We must all be having the same daily dialogue with our preschoolers by now: "Is it Christmas yet?" Not yet, my darling. "Will it be Christmas tomorrow?" No, sweetie pie, not tomorrow. "When? When will it Christmas?" Soon. Very soon!
And so it will be.
Perhaps at this point it's wise simply to bundle them up and head out for a tour of all the Christmas decorations you can find. Hotel lobbies, civic centers, streets known for their festive spirit (and electricity bills).
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