Materialism & the Holidays

Posted on Dec 4, 2004 at 12:04 PM in Uncategorized

Gail Buckner hits the nail on the head with this article about how possessions actually can’t buy you happiness. The line that drew me in? “Once the gifts have been torn open, are you left with an emotional hangover, a sense that, despite all your careful preparations, there’s still something missing.” Um, sometimes, yeah. It’s a good reminder to focus on keeping the important things important.

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