Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Values vs. Hype

Read my guest post at Cutest Kid Ever

The national news is full of stories about how people are ready and willing to start spending at holiday time once again. It seems they have confidence in the economy so now while they aren’t going to go crazy at the stores; they are going to make a big dent in that credit card or savings account. You can see the glee in everyone’s eyes and the inundation of buy buy buy…from commercials, to catalogs to online advertisements. We are bombarded minute by minute about all the material things we should have and how we are the worst parents in the world if we don’t buy our children that one extra special or several special toys. It seems the materialism that runs our world has returned and it is once again off to the races. Read more here.

Until next time,

Elise