Tag Archives: holidays

It is not 2006

In my last post, I spoke of something that had changed since I was a child — I feel a little guilty about taking Christmas presents. Over the last couple of days, I’ve been thinking about that and I realized … Continue reading

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Playing the Ponies

I know all of you are busy catching up on all of the amazing Thanksgiving dinner posts that are out there. I didn’t have Thanksgiving dinner. (but they all look delicious and I am super jealous of you all.) Since … Continue reading

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Holiday Work

One thing I really hate about my job is not getting holidays off. While I do get “comp days” for every paid holiday that I work, I am still expected to drag myself into work like it were any other … Continue reading

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When Holidays and Weekends are Just Another Day

Everywhere I look this morning I see people grumbling. “Oh it’s back to the grindstone…,” they say. Maybe they have a busy work week ahead of them, or maybe they have classes to attend. Whatever. The point is that these … Continue reading

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