Last week the ghost of holidays past took us on a tour of our past lives as moms of littles during the Christmas season. This week, as we continue the loosest of adaptations of A Christmas Carol, Meagan and Sarah sit with the reality of the present moment. We talk about how this holiday season will differ from the 2020-that-could-have-been, and about how things have changed as our kids have grown, with or without a global crisis. As we head into the final few days before Christmas, we also share some of the small details about what our homes and lives are like right now, in an effort to capture–and even be grateful for–the present moment. Join us!
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Partner Spotlight: Parenting in Place
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Links we mentioned (or should have) in this episode:
- We were both wearing leggings from Jane when we recorded! Sarah has these Slimming Fleece-Lined Leggings ($6.99!), and Meagan loves these jeggings in black (both affiliate links, and don’t forget you can click “Notify Me!” on any Jane deal and you’ll get an email when they’re back in stock!)
- Listen to our episode from last week on past holidays, Remembering Holidays Past
- Be sure to check out our blog, where Meagan is doing a 25 day holiday pep talk