We live in a materialistic world and during the holidays it becomes a very prominent part of our life. But, that should not be the case. During the holidays, it is important to realize there are many different types of celebrations occurring and even though people celebrate different things, the one main thing everyone is celebrating is love and family.
The true meaning of the holiday season to me and to many people I know, is being able to spend it with the people you love. Being able to have a little time in the year to truly appreciate everything you have and everyone in your life is one of the best parts of the holiday season. Of course, giving and getting gifts is a big part of the celebration as well, it does not need to be the biggest part.
There are always ways you can tell the people you love that you love them without having to buy them expensive gifts. I hope everyone has a fantastic holiday and that you can spend it with the ones you love and if you are unable to do so, make sure the people that will be absent during this week know how much you love and appreciate them.