Escaping the Holiday Judgment.

Escaping the Holiday Judgment.

Walking into your Holiday gathering you feel excited, anticipatory.  The warm glow of roaring fireplace is calling to you.  A table bedecked with the Holiday china is spread with all of your favorite dishes.  You grab a small plate of appetizers and a cold beverage and begin catching up with your favorite Aunt from across the country.  You exchange the normal pleasantries and then the conversation takes a turn.  She makes a comment that catches you by surprise.  Suddenly you feel criticized.  Judged.  Less than.  Like you are making terrible mistakes with your life.  

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