For people who don’t celebrate Christmas, the day itself can fill you with dread.
There’s no waking up to presents, no massive feast for lunch, dinner or eating leftovers on the ensuing days.
It’s just another day, except most stores and activities are closed, while everyone else is having a ball. So what do you do?
If you’re anything like this writer, Christmas was just never a thing in your house. Maybe you don’t celebrate it for religious reasons. Maybe you just can’t stand the carols.
You might even find it difficult to tell people that you don’t do anything to mark Christmas, because it’s so widely assumed that everyone did at least *something.* Read more…