Thanksgiving is the neglected stepchild of the holiday season. No sooner do stores discount the Halloween candy, then Christmas sales begin. Thanksgiving decorations have become as rare as wild turkeys in November.
As we stumble from one holiday to the next, it’s easy to succumb to the stress that arises while we juggle the accompanying obligations. I often find myself surrounded by things about which I could complain (like re-writing the previous sentence so it didn’t end with a preposition).