Many people had been without power for some of the weekend before Christmas. Christmas and New Year’s were on Thursdays which meant that the Wednesdays and Fridays of both weeks were pretty unproductive. There were celebrations and frustrations and over-consumptions of various things and kids home in households that have kids and…
…and it was two weeks of no routine.
When we are in the middle of work and school and running, we think we’d like a break. And some of us can handle no routine. Most of us, however, need some structure. We need some point. We need some schedule. We need some boundaries.
Rather that real plastic snow, we need real snow.
It’s cold, but it works.