cocktails & carols

no, this is not a post about me drinking a bit too much and then breaking into song.  (though that would be quite entertaining...)  last night craig and i joined my parents and sis at a local bar lounge to partake in some (organized) carol singing to celebrate the holiday season.  how festive! 

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we ordered our drinks as they passed out song books and prepped the crowd for the sing along.  (for those of you who don't know, i love does my family.  we sing a lot.  in the car.  while cooking.  for no reason whatsoever.  we break into song quite often.)

the event was organized by a local carol society (yes...they do exist...).  needless to say we had a lot of fun.  and a lot of laughs.  my recommendation?  while the holiday season is upon us and public displays of unabashed singing is allowed (more or less), indulge yourself.  i mean really...who doesn't love to sing?!  even people who "can't" sing, love to sing.  (i learned that last

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so, sing in your car.  sing while baking christmas cookies.  and sing to your neighbors when you deliver them...if you dare...

oh the weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful....