As we are rapidly approaching this holiday season, we are reminded how important it can be to connect with family and friends. For many, this may be easier said than done if those loved ones are at a distance. This week’s Parenthetical post comes from December 2014 and provides helpful tips on how social media can be a helpful tool during this holiday season.
Holidays often bring to mind iconic images of the whole family around the dinner table or gathering to open gifts. When the imaginary tinsel and turkey aroma clears, however, the bare truth is that many families cannot be together during the holidays. Separation, divorce, military deployment, college, high travel costs, poor health, and bad weather all create […]