Scallywag

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.

~ Lao Tzu ~

Posts related to Christmas

Santa kit?
If you are good, Santa Kit will give you cat crackers.

Christmas Difference

December 24th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 17 secs

Santa kit?

Santa kit?

Snow or shimmering heat, it’s still Christmas. Be it a somber tall conifer or brightly lit eucalypt, it’s Christmas here, there, and pretty much everywhere (wherever and whenever people choose to celebrate it). Read the rest of this entry »

Sometimes Christmas time is anything but happy.
Happy, happy Christmas (but not for everyone).

Happy This Christmas?

December 19th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 56 secs

Sometimes Christmas time is anything but happy.

Sometimes Christmas time is anything but happy.

You know, it’s okay if you’re not that happy this time of year.  What with all the pressure that goes with it, some people find Christmas overwhelming. Read the rest of this entry »

Come Christmas, she knows what to do.
Who stirs so loudly on Christmas night?

The Christmas Tree Pest

December 23rd, 2012 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 54 secs

Come Christmas, she knows what to do.

It’s quiet. Not a sound stirs in the house on Christmas night and we are all fast asleep. Except, for the Christmas Tree Pest. Read the rest of this entry »

The things we do for Christmas.
Feeling Christmas pressure yet?

Less Christmas Pressure

December 17th, 2012 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 42 secs

The things we do for Christmas.

Come Christmas time, do you ever feel like you are going under? While everyone is busy putting on a “Happy Christmas” face, I wonder how many folk aren’t so much waving but drowning in an ocean of pressure. Read the rest of this entry »

There's "happy" and then there's "festively happy."
How do you feel about happiness with a pricetag?

How Come “Happy” Can Drive You Crazy?

December 27th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 18 secs

There's "happy" and then there's "festively happy."

“Welcome to our restaurant. I’m so happy that you have come here today, As your server, I am happy to tell you that our super deluxe reheated special is available for only half price during our fabulous happy hour – but only to customers who recite our restaurant’s super-duper happy slogan with a big smile on their face. Are you ready?” Read the rest of this entry »

What do you hope for at Christmas?
How do you experience Christmas time?

What’s Your Christmas Wish?

December 25th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 48 secs

What do you hope for at Christmas?

It’s quiet in the Feeger household. No cats are stirring, and all is still. Read the rest of this entry »

What will he bring home this time for Christmas?
Why do men have so much trouble doing Christmas shopping?

How Men Shop For Christmas…and Birthdays Too!

December 22nd, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 32 secs

What will he bring home this time for Christmas?

First of all, the disclaimers. No men were harmed in the making of this blog post (though some had their egos slightly bruised). Read the rest of this entry »