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I Think Christmas Shouldn't Be Seen Until After Halloween

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 120 People

    Is Christmas In October?? No No No

    I love Christmas and all the feelings that it gives me! I had a happy childhood and Christmas was always a time of family gatherings, love and most of all sharing in the Real Reason there is a Christmas! I am aware that Christmas has become a high marketing and buy now for your...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 66-70 2 Responses Oct 26, 2008

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    It Is Crazy!!!!

    Was where I am at now in September around labor day weekend and on my day off I walked to the mall and what was that playing over the mall speakers? YEP!!!! Jingle Bells!!!! Followed by ROCK AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE!!!!! CRAP!!!! Even the department store I walked into has...
    mtvlm mtvlm 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 28, 2010

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    Nope At Least

        i think christmas stuff should not be seen before halloween . but now  it seems that it shows up before october and that is just dumb.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 27, 2009

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    It Has Begun

    Earlier ths week, I was shopping. And yes, Christmas displays are up in September.  Dang
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M Oct 2, 2009

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    Christmas Fan

    I actually love, adore, can't wait for Christmas and the holiday season. For me, luckily, I have very good feelings associated with Christmas. I can't say we in my family celebrate religiously, but we actually do read the story out loud Christmas Eve and are part of the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Oct 25, 2008

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    Nothing Is More Annoying Th...

    Nothing is more annoying then seeing christmas things come out before thanksgiving.  People need to start recalling that christmas time isn't a shopping spree.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 2 Responses May 12, 2009

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    Target Overnight

    Here it is...Almost April.....And when I am at work....I find myself wondering....When Will the next season start here at Target????   I mean in the past it was in April that we started to see the Back to School stuff start coming in the store......But hey...That was also...
    singer1960 singer1960 46-50, F Mar 21, 2009

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    Take It From Someone Who Works In Retail

    Over the course of 10 years, I've worked for three different retail stores, including working in the Shipping department of the distribution center of one of them (5 years each for the past 2 places, about 6 months at my current one). The one common thread with all three...
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 16, 2012

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    It Is Almost Here

    I made the mistake of going into Walmart today looking for a summer related item (life jacket). There was only one womans small jacket available (I am a male LG to XL). I asked the guy with the handy blue name take emblazened with the friendly "May I help you"...
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M 5 Responses Jul 31, 2009

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    On Christmas Story

      For a few years I worked at a walmart at thankgiving for more then a few times-wll the holidays were supposed to be about love and god-not.  Christmas should have nothingto do with shopping and shouldn't be seen till december I think.  I always grew up loving...
    sibyll sibyll 51-55, F 10 Responses May 20, 2009

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    I Love It........but Not With Spiders

    Christmas is the second most holy day of the year for Christians. The first being the day he rose from the dead. Walmart has had Christmas stuff out for a month already. I am now wishing the Greeter and everyone in Walmart Blue a "Very Merry Christmas to you!!!" at the...
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 4, 2008

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    More Like Thanksgiving

    I like Thanksgiving too...I don't want to jump into Christmas before Thanksgiving.  I think we should just take one holiday at a time.  After Halloween, Thanksgiving stuff should come out.  After Thanksgiving, THEN Christmas stuff can come out.  Then after New...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 25, 2008

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    What Up?

    Christmas is great but Halloween and Christmas don't go together.  Halloween is scary and fun. Christmas is cheery and fun too..
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 27, 2008

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    Commercial ,,, But

    and then all year long. I once thought Christmas was too commercialized but what is Christmas? It is a celebration of the birth of Christ (even though we celebrate the wrong month & day) and immortality, hence the Christmas or pine tree. It is also a time of peace &...
    amblinrollin amblinrollin 51-55, M May 16, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    hey there, i had as a child more than only one bad experience. My memories reach from abuse to really badly hurt. My Mother with a lot of time for men but only hate for her...
    sundina sundina 22-25, F 3 Responses May 15

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    I am in love with one of my best friends. I truly believe we met for a reason. He is the only person I am myself around. When I am with him, I am always laughing and my usual...
    samantha10135 samantha10135 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm engaged I shouldn't feel like this but he just makes me smile and always makes me feel accepted and wanted and beautiful I can't help it my brain says no but my heart says yes
    youngkinyteenmom youngkinyteenmom 18-21, F 3 Responses May 4

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    I have feelings for this guy and I shouldn't. What do I do ?
    BigAss101 BigAss101 18-21, F 1 Response May 19

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    Hey guys and gals... around a year ago I posted something I shouldn't have and it's kinda getting to me now but I don't want to tell anyone even though my whole school know's about...
    maddawgaether maddawgaether 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    I have seen some pretty f*cked up stuff being done by people calling themselves 'parents' almost to the point its a push calling them 'people' Guys who knock a girl up but can't be...
    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M 1 Response May 10

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    A friend of mine had to take care of his neighbor's kids for a few days because their dad was away and their mom had to go to the hospital after a car accident. He had absolutely...
    blubbyourmom blubbyourmom 22-25, M 2 Responses May 14

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    I have a kinda big crush on this kid in my band class , 2 years older than me (yikes). I thought nothing of it , just a little crush at first , but then he told me that he liked me...
    Sydney82 Sydney82 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Couldn't stop after we started. Sometimes I think about it too much. I remembered searching for articles and posts about whether I should feel bad about it or not. I ended up just...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 4

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    I don't think I'll make a good mother. I think this is my first time admitting such.
    LwrenSD LwrenSD 26-30, F 6 Responses May 10

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    My aunt has 3 (I think, maybe more) kids, yet she can't support herself. She doesn't have a full-time job nor does she have adequate living arrangements. She's going to court for...
    QuietSiren QuietSiren 18-21, F 2 Responses May 15

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    There's this girl that I like. I enjoy making her laugh and even teasing her a bit, but it always feels like I'm about to overstep certain boundaries. I'm 90% sure there's...
    tfsQuack tfsQuack 16-17, M 1 Response May 21

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    I'm one of those people who should NOT have kids. They annoy me to the umpteenth power! Like they're cute and all, but they’re nowhere near cute enough for me to be like, “I...
    RoyalTeee RoyalTeee 26-30, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have met someone on here who I am beginning to really like. She is cute, intelligent, and about half my age. I know she doesn't think of me on that way...and besides there is...
    jeffyduke jeffyduke 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    There's no way that I could ever be with him. We never talk, we don't know each other, he has a boyfriend, and I don't believe that we are compatible. Yet I find myself attracted...
    PapaSun56 PapaSun56 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 30

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    I have a huge crush on my manager at work but he's nearly twice my age and has three children! I think it's more a fantasy thing
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Apr 30

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    Even though the human body is made to continue the existence of our species, it doesn't mean some people should contribute their genes for the next generation. I live in an upper...
    TheIvoryOwl TheIvoryOwl 18-21, F May 16

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    had a crush on my teacher, I dont know, but at some point it felt like he did to. I was 18 in my senior year. he was my favorite teacher, and I his favorite student. he use to...
    meliena meliena 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was molested by a cousin at a young age. I remember waiting for my "first" and being basically ridiculed for not "having my cherry popped" once I picked the guy..Everything came...
    youreable youreable 26-30, F 7 Responses May 3

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    I know you're a problem but sometimes I can't help myself. Trouble is tempting.
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Apr 30

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    She is one of my colleagues, she works at the reception of the company I'm working for.. She is a beauty, young with perfect 10 figure. Blue eyes, black hair, nice boobs, and even...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 4

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    I see him twice a week. We've never actually spoken, but I find him looking at me often, without shame. Doesn't even look away when I've caught him. He's good looking, and I've...
    IAAS IAAS 18-21, F May 4

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    I like this boy at my school. His in the same grade as me and age. He's very smart. His not dating anyone and his in the football team and baseball. I have like him since 6th grade...
    atmtatum atmtatum 16-17, F May 7

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    I can't go into much detail, because I don't want the individual in question to know. Hello I let you into this, well crush. I am 20 years old and I haven't never had a crush on...
    AngelsinDevon AngelsinDevon 18-21, M 1 Response May 16

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    I was 13, and it makes me feel so guilty and awful. When I think of my husband I hope and pray that he hasn't been doing things with other girls. Thoughts run in my head of fear...
    alps1416 alps1416 13-15, F 5 Responses May 16

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    I've know this guy since we were 5. he used to like me but I didn't like him. then last summe we hung out and we were all flirty and cute but then summer ended and I had to stop...
    nellybear214 nellybear214 13-15, F 1 Response May 20

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    I have a crush on my best friend, but I don't know how to progress our relationship, or if I even should for fear of losing our friendship.
    screeminganvil8 screeminganvil8 16-17, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Here is a poem that I wrote about finally growing a pare and asking out the girl of my dreams...hope you enjoy... How? How do I tell her what I feel inside? My heart is so full...
    screeminganvil8 screeminganvil8 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    some people get the wrong idea of me sometimes. I can go from 0-10 in a heartbeat when necessary. when I'm in a good mood people try to ruin it and when I am in a bad mood people...
    Deeplyflawed89 Deeplyflawed89 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago