Lunchtime Poll 12/24 + Site News

Ho ho ho, readers! Time for our final post of the day before we go off to celebrate.  If you’re escaping the family for a few moments of internet time, a poll question and a note on next week’s schedule are after the break. Read More Lunchtime Poll 12/24 + Site News

Merry Christmas Eve!

We’re keeping it super mellow today, just a few posts for those of you spending a little of your holiday with your computer (and hopefully a big slice of pecan pie.)  I have a lovely daily goodie after the break to warm your hearts and stuff. Read More Merry Christmas Eve!

A Very Polack Christmas (Part 1)

It’s come to my attention over the years that my family has relatively unusual holiday traditions. For one, my family identifies as Polish, even though most of the younger generation are more typical American mongrels than straight out of Poland, and we make a big deal about celebrating Wigilia, the traditional Christmas Eve dinner. And we also own a funeral parlor. And some people think it’s strange that we gather for Christmas there. Read More A Very Polack Christmas (Part 1)