My Perfect Thanksgiving: Doing Nothing

How I Left Behind Expectations to Create the Perfect Holiday

Photo by 🇨🇭 Claudio Schwarz | @purzlbaum on Unsplash

It’s 6:00 p.m. the night before Thanksgiving when it happens: I put on my pajamas. I sigh happily because I know I’m not taking those pajamas off until Friday. I’m about to have my perfect holiday — doing nothing.

“What are you doing for Thanksgiving?” people have asked me all week.