Growing up, we always had a special pile of books that were stored away each year for Christmas and then brought out with the ornaments and other special Christmas-y things. Among the stash was one of our favorite stories:
In this story, the poor Little Critter tries so hard to make Christmas special for his family, but he just keeps messing it up. Like, the cover implies, he can’t get the presents wrapped because he gets too sticky from the tape, but he also can’t string the lights because he’s too tangled in them, the ornaments all drop and break when he pulls them out, and he accidentally eats all the cookies before he can give them away. It basically sounds like what Christmas would be like if Jeremiah was in charge.
But this year I totally feel like Little Critter.
I tried stri...Read More