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multicultural? cross cultural? or just advertising?

So you may or may not know that it’s Diwali this week, the Hindu Festival of Lights. Indian shops and restaurants are festooned with marigold garlands, and even the expat Aussie grocery store has a Diwali display: But, of course, in good capitalist fashion, it’s almost the American Thanksgiving holiday, which means that it’s time to start thinking about… CHRISTMAS! Of course, the Christmas tree is in a shop that’s …

Christmas

I wanted to write a post about Christmas, about family, about remembering my own childhood Christmases and feeling connected to my mom, who is out in the snowy midwest celebrating with my brother and sister and their families.  We New Yorkers couldn’t face traveling, so we stayed here, visited with Husband’s family and now apparently are waiting for a Big Blizzard, (which means the boys run to the window every …