Because it’s pretty, because it’s symbolic, because I like that we made the tree all stripe-y, because the last post was a bit too somber for my tastes, here’s a picture of our tree with lights, before ornaments, on dry carpet, and with no one crying. And with Salem posing for the camera. We started the night with Bing Crosby as we decorated the tree, then ended it with a brilliant UFC fight night on Fox, because that’s just how this household operates and I wouldn’t have it any other way.
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Author of the Amazon bestselling The Secret to a Happy Marriage, and the upcoming novel The Ballerina's Guide to Boxing, coming March 2021. As seen on Huffington Post, Bustle, Thought Catalog, and far too many social media platforms. View all posts by Abby Rosmarin