmas.
I think we've stumbled across a new family holiday, "Afterglow".
Remember, you heard it here first! *wink
Posted by Sweet Tea at 11:34 PM