Tag: presents

Remembering The Worst First Night of Hanukkah

It’s a wrap. Hanukkah 2015 is in the books, and all things considered, it was a success. My children were grateful* for their presents, my oldest son made gifts for us, and he even actively participated in the rituals, lighting the candles each night without setting our house and neighborhood ablaze. Despite my hangups with... Read more »

For Father's Day I Want Cool Presents

I’m pushing 40, and I still love getting presents, especially ones that come wrapped in boxes. Presents are mysterious and awesome. I possess the same child-like excitement (and penis size) today when I open a present as I did when I was a youngster. I’m also happy to accept presents in the form of cash,... Read more »
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