You don’t have to survive a life-shattering, heartbreaking, soul crushing experience to help you reevaluate what is, and what isn’t, important.
But if you do, you will.
While others are looking up things to do and things to buy, I’m sitting in my chair writing letters to the people I love.
I just don’t find any satisfaction throwing money away on silly gifts that won’t be remembered next week, much less next year.
I won’t let fruitless busyness overrun my calendar and squeeze out meaningful conversations with the people I love.
I would rather spend those minutes making memories than making miles, rushing to the next “mandatory option” on the list.
So I’ve narrowed my Holiday Bucket List to just six things: