My grandmother who lived to be 92, often said, “If you have your health, you have everything.” Our health depends on three main things: the bodies we’re born with, the places we live and situations we’re exposed to and how we take care of ourselves. While some of those factors fall to chance, we do have some control over vital parts of our own and our children’s lives.
The holiday season is the busiest time of the year for the United States Postal Service as millions mail holiday cards and packages to loved ones. It’s amazing that it only costs 46 cents to send one of those cards across the country safely and quickly.
I didn’t take my tree down until the 15th day of Christmas this year for fear of getting into a long, involved project. To put the tree up it took the length of the movies “Christmas Vacation” and “Frosty the Snowman,” but it only took about 20 minutes to dismantle.