A Christmas column

Buying all the things

December 5, 2011

In the past, Black Friday shoppers have been pushy, rude and even violent. In 2008, a Walmart employee died when shoppers

It's a hard 'nog life

December 5, 2011

Eggnog is not a four-letter word. During my childhood, my family never spoke of it. The mere mention of the

Holiday cheer: It's exhausting

December 5, 2011

From Black Friday to Christmas Eve, I am employed as a Santa’s Helper – not an Elf – at the Nordstrom on