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Thursday, December 21, 2017

Minimalism Isn't the Key to Christmas


OPINION | FAMILY
Minimalism Isn't the Key to Christmas
We need more than anti-consumerism for a healthy Christian holiday.
Jen Pollock Michel
Three years ago, my husband and I decided that we would no longer travel for Christmas. Our parents, all of them living in the Midwest, were devastated. When we'd moved to Toronto from Chicago, the terms were clear: If we were moving the grandchildren across an international border, we were responsible to bring them home for the holidays. But where was home? Even if our passports declared us strangers, our house in Toronto had begun to feel more like home than the one we had left behind-the one we actually owned. continue reading >>


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