Boxing Day

In Canada the day after Christmas is Boxing Day and it is also a holiday. In many ways, Boxing Day was my favorite holiday in December. The hurry and stress was behind, and it was a day for relaxation.

We usually spent a quiet day enjoying books that we have received or purchased for Christmas, eating turkey sandwiches, working on a jig-saw puzzle, and other low key things like that.

Now that we live in our “new” country, Boxing Day is no longer a holiday. I’m thankful that this year the day after Christmas is actually a day off for us so we can continue the Boxing Day tradition this year!

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I’m a writer, reader, photographer, and gardener. I thought by now I’d have things figured out, but I keep coming up with more questions. I think that’s okay. I’m here most mornings pondering ordinary things.
3 comments
  1. Hope your “day in the ring” is full of relaxation and laid back activities. Thanks for the nice comment at our YOG blog too. 🙂

  2. LOL Angie….took me a minute or two to get the “day in the ring” connection, but when I did it made me laugh!

    Hope you’re having a good “day in the ring” as well!

  3. Hi Linda — glad you stopped by the YOG *smiling* —

    There is that “solitude and quiet” to the day after Christmas – a letting out of breath, but at the same time, an almost sad feeling that it’s over mixed with the relief it’s all over…!

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