It is the day after Christmas. When I was a child, this day always felt a bit like a let down after all the build up to the big day.
Our tree would often be taken down the day after Christmas, the family would disappear, and we would settle into normal. As I have grown older, I have come to appreciate how the holidays are about much more than a tree and presents.
Sitting at home, looking out the window, I began to think on six simple pleasures of the holidays.