‘Tis the season to ooh and awe. As long as I can remember, driving down Meadow Lane and Lincoln Avenue have been an annual tradition. Of course, things are much grander now than they were when I was a kid. And as Christmas gets closer, the traffic gets heavier. So my advice–park the car, bundle up and take a nice stroll. The lights are sure to put you in the holiday spirit. And if you are lucky,you will even be treated to hot chocolate and carolers.
Jessica Dalesandro Mindnich, Ph.D.A native of Stockton, Jessica Mindnich is a wife and mother of two. She holds a Ph.D. in Human Development and Education from U.C. Berkeley and has expertise in child development, family socialization and academic achievement. Read Full