I know I’ve been absent at A Grim Sense of Style lately; December is a tough one for me . As always, I’ll be honest with you all and admit that apart from my birthday (God bless Sagittarius season), I practically dread December. I know that sounds SO Grinchy (I love the Grinch, so I’m really okay if you call me that), but I simply do not resonate with the holiday hype. For years I’ve attributed this to the past circumstances of life; whether it be family, living situations, working long retail hours…the list goes on. And with this tainted perspective I feel I take even greater notice to the societal obsession of unrealistic expectations that truly have nothing to do with Christmas at all.
For the record, I know my perspective will not resonate with most of you, but I also know there are some others JUST LIKE ME hiding behind presents and forced smiles this holiday season.
And if that is you, I’m really excited you’re here.Continue reading “If You’re a Little Bit Grinchy Like Me…”