When It Comes to Christmas: Why You Should Have a Christmas Party

When it comes to Christmas decorations, it’s easy to miss the fact that the decorations are made up of a very specific subset of what’s available in most of our homes.This includes the fireplace mantel and other furnishings that decorate the home, as well as the various decorations that come with our own cars.We have…

Why are some people really happy and others really sad at Christmas?

Why are many people really sad and others happy at Christmas, says a leading researcher.The answer lies in our capacity to use emotions to make decisions, and it is a feature of our cognitive machinery, not a bug.“What we call emotion, and what we call thinking, are two very different things,” said Michael C. Sommers,…