Posts Tagged ‘Holidays’

3 Tips for Surviving Christmas with the In-Laws From a Marriage Expert

Christmas with your in-laws can be wonderful and hard all at the same time. I adore my in-laws and yet, I can still sometimes feel like an outsider at family gatherings where traditions that are new to me are present. Dr. Greg Smalley from Focus on the Family is a marriage expert who unpacks the 3 keys to an awesome Christmas with your in-laws in my latest podcast. Scroll down to listen to the full… … Continue reading

4 Ways to Celebrate a Socially Distanced Thanksgiving

If the world were a normal place right now, my husband and I would be busy making plans to spend Thanksgiving in Illinois and Christmas in Ohio with our respective families. But because of the pandemic and his status as immunocompromised with a long list of preexisting conditions, we’ve chosen to fly solo for the holidays this year. It’s a bummer, but I know that thousands of other families are having to make that same… … Continue reading

Why It’s NOT Too Early for Christmas Music

You may have noticed your WAY-FM has started playing Christmas music and we’re honestly pretty excited about it.  Sure, we’ve heard from some who think the earliest they should hear a Christmas song is the day after Thanksgiving.  In years past, we’ve followed this this thinking as well and started to “pepper” our playlist with a few Christmas songs here and there, starting on that day. This year, we’re ready to celebrate right now. We’ve… … Continue reading