Have a holly, jolly day

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut, Kitchen Table Talk

Merry Christmas!
I’ve been thinking about American holidays and how I react to each one emotionally. Each is pretty easy to sum up in one word. New Year’s Eve/Day is hopeful. …

Christmas trees evoke nostalgia for Robin

Christopher RobinArts 865

Nostalgia.
A nostalgic scene for many, the Christmas tree lot of a local garden center takes us to a happy place. The air is crisp with sticky sweet balsam, the lights …

Merry Christmas, wherever you are

Frank CagleFeature, Frank Talk

There was a time, I suppose, when members of extended families lived near each other and gathering for Christmas was relatively easy. But now families seem to be more separated …