Great news… you’re already doing it!
You have my permission to count this as your “1Thing”for today.
The first step is to consider doing something to make a positive difference for yourself, for a friend or family member, or for a complete stranger. It’s up to you. You can also do something for the entire world! Continue reading
Countries all over the world have different traditions surrounding the Christmas tree. The tree was once decorated outside, and at some point in history (depending where you live) it was brought inside, decorated with fruit, nuts, popcorn, candles, home made ornaments, etc. In 2012, the US cut down over 34 million christmas trees and Europe cut down between 50 and 60 million trees. Wow! The average American Christmas tree takes around 10 years to grow, and is typically used for less than 20 days before thrown to the curb to be hauled away. The typical White House christmas tree is over 100 years old. Continue reading