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Holiday Stress, Like Holiday Magic, Is Home Made

Monday, December 29, 2014

What gets us in trouble is the unexamined belief that various holidays and other special dates are magic time containers of our shared values: Just add water (in the form of perfectly timed and elaborate preparations) and mix.

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