Photo credit: Aled Lewis The holidays bring happiness to so many of us. The very idea of holidays inspires images of families smiling and laughing, feasting over perfectly cooked meals and sharing in the joy of being together. How could anyone hate this "most wonderful" time of year? That being said, most of us know someone who is a “Grinch” - an individual who does not share a love for the holidays and literally cringes at the thought of casseroles, Christmas carols, and gif
"Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings."
-William Arthur Ward Sometimes in a long-term relationship, we fall into a routine of “normal”. She makes the coffee in the morning, he makes the bed, She makes the kids’ lunches, he picks them up from school, she cooks the dinner, he helps with homework, she pays the bills, he does the dishes and round and round we go. This is how we get th