Now that the second Christmas with the kid and in our own home is winding down, I’m taking what is probably the first 15 minutes of quiet since morning to send out best wishes to friends, family, and my readership.

And yes, last year’s observation comparing roasting the turkey with outfitting an aircraft carrier still holds… As does my always missing the company of some folk around this time.

May your days be merry and bright… Wherever you are.