holiday spirit

It’s definitely THE Season

Let’s rehash: “4 calling birds, 3 turtle doves, 2 French hens, and a partridge in a pair tree.”

"Kwanzaa Candles-Kinara" by Nesnad - drawn in inkscape (based on public domain image [1]). Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kwanzaa_Candles-Kinara.svg#/media/File:Kwanzaa_Candles-Kinara.svg
“Kwanzaa Candles-Kinara” by Nesnad – drawn in inkscape (based on public domain image [1]). Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kwanzaa_Candles-Kinara.svg#/media/File:Kwanzaa_Candles-Kinara.svg
12 days of Christmas, 8 days of Chanukah, 7 days of Kwanzaa can keep us very busy.

"Kwanzaa Candles-Kinara" by Nesnad - drawn in inkscape (based on public domain image [1]). Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kwanzaa_Candles-Kinara.svg#/media/File:Kwanzaa_Candles-Kinara.svg
“Kwanzaa Candles-Kinara” by Nesnad – drawn in inkscape (based on public domain image [1]). Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kwanzaa_Candles-Kinara.svg#/media/File:Kwanzaa_Candles-Kinara.svg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In an ideal world of holiday spirit, this could mean twelve days of helping out at a local soup kitchen, eight days of visiting those in hospital over the season, and seven days of reconnecting with family and friends.

"Đèn trang trí Giáng Sinh trên vỉa hè, Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh 2013" by Pinus - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:%C4%90%C3%A8n_trang_tr%C3%AD_Gi%C3%A1ng_Sinh_tr%C3%AAn_v%E1%BB%89a_h%C3%A8,_Th%C3%A0nh_ph%E1%BB%91_H%E1%BB%93_Ch%C3%AD_Minh_2013.JPG#/media/File:%C4%90%C3%A8n_trang_tr%C3%AD_Gi%C3%A1ng_Sinh_tr%C3%AAn_v%E1%BB%89a_h%C3%A8,_Th%C3%A0nh_ph%E1%BB%91_H%E1%BB%93_Ch%C3%AD_Minh_2013.JPG
“Đèn trang trí Giáng Sinh trên vỉa hè, Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh 2013” by Pinus – Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:%C4%90%C3%A8n_trang_tr%C3%AD_Gi%C3%A1ng_Sinh_tr%C3%AAn_v%E1%BB%89a_h%C3%A8,_Th%C3%A0nh_ph%E1%BB%91_H%E1%BB%93_Ch%C3%AD_Minh_2013.JPG#/media/File:%C4%90%C3%A8n_trang_tr%C3%AD_Gi%C3%A1ng_Sinh_tr%C3%AAn_v%E1%BB%89a_h%C3%A8,_Th%C3%A0nh_ph%E1%BB%91_H%E1%BB%93_Ch%C3%AD_Minh_2013.JPG

Note to self:

There are so many worthy causes that you could easily find 27 ways to give.

Donate on behalf the aforementioned family and friends.

Celebrate by giving to the groups you like.

Find those doing good in the world and lend them your support.

 

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