Green With Cultural Envy: Why We’re Over the Top for Every Possible Holiday

The Sunday before Valentine's day, I was doing my usual Sunday afternoon thing--staring at the wall, trying to recover from preaching (which sometimes feels precisely like recovering from a bear-chase situation).  As I mindlessly scrolled through Facebook, I noticed a trend. Several consecutive pics in my newsfeed of friends displaying the Valentine cards, treats, and mail boxes they were making with their kids. After scrolling through approximately 800 of these, I got nervous."Hey," I said t … [Read more...]