What does the holiday season mean to you? Hopefully it’s not completely based on commercial and materialistic aspects. Unfortunately, for many, the holiday season has seemed to be turning more and more in that direction. This year, during a time when people can’t afford such a lavish holiday season, maybe we should all try to re-discover the true meaning of this time of year.
The editors believe that this is the perfect time to find the true old fashion holiday spirit. With money tight we should focus more on family, friends and those who are really in need.
Regardless of the hard times our country is in, as college students, we should begin shedding the mindset of wanting and begin to see the gift of giving and the real worth of the holidays.
We all can attest to the fact that it seems time is flying by faster than ever. We have seen friends and family come and go and we have seen huge changes in our world.
In this next month we have off from school, in the heart of the holiday season, take the time to relax, but also take the time to make memories with those you love, give back and you will find the true meaning of the holiday season.