10 Rules for the Compulsory Christmas Music Period
One family's approach to holiday music
By Rick Anderson
At my house, the consumption of Christmas music is subject to a very clear and rigid set of rules. They are as follows:
The Compulsory Christmas Music Period (CCMP) begins when the last dessert dish from Thanksgiving dinner has been washed or placed in the dishwasher.
During the CCMP, only Christmas music may be played in Family Areas (whi…