Holiday Traditions, Alone

I have to admit, my childhood rocked. I’m an only child and was an only grandchild on both sides until I was 9. My parents were a loving couple. I rarely saw them upset. If we ever hurt for money I never knew it.

My favorite memories of childhood are the holidays. Halloween prep was spent wandering the pumpkin patch looking for the perfect pumpkin. Dad always needed a huge pumpkin and I certainly wasn’t complaining…