Modern Santa Claus is known to be an amalgam of influences, not the least of which is the Germanic god Odin. It is important to realize that there were many other holiday figures, both male and female, that did not find their way over to our modern American Christmas celebrations. German male figures such as Krampus and Knecht Ruprecht are coming up more and more in news and entertainment media. So I would like to take this opportunity to celebrate the female side of Old Yule.
I know its been a while since I posted. Please forgive me. busy job busy life makes one healthy, wealthy and blithe right?
I ran across an article that I found amusing and wanted to share. It didn’t quite fit totally and was someone overly long so I have cut it down to a nice digestible list for all of us. It made me chuckle because it definitely fit me. Maybe it will fit you too. Enjoy!.
1. Every day is just exhausting because you KNOW you have to deal with people.