Ah, handmade gift season…you are so wonderfulhorrible. So full of energy, best intentions, the power of love transmitted by handmade gifts! And also so full of feelings of ‘Too Much’ and ‘Where Were Those Boundaries I Put Up?’
I call it the Dreaded Gift Creep.
The first step seems so reasonable.
The second step seems so logical.
The third step seems only fair.
The fourth step is crazypants, but you can’t look back and see it because you’re already on…
The fifth step is acceptance.