First of all, a disclaimer. I KNOW it’s politically correct to say “Happy Holidays,” because there are some people who aren’t Christian and celebrate other holidays around this time of year. BUT, I hate that phrase. My rule of thumb is that you wish someone a happy whatever you celebrate. In college, my friend R. routinely wished us a Happy Hanukkah and I loved that. I used to babysit for a pretty hippy family and they wished me a Happy Solstice. Go them. But me, I celebrate Christmas, so I’m going to wish you all a….
In the spirit of the holidays, I leave you with some of my favorite Christmas carols.
I hope everyone has a wonderful, relaxing Christmas with their loved ones. If you’re here in Chile, try not to roast. If you’re in the northern hemisphere, I’ll be freezing into an ice-cube along with you.