How to Afford Christmas with no Money

Christmas Tree

The tree topper says it all; Bah humbug.

Christmas can be overblown, particularly when you question how to afford Christmas with no money.

Over the years, I’ve become skilled at surviving Christmas with no money.

The secret to affording Christmas with no money is to “think outside the box.”

Onetime, when my children were little, we couldn’t afford a Christmas tree. So I took some Christmas lights and taped them on a wall in the shape of a Christmas tree.

Another time they were in the form of a cross. The kids thought it was great!

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Goodbye Victim Letter

Dear Victim,

You were an unfortunate person who suffered ill-treatment. As a child, you grew up in a dysfunctional family. You lacked the parental, and spiritual guidance needed to live an abundant life.

The father who was supposed to provide and protect violated you. And the mother who was supposed to nurture and love refused you.

Unfortunately, you were a victim of sinful conditions growing up.

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Open Letter to Parents

I wrote this sincere “Open Letter to Parents” back in 2014. At the time, I was putting the broken pieces (called life) back together. I was healing emotionally from child abuse and domestic violence, and spiritually from years of living in darkness with fear.

Dear Parents,

I’m mad as hell at you!

The life you prepared me for was full of turmoil, anguish, and pain.

It sucked!

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