Sometimes, I think we try too hard to make everything meaningful and heartfelt. This is particularly true of the holiday season.
Yes, Christmas is definitely a great time to focus on the nobler virtues of existence. However, my lofty goal to make this “the best Christmas ever” might actually detract from the pursuit of more practical objectives. In other words, I am sometimes so busy reaching for the stars that I forget to grab hold of that which is within my grasp. Some of life’s most worthy tasks are in fact … do-able. Unfortunately, some of life’s most worthy tasks also are rather boring.